The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has a position opening for a Health Scientist Administrator (Program Director) with expertise in human neurogenomics and related bioinformatics science.
Position Description: The successful candidate will work with NIH staff and investigators to strengthen programs in neurogenomics including human genetics, epigenetics, transcriptomics, proteomics and associated bioinformatics analyses.
Qualifications: NINDS is seeking a candidate with a doctoral degree and post-doctoral training, with expertise in human genomics and associated bioinformatics, computational biology, and/or data science knowledge. Candidates with a strong background in neuroscience are highly desirable. Applicants must demonstrate that they have worked independently in planning, organizing, and conducting biomedical behavioral health, or health-related research; served effectively in research program administration in these fields; and acquired an understanding of the history, interests, internal dynamics, and relationships of organizations in which health research is conducted. The responsibilities of this federal position require U.S. Citizenship or proof of being a U.S. National by the hiring date.