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Career Opportunities

Ph.D. and Postdoctoral Study

Innovation Opportunities of a Lifetime

We foster a culture of innovation and lifelong learning that supports the exploration of your academic interests and creative ideas. From pursuing new ideas and concepts to teaching STEM classes and courses, we provide a variety of avenues for you to collaborate with subject-matter experts, develop your work, and solve critical challenges for our nation. Some of our collaboration and research opportunities include:

  • Independent Research and Development Program (IRAD)
  • Johns Hopkins Sabbatical Fellow and Professorship Program
  • Teaching opportunities with the Johns Hopkins Whiting School of Engineering

I am continually surprised by the breadth of expertise that can be found around the Lab. It seems that no matter what expertise is needed when writing a proposal or building a project team, it can almost always be found somewhere.

Morgana Ph.D. in Materials Science in Engineering