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Environmental Management Participation Program for the U.S. Army Environmental Command (USAEC)

Sponsor Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education
About Support is provided to undertake part-time or full-time research in environmental programs at the U.S. Army Environmental Center or other approved locations.
Duration 1 year
Objectives The sponsor provides support for research in environmental programs involving cultural and natural resources, restoration, compliance, conservation, pollution prevention, validation, demonstration, technology transfer, quality assurance and quality control, training, information management and reporting, and related programs. Research may be conducted at the U.S. Army Environmental Center (Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland), and other approved locations. Areas of interest include earth, environmental and marine sciences. Additional disciplines include: archaeology, biology, chemistry, ecology, engineering, entomology, environmental sciences, forestry, historic preservation, information sciences, plant pathology, wildlife biology, and zoology.
Eligibility Eligible applicants are undergraduate and graduate students; postgraduates who have completed degree within the last five years; faculty members; and retired scientists. Applicants must be U.S. citizens.
Funding Stipends are based on research area(s) and academic classification. Faculty appointment stipends are based on regular salary. Appointments are made up to one year, full-time or part-time; renewable up to a total of four years full-time participation for postgraduates; renewable up to a total of five years full-time participation for postdoctorates.