Do you want skills beyond science and research that can help you stand out in your professional career?

Do you dream about how your research can positively impact people and the planet?

Whether you are aiming for academia, an industry start-up, a government lab, a non-profit or any career in which STEM graduates are sought, consider joining us in Lens of the Market® through the OSU NRT-IGE funded by the National Science Foundation!

Watch the video on what students are saying about Lens of the Market®.


We are seeking graduate students and postdocs whose research aligns with these themes to join the teams.

Aligned research provides the skills desired and needed for your future success in any career path. With Lens of the Market® you

  • Have the opportunity to inform your research from the results!
  • Can meet colleagues working in areas that can promote new research ideas.
  • Can, as a team, provide the multi-disciplinary skill set required for any new service or product to be brought to the market.
  • Gain the skills to work in a cross-functional, multi-disciplinary team.;

Graduate students (M.S. and Ph.D.) and Postdocs in the following colleges are welcome to apply:

  • College of Agricultural Sciences
  • College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences
  • College of Engineering
  • College of Forestry
  • College of Pharmacy
  • College of Public Health and Human Sciences
  • College of Science 

Questions? You can also contact Michelle Dolgos (Co-PI ) at


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