job-area: Community & Social Sciences

FBI Counterterrorism and Forensic Science Research Unit Fellowship Opportunity

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Counterterrorism and Forensic Science Research Unit (CFSRU) provides technical leadership for the FBI as well as for other law enforcement and intelligence agencies through applied research and development. Under the guidance of a mentor, you may be involved in some or all of the following: conducting searches of scientific literature, designing experimental plans, conducting field tests, performing analytical laboratory analyses, analyzing instrumental data/documenting results, and preparing and presenting research findings to diverse audiences, both orally and in writing. To be eligible, participants must: be a U.S. Citizen, must have completed requirements for a bachelor’s, master’s, or Ph.D.
within the last 5 years (some exceptions may apply), undergo an extensive FBI background investigation, and meet suitability criteria.