Army Research Institute for Environmental Medicine (USARIEM), U.S Army Medical Research & Materiel Command (USAMRMC) Research Participation Program

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Description:   The U.S. Army Research Institute for Environmental Medicine (USARIEM) conducts biomedical research to improve and sustain Warfighter health and performance under all conditions. USARIEM was established in 1961 as a research laboratory under the U.S. Army Medical Research and Development Command (now USAMRMC). USARIEM is internationally recognized as the DoD’s premier laboratory for Warfighter health and performance research and focuses on environmental medicine, physiology, physical and cognitive performance, and nutrition research. Military guidance has been published for operations in heat, cold, and high-altitude environments and nutrition for health and performance. The Institute is organized into five divisions: Biophysics and Biomedical Modeling, Military Nutrition, Military Performance, Thermal and Mountain Medicine, and Research Support. By leveraging its unique capabilities and facilities with industry, academia, and the government, USARIEM produces a variety of important products, including performance optimization doctrine, preventive medicine and planning doctrine, materiel development support, physiological monitoring strategies and predictive algorithms, and Health Hazard Assessments.

Discipline(s):   life, health, and medical sciences; communications and graphic design; mathematics; computer science; physical sciences; earth, environmental, and marine sciences; social and behavioral sciences; engineering

Eligibility:  U.S. Citizens Only. Undergraduate and Graduate students; Postgraduates who have completed degree within the last five years; Faculty Members; and Retired Scientists.

Location(s):   USARIEM (Natick, MA)

Duration:   Undergraduate and Graduate students; Postgraduates who have completed degree within the last five years; Faculty Members; and Retired Scientists.

Frequency:  Year-round

Awards made:  Number varies

Deadline(s):  Applications are accepted year-round

Benefits:  Stipend based on research area(s) and academic classification; Faculty appointment stipends based on regular salary

Funding source(s):  Through an interagency agreement with the U.S. Department of Energy

How to apply:  Complete an application at ORAU Maryland

Contact(s):
Recruiter Project Manager
Carl Rodgers Brianna Znamirowski
Carl.Rodgers@orau.org Brianna.Znamirowski@orau.org

(443) 303-2517

(410) 306-9219

 

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