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The U.S. Army Research Laboratory Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellowship will provide the opportunity for recipients to pursue independent research of their own choosing that supports the mission of ARL. The Fellow benefits by having this opportunity and by working alongside some of the nation's best scientists and engineers. ARL benefits by the expected transfer of new science and technology that enhances the capabilities of the U.S. Army and the warfighter in times of both peace and war.

ARL invites exceptional young researchers to participate in this excitement as ARL Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellows. These Fellows must display extraordinary ability in scientific research and show clear promise of becoming outstanding leaders. Candidates are expected to have successfully tackled a major scientific or engineering problem during their thesis work or to have provided a new approach or insight, evidenced by a recognized impact in their field.

Location is Aberdeen Proving Ground in the upper Chesapeake Bay region. Candidates must be a U.S. Citizen. Stipend is $100,000 plus benefits and a travel and equipment budget.

Fellowships currently available include:

The Harry Diamond Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellowship
 The George F. Adams Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellowship
 The Robert J. Eichelberger Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellowship
 The ENIAC Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellowship

Further information including application guidance can be found at the link below: 

May 1, 2017 - Application deadline
 June 15, 2017 - Finalists notified and seminars scheduled 
 July 15, 2017 - Final selection of Fellows 
 Oct. 1, 2017 to Jan. 1, 2018 - Fellows begin tenure at ARL

For more information, contact:
Joseph Gamson, (301) 394-3813, [log in to unmask]

For an ARL advisor in the computational social sciences, please contact:
Dr. Norbou Buchler, [log in to unmask]

Norbou Buchler, PhD
Cyber & Networked Systems, Team Lead
Human Research & Engineering Directorate
Army Research Laboratory
Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD 21005

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