Postdoctoral Research and Fellowship Programs

Sandia offers postdoctoral candidates the opportunity to explore the multiple dimensions of a career at a national laboratory. This partnership facilitates ground-breaking collaborative research by providing exceptional candidates the opportunity to work with some of the nation’s top minds and in exceptional scientific facilities.

Sandia Fellows may work at either of Sandia’s principal locations in New Mexico or California. Currently, there are three prestigious Fellowships available:

Harry S. Truman Fellowship

A three-year fellowship to attract  nationally recognized new PhD scientists and engineers

Jill Hruby Fellowship

A three-year appointment to encourage women considering leadership in national security as scientists and engineers

John von Neumann Fellowship

A one- to two-year postdoctoral fellowship in applied and computational mathematics relevant to a broad range of science and engineering problems

Postdoctoral Positions

Postdoctoral appointees conduct leading-edge research, publish and present their findings, collaborate with others in academia and industry, and contribute to the advancement of technology in a wide variety of scientific fields.