2023 Call for Oppenheimer Nominations is Open!

FINAL NOMINATION MATERIALS are due by October 14. Peer nominations should be submitted well in advance for consideration. 

The Oppenheimer Science & Energy Leadership Program

OSELP is a Distinguished Fellowship Program for exceptional leaders from DOE's National Labs and our strategic partners.


All 17 DOE National Labs are part of the Oppenheimer program. Participants engage deeply in the DOE mission space. 


Oppenheimer Fellows explore the singular breadth, diversity, and complexity of the DOE-National Lab system.

Lia Merminga Appointed Fermilab Director

Lia Merminga, a member of Oppenheimer Cohort 1, is the seventh Laboratory Director of Fermilab.