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Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

Ready to move your career forward with one of the top-ten educational programs in nuclear engineering in the country? Apply for one of our open positions today. Check this page regularly for new opportunities and updates.

Current Openings

Research Scientist

NPRE currently has an opening for a research scientist. The duties associated with the position are to support the research and development in the area of External Hazard (e.g., seismic, flood) Probabilistic Risk Assessment (PRA) for nuclear power plants, including but not limited to: (a) development of advanced methodologies and full-scope implementation for industry applications; (b) assisting with the project management and proposal developments; and (c) communicating scientific advancements with stakeholders through a variety of outlets, webinars, presentations, and scientific publications, and d) prepare and submit research grants in collaboration with the team members in the SoTeRiA-IAP laboratory.


Postdoctoral Research Associates


Graduate Students

There are currently some  openings in Prof. Yang Zhang's group. For other graduate student positions open within NPRE, please contact a faculty member in whose research you are interested, or contact Becky Meline, Coordinator of Academic Programs.