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Applications for Maria Goeppert Mayer and Walter Massey Fellowships

Please circulate this information to your networks and encourage highly qualified candidates to consider these opportunities.

The call is now open for FY2023 applications for both the Maria Goeppert Mayer and Walter Massey fellowships.

The Maria Goeppert Mayer Fellowship is awarded internationally to outstanding doctoral scientists and engineers who are at early points in promising careers. That it bears the name of Goeppert Mayer underscores the prestige of this fellowship. All application materials must be submitted by 7:00 PM Central Standard Time (U.S.) on October 1, 2021. Incomplete applications will not be considered for review. Candidates for the fellowships must display superb ability in scientific or engineering research and must show definite promise of becoming outstanding leaders in the research they pursue. Fellows work closely with an Argonne sponsor to pursue their research interests. Fellows are hired as an Argonne Scholar with full benefits, a highly competitive salary and a stipend for research support. Fellows may renew their appointments on an annual basis for up to 3 years, with the possibility of retention.

Information can be found at: https://www.anl.gov/hr/maria-goeppert-mayer-fellowship

The Walter Massey Fellowship is awarded to outstanding doctoral scientists and engineers who are at early points in promising careers. That it bears the name of Massey underscores the prestige of this fellowship. All application materials must be submitted by 7:00 PM Central Standard Time (US) on October 1, 2021. Incomplete applications will not be considered for review.

This Fellowship is awarded to outstanding scientists and engineers who have recently received their Ph.D. or are in the process of completing degree requirements.

The fellowship was established in honor of Argonne’s first Black laboratory director, Dr. Walter Massey, who is a distinguished advocate of equity in science and education. Walter Massey Fellows will pursue independent research that supports Argonne purpose: make game-changing discoveries and inspire new technology to meet national needs for sustainable energy, economic competitiveness, and security. All qualified applicants will be considered for this fellowship and those who can demonstrate leadership in the areas of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion are encouraged to apply.

Information can be found at: https://www.anl.gov/hr/walter-massey-fellowship

Published Date
07.30.2021