The National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), seeks highly-motivated applicants for scientific administrative openings as a Scientific Program Analyst in Bethesda, Maryland.
This is an exciting opportunity for recent graduates in the biological sciences to gain first-hand experience in and broad exposure to how cutting-edge medical research is supported. It is an ideal position for applicants seeking a two-year appointment prior to enrolling in graduate or professional school. The position supports the genomics research programs and consortia funded by NHGRI. The Scientific Program Analyst will carry out administrative duties and scientific analyses in support of Program Directors in the NHGRI Extramural Research Program, which awards grants to the academic and biotechnology communities to carry out basic and applied genomics research. Please see www.genome.gov/researchfunding for more information about NHGRI.
Candidates for this position will carry out duties in support of the NHGRI mission, including:
*** Travel may be required for this position depending on programmatic need.
*** This is not a laboratory research position. Duties are carried out in an office environment.
Required Qualifications and Skills
This is a contract position with a two-year term. The successful applicant will be an employee of an NIH contracting agency. The contracting agency offers competitive salaries and a generous benefits package.
Please email resume (include GPA) and cover letter to NHGRIERPRecruitment@mail.nih.gov. In your cover letter, please address the following:
Applications must be received by Monday, January 28, 2019 to be considered.
Posted: November 26, 2018