As the environmental research arm of the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE), DRI conducts cutting-edge research in air, land, life, and water across Nevada, the nation, and world. With more than 500 employees and two main campuses in Reno and Las Vegas, Nevada, DRI generates nearly $50 million in total annual revenue. As part of a research- and product-driven organization, DRI's faculty members are entrepreneurial, and responsible for their own salaries from external grants and contracts. This blend of academic rigor and pragmatism has earned DRI a reputation for delivering rapid, high quality environmental science in a professional fashion.
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Our current vacancies are listed below. Click on a position title for a detailed description and submittal requirements.
11/19/2013 - Staff/Assistant Research Scientist, Weather Modification Program (Reno, NV)
11/19/2013 - Laboratory Technician I (Reno, NV)
11/15/2013 - Audiovisual Technician/Front Desk Support (Las Vegas, NV)
11/13/2013 - Program Specialist II (Reno, NV)
11/07/2013 - Postdoctoral Fellow, Data Analysis (Reno, NV)
11/07/2013 - Postdoctoral Fellow, Cyber-physical Systems (Reno, NV)
11/07/2013 - Postdoctoral Fellow, High Performance Computing (Reno, NV)
11/07/2013 - Staff Research Scientist, Analyst Programmer (Reno, NV)
11/06/2013 - Staff Research Scientist, Programmer/Analyst (Reno, NV)
On occasion, DRI has Temporary Faculty or Technologist positions available that are listed below.
11/26/2013 - GreenPower Coordinator (Reno, NV)
On occasion, DRI has Graduate Research Assistantships available that are listed below.
11/05/2013 - Graduate Research Assistantship (Ph.D.), Soil Physics/Vadose Zone Hydrology/Hydrogeology (Las Vegas, NV)
On occasion, DRI has hourly positions available that are listed below. All hourly position applicants must complete the DRI Hourly Employment Application Form (PDF).
12/02/2013 - Human Resources Assistant (Reno, NV)
Western Regional Climate Center
Climate Information and Data Services
Providing jointly developed products, services and capabilities that enhance the delivery of public climate information.
Applied Innovation Center
Focused on Advanced Analytics
Providing innovation services to develop and commercialize solutions for both private and public sector clients.
Nevada Center of Excellence
Supporting Nevada's Economic Development
Combining NSHE water expertise and IBM’s advanced technologies to grow tomorrow's workforce.
Diversity at DRI
An Inclusive Mission of Research Excellence
Offering a supportive and diverse environment for our students, faculty/staff and visitors.