Fellowship Opportunity: DHS Chemical and Biological Defense Science and Technology Directorate

Click here to apply for this opportunity. Reference Code DHS-RPP-CBD-2017-0001 How To Apply A complete application package consists of: An application Transcript(s) – For this opportunity, an unofficial transcript or copy of the student academic records printed by the applicant or by academic advisors from internal institution systems may be submitted.  Selected candidate must provide […]

IIAD accepting applications for Undergraduate and Veterinary Student Internships

The Institute for Infectious Animal Diseases (IIAD), a Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Center of Excellence, is hosting two summer 2017 internship opportunities. As in 2016, the Institute will host undergraduate students majoring in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, or agricultural education along with veterinary students interested in furthering their knowledge and competencies in […]

Training opportunity for next-generation scientists in transboundary animal diseases

Do you know any early-career faculty, post-doctoral candidates or graduate students who are interested in transboundary animal diseases and desire to gain the skills needed to take research discoveries to the marketplace? Our Bench to Shop program offers a three-week experiential training program (during the summer of 2018) and a five-month online course. The focus is to gain an […]

Applications for Graduate Student Summer Associate Program due January 5

Applications are now available for the Graduate Student Summer Associate Program at DHS’ new Federally Funded Research and Development Center (FFRDC), the Homeland Security Operations Analysis Center. This program provides a great opportunity for graduate students across the Centers of Excellence to explore a career serving the Homeland Security Enterprise through FFRDC research and analysis. […]

DHS Internship Opportunity for Graduate and Undergraduate Students

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate Office of University Programs sponsors a 10-week summer internship program for students majoring in homeland security related science, technology, engineering and mathematics (HS-STEM) disciplines. The program provides students with quality research experiences at federal research facilities located across the country and allows students the […]

VSCP to be highlighted in December edition of Career Pathway Webinars

The Institute for Infectious Animal Diseases’ (IIAD) Veterinary Science Certificate Program (VSCP) will be highlighted in the December edition of the National 4-H and Lockheed Martin Corporations’ Career Pathways Webinar. IIAD is a Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Center of Excellence with programs focused on a variety of education initiatives, including youth education […]

IIAD hosts two fellows as part of DHS Summer Research Team Program for Minority Serving Institutions

The Institute for Infectious Animal Diseases (IIAD), a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Center of Excellence, recently hosted two fellows from Lincoln University as part of the ten-week DHS Summer Research Team Program for Minority Serving Institutions. The Program focuses in enhancing scientific research by bringing in pairs of students and young […]

Veterinary Science Certificate Program to be highlighted during Texas 4-H Virtual Conference

On Friday, September 2, 2016, Joe W. Mask, Ph.D., assistant professor and Texas A&M AgriLife Extension specialist, will be leading an online session on the Youth Veterinary Science project, which includes the Veterinary Science Certificate Program, during the 10 a.m. session of the Texas 4-H Virtual Conference. Volunteers, parents and Extension agents involved with Texas […]

DHS Agricultural Defense and National Wildlife Research Center fellowship opportunity

Opportunity: Agricultural Defense and National Wildlife Research Center Fellow Organization: U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Program: DHS Research Participation Program Description: The Agriculture Defense Branch within the Chemical and Biological Defense Division (CBD) of the DHS Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) has a mission mandated in Homeland Security Presidential Directive 9 (HSPD-9), to protect the Nation’s food […]

Save the Date: 2nd Global Conference on One Health

Save the Date 2nd Global Conference on One Health November 10-11, 2016 Kitakyushu City, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan Following the successful Global Conference on One Health (GCOH) that was held in Madrid in May 2015, the World Veterinary Association (WVA) and World Medical Association (WMA) in close collaboration with the Japan Medical Association (JMA) and the […]