FAA Centers of Excellence
Albert Einstein Fellowship Open to K-12 Educators
Application Deadline - Wed. December 4
The Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship Program is currently accepting applications for the 2014-15 fellowship year. The Einstein Fellowship seeks experienced and distinguished K-12 educators in fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) to serve an 11-month fellowship appointment in a Federal agency or U.S. Congressional office. Read More»
Philip James Wolfe
Center of Excellence: FAA Centers of Excellence Partnership for Air Transportation Noise and Emissions Reduction (PARTNER)
School: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Title of Student's Thesis/Dissertation: Development and Application of Environmental-Economic Models of Climate, Air Quality, and Noise Impacts of Aviation
Center of Excellence: FAA Joint Center of Excellence for Advanced Materials (CECAM)
School: Wichita State University
Title of Student's Thesis/Dissertation: The Development of the Dynamic Mechanical Analyzer (DMA) Calibration and Testing Procedures
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Apply Now for the 2014-15 Albert Einstein Fellowship
The Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship Program is currently accepting applications for the 2014-15 fellowship year. The Einstein Fellowship seeks experienced and distinguished K-12 educators in fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) to serve an 11-month fellowship appointment in a Federal agency or U.S. Congressional office.
Application deadline: 5:00 p.m. EST, December 4, 2013
To be eligible, applicants must be:
- U.S. citizens,
- currently employed full-time in a public or private elementary or secondary school or school district,
- and must have taught full-time for at least five of the last seven years in a STEM discipline.
The Einstein Fellowship is managed by the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Science, in partnership with other sponsoring agencies including the National Science Foundation (NSF), the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and in collaboration with the Triangle Coalition for STEM Education and the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education.
Information about the Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship Program, including eligibility requirements, program benefits, application requirements, and access to the online application system can be found at http://science.energy.gov/wdts/einstein/.