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Associateship Programs at Naval Medical Research Center/Naval Health Research Center (NMRC/NHRC)

This page provides specific information about the NRC Research Associateship Program at NMRC/NHRC.

  • Use the navigation on the left to explore individual opportunities at NMRC/NHRC.
  • Click to learn more about Naval Medical Research Center/Naval Health Research Center
  • Click About RAP to learn more about the Research Associateship Programs at the NRC.

When to Apply

This Agency participates in all reviews.

Click How to Apply for information about reviews and review deadlines.


Click Eligibility for overall eligibility criteria for RAP.

Research opportunities at NMRC/NHRC are open to U.S. citizens, permanent residents and non-U.S. citizens.

Research opportunities at NMRC/NHRC are open to Postdoctoral and Senior applicants.

Click About RAP - Levels for a definition of each level.

Please note: Eligibility can vary for each research opportunity; be sure to check the specific opportunity(s) in which you are interested. Applicants who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents should ask the prospective Adviser about specific security requirements.


Base Stipend Travel Allotment Supplementation
$47,000 $3,000

$5,000 Supplement for Doctorates in Engineering, Computer Science & Clinical Space-Biomedical Science

NHRC/Naval Aerospace Medical Research Laboratory
$47,000 $2,500
Naval Health Research Center
$47,000 $2,500
NHRC/Naval Submarine Medical Res Lab
$47,000 $2,500

Experience Supplement:
Postdoctoral and Senior Associates will receive an appropriately higher stipend based on the number of years of experience past their PhD.

All Associates will receive a stipend increase after one year of tenure.


Naval Medical Research Center/Naval Health Research Center (NMRC/NHRC) - Silver Spring, MD
Dr. Stephen Thomas Ahlers (301) 319-7480
Naval Health Research Center, San Diego - San Diego, CA
Dr. Karl Van Orden (619) 553-8421
NHRC Detachment/Health Effects Laboratory - Wright Patterson AFB, OH
Cmdr. Warren W. Jederberg (937) 904-9433
NHRC Naval Submarine Medical Research Laborator - Groton, CT
Dr. Jerry Lamb (860) 694-4361
NRC Program Administrator
Dr. Ray Gamble 202-334-2787
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