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Your Environment. Your Health.

Careers & Training

The NIEHS offers a broad range of job opportunities, career enhancement programs, and research training grants and programs in environmental health sciences and administration. These opportunities are divided into four categories—administrative, hazmat safety & training, jobs and research. 

April 2017 - Message from Dr. Birnbaum

Dr. Linda Birnbaum, Director of NIEHS & NTP, video affirming the NIH commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Jobs at NIEHS

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The institute has a variety of employment opportunities including professional, technical, administrative and clerical positions.


Research Training

The NIEHS provides a wide range of research training opportunities at its Research Triangle Park, North Carolina facility.


Hazmat Safety & Training

hazardous materials removal, containment, and transportation
The Worker Education and Training Program (WETP) supports workers engaged in activities related to hazardous materials and waste generation, removal, containment, transportation and emergency response.