We have multiple openings for continuing graduate students and recent graduates with a bachelor's or master's degree within one year to engage in practical research experience to further their educational goals. You will conduct research in the following scientific fields: organic/inorganic synthesis, analytical, computational, materials characterization, actinide materials, optical materials science; electrochemistry; materials chemistry and physics; computational chemistry and materials science; nanoscale materials synthesis and characterization and metallurgy. These positions are in Materials Science Division.
In this role you will
Working with scientists on projects involving hands-on work in a laboratory, computation or data analysis.
Under limited direction and supervision will conduct research in assigned area.
Performing technical assignments of a basic degree of complexity and providing advanced technical support to scientist in scientific research and development projects.
Presenting work through presentations and/or poster sessions.
Must be a continuing college or university student in good standing at an accredited institution pursuing a graduate degree or a recent graduate with a bachelor's or master's degree in chemistry, materials sciences, computational chemistry, or a related field.
Demonstrated academic achievement in chemistry, materials sciences, computational chemistry, or related field.
Experience applying basic scientific principles to solve technical problems.
Demonstrated effective communication skills.
Ability to present and communicate concepts and ideas.
Experience working with personal computers and familiarity with Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Ability to work in a team environment.
Qualifications We Desire
GPA of 3.0 or above.
Internal Number: 3743990000012485
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For more than 60 years, the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory has applied science and technology to make the world a safer place.Livermore’s defining responsibility is ensuring the safety, security and reliability of the nation’s nuclear deterrent. Yet LLNL’s mission is broader than stockpile stewardship, as dangers ranging from nuclear proliferation and terrorism to energy shortages and climate change threaten national security and global stability. The Laboratory’s science and engineering are being applied to achieve breakthroughs for counterterrorism and nonproliferation, defense and intelligence, energy and environmental security.
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