Los Alamos National Laboratory Graduate Student in Los Alamos, New Mexico
Vacancy Name: IRC73602
Job Title Graduate Student
Location Los Alamos, NM, US
Organization Name CCS-DO/Computer, Computational & Stat Sciences
What You Will Do
Come join the brightest minds at the most innovative R&D facility supporting our national security!
Graduate and Post Master’s students have the opportunity to participate in the GRA program after receiving a master's degree and those enrolled/accepted in a PhD program. Students are able to work with professionals in a variety of career fields, including applied math, statistics, computer science, quantum computing, physics, computational physics, theoretical astrophysics, data science, information science, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and related fields. The intent of this program is for the student to prepare for acceptance into another graduate program (MS or PhD) by taking any required entrance exams and applying to programs while gaining additional research/work experience. Post-masters students may remain in this category for up to two years.
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
Academic or industry experience in one or more of the following areas:
Materials science and advanced manufacturing
Next-generation energy science and technology
Space and planetary systems science
Epidemiology and public health
Cyber security and network science
Image and multi-source signals analysis
Analysis of complex engineered systems, including the nuclear stockpile
High-performance computing and simulation play a large and growing role in many of these disciplines and applications.
Completion of a Master’s degree within the past 3 years or enrollment/acceptance in a PhD program, with a cumulative GPA of at least a 3.2
Notes to Applicants: As part of the application process, please upload your transcripts, cover letter, and resume/CV
No Clearance: Position does not require a security clearance. Selected candidates will be subject to drug testing and other pre-employment background checks.
New-Employment Drug Test: The Laboratory requires successful applicants to complete a new-employment drug test and maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.
Internal Applicants: Please refer to Laboratory policy P701 for applicant eligibility.
For general program information refer to the Student Programs web page.
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Where You Will Work
Located in northern New Mexico, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. LANL enhances national security by ensuring the safety and reliability of the U.S. nuclear stockpile, developing technologies to reduce threats from weapons of mass destruction, and solving problems related to energy, environment, infrastructure, health, and global security concerns.
The Computer, Computational, and Statistical Sciences (CCS) Division is a scientific research and development organization working in five principal mission areas of Los Alamos National Laboratory: basic science and technology research programs; climate and energy programs; global security programs; the nuclear weapons program; and information science and technology. The division is comprised of scientists focused on impactful research and development in fundamental computer science, computational physics, statistics, and applied mathematics. CCS Division bridges the computational sciences that are central to scientific discovery and innovation with external partners and laboratory programs to solve complex and fundamental problems ranging from metagenomics to nuclear energy.
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Appointment Type GRA
Contact Name Doyle, Christine Louise
Req ID: IRC73602