ORISE Business Areas

Science Education Programs

Occupational Exposure and Worker Studies

Professional and Technical Training

Independent Environmental Assessment and Verification

Radiation Emergency Assistance Center/Training Site

National Security and Emergency Management

Scientific Peer Reviews

Worker and Public Health Communication

Other Business Areas


ORISE is managed for
the U.S. Department of Energy
by Oak Ridge Associated Universities
Oak Ridge Associated Universities
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Established as an official U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) institute in 1992, with programs dating back to 1946, the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) is a national leader in science education and research.

Message from the Director

Mission & Vision
Read a brief statement about ORISE's mission and vision to advance science and education programs.

ORISE-at-a-Glance Fact Sheet (pdf)
Read highlights about ORISE, including key accomplishments, financials, and customers.

Our Culture
Learn what four pillars of success define the culture of ORISE.

Visiting Us
Find maps and area information for our main campus in Oak Ridge, Tenn., as well as information on our satellite offices.

Discover listings of publications as well as links to reports and other manuals published by our employees.

ORISE Contract
Full text version of Department of Energy contract number DE-AC05-06OR23100 for the operation of ORISE.