Graduate Employment and Internships


New Mexico State Investment Council 

  • Disciplines: Business, Finance, Accounging, Engineering, Science
  • Professional Position in:
    • Investment Analyst / Senion Investment Analyst; Real Return Group
  • Posting

Disney Professional Internship in Technology

  • Disciplines: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Engineering Managment
  • Professional Internships in:
    • Web Design, Software Engineering, Game Engineering, Quality Assurance, UX Design, Digital Media, Application Developer, .Net Developer, Business Analyst, New Technology Analyst, Distribution Technologist, Electrical Engineer

National Research Council of the National Academies

  • Requirements: Ph.D. in associated discipline
  • Disciplines: Chemistry; Earth, Atmospheric and Space Sciences; Engineering, Applied Science, and Mathematics; Life Sciences; and Physics
  • Award Types:
    • Postdoctoral Research Awards
    • Graduate Awards
    • Senior Research Awards
  • Funding for one year (renewable up to three years total) to:
    • "conduct independent research in an area compatible with the interests of the sponsoring laboratory"
    • "devote full-time effort to research and publication"
    • "access the excellent and often unique facilities of the federal research enterprise"
    • "collaborate with leading scientists and engineers at federal research laboratories and affiliated institutions"
  • Support includes stipend, health insurance, relocation benefits, and allowance for professional travel.
  • Application deadlines: February 1, May 1, August 1, November 1
  • Find research opportunities that match your interests at, discuss with your prospective research advisor (contact information on the web site), complete the online application.
  • Questions? Contact: National Research Council of the National Academies at (202) 334-2760 or

Naval Research Laboratory Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

  • Requires: U.S. Citizen or Legal Permanent Resident; Must have received an earned Ph.D. or other research doctoral degree by the the appointment; Must have received Ph.D. no more than 7 years before start of appointment.
  • Award duration: One year with possible renewal for years two and three
  • Stipend: Competitive based on research field and host laboratory
  • (202) 350-5763 or

 Small Business Postdoctoral Research Diversity Fellowship

  • Requires: U.S. Citizen or Legal Permanent Resident; Must have received an earned Ph.D., Sc.D., or other research doctoral degree in a STEM-related discipline suppored by the National Science Foundation.
  • Program: Places recent Ph.D. recipients in designated active National Science Foundation (NSF) Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) companies. Aims: to help Phase II participants accelerate their research and to broaden participation from underrepresented groups such as women, African Americans, Hispanic Americans, American Indians, and Hawaiian/Pacific Islanders. 
  • Stipend: $75,000 per year plus health and life insurance; relocation ad travel grants are available.
  • Duration: Fellowships are for two years with satisfactory performance.