Early Career Scientists

Team meeting

Explore. Ask questions. Refine your research. Create synergy.

Your research program will grow here. Our dynamic, collegial research community supports early career investigators as they become independent scientists. Join others in applying the science of human behavior to social and public health challenges.

  • Focus entirely on your own research.
  • Join a collaborative work culture that fosters transdisciplinary approaches to new research questions.
  • Receive mentoring, guidance, & internal pre-review of grant proposals.
  • Collaborate with prominent researchers.
  • Enjoy the support of ORI's professional, responsive administrative staff.
  • Enjoy the family-and-fun-friendly culture! Children and pets always welcome.
  • Post-docs at other institutions can collaborate on proposal submissions for future funding.


If you'd like to learn more about becoming a researcher at ORI please email us.