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Director, National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
National Institutes of Health
Department of Health and Human Services
Do you have a vision for the future leadership and direction of NIH’s National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders? Are you a first-rate Scientific Leader seeking a career at one of the preeminent biomedical research institutes in the nation and the world? This position offers a unique and exciting opportunity for individuals who have a commitment to scientific excellence and the energy, enthusiasm, and innovative thinking necessary to lead a dynamic and diverse organization. The National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD) is the Federal Government’s lead agency for conducting and supporting biomedical research, behavioral research, and research training in the normal and disordered processes of hearing, balance, taste, smell, voice, speech, and language. The NIDCD Director provides leadership, vision, and direction to the Institute and advises the NIH Director and Institute and Center (IC) Directors on the development of NIH-wide scientific initiatives and policy issues related to deafness and communication disorders research training, and serves as principal liaison with other agencies of the DHHS and Federal Government.
We are looking for applicants with a commitment to scientific excellence and the energy, enthusiasm, and innovative thinking necessary to lead within a dynamic and diverse organization. Applicants must possess an M.D., Ph.D., or equivalent doctoral degree in the biomedical sciences and have senior-level research experience and knowledge of research programs related to human communication sciences. For the full list of qualifications, please see the announcement located at https://jobs.nih.gov/vacancies/executive/nidcd-director.htm.
The successful candidate for this position will be appointed at a salary commensurate with experience and accomplishments, and full Federal benefits, including leave, health and life insurance, retirement and savings plan (401K equivalent) will be provided.
If you are ready for an exciting leadership opportunity, please see the detailed vacancy announcement at:
Applications will be reviewed beginning August 1, 2018; the position is open until filled.
Please contact Brenda Fogel at SeniorRe@od.nih.gov for questions and/or additional information.
DHHS, NIDCD, AND NIH ARE EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYERS.