PhD Intern (Hydrology)

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Richland, WA, United States 🇺🇸

Job Description

The candidate for this position will support interdisciplinary projects to study the environmental impact of conventional hydropower and marine and hydrokinetic renewable energy systems by detecting and tracking fish or other animals in the river or ocean using underwater acoustic telemetry. The primary scope of this position includes materials design and cell engineering associated with microbattery technologies.

Minimum Qualifications

Candidates must be currently enrolled/matriculated in a PhD program at an accredited college. Minimum GPA of 3.0 is required.

Preferred Qualifications

Candidate must be a graduate student in Chemistry or Engineering (Mechanical, Civil or Electrical Engineering). Prior research experience with battery research is preferred. Must have good written and oral communication skills and an ability to collaborate effectively. Must be safety orientated.

Candidate must be a graduate student in Chemistry or Engineering (Mechanical, Civil or Electrical Engineering).

Equal Employment Opportunity

PNNL is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse, talented workforce. EOE Disability/Vet/M/F/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. Staff at PNNL must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States.

Directorate: Energy & Environment

Job Category: Master’s and PhD Level Internships

Group: Hydrology

Opening Date: 2018-02-06

Closing Date: 2018-02-13


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