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Scientific Fellowships at CDRH

If you’re a scientist, physician, or engineer with research or regulatory experience, the Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) offers career opportunities in a wide range of disciplines, including:

  • Biology, including microbiology
  • Chemistry 
  • Engineering
  • Epidemiology
  • Social and behavior sciences
  • Statistics

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Current Open Fellowships

For details on a position, including qualifications and how to apply, click the Job Title to open the job description in PDF.

Job Title Office Application Period Starts Application Period Ends
Staff Fellow - Artificial Intelligence/Medical Imaging Device Scientist (DIDSR) Office of Science and Engineering Laboratories | FDA 5/03/2023 07/31/2023
Staff Fellow - Interdisciplinary Research Engineers (DBP) Office of Science and Engineering Laboratories | FDA 05/22/2023 07/31/2023

OPEQ Total Product Life Cycle Staff Fellowships Program

Job Title Office Application Period Starts Application Period Ends
Total Product Life Cycle (TPLC) Fellowship Program Office of Product Evaluation and Quality | FDA 5/05/2023 6/22/2023

Visiting Scientist Programs

The FDA’s Visiting Scientist Program provides opportunities for distinguished foreign scientists at all levels of their careers to work on problems of mutual interest. There are two categories of FDA’s Visiting Scientist Program participants:

ORISE Fellowships


ORISE is the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE). The ORISE Research Participation Programs at FDA accept applications year-round for participation in non-employment training opportunities with various levels of stipend support. Current students, recent graduates, and faculty researchers are eligible for this program. Find current ORISE opportunities at the FDA.


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