Job Details

Deputy Director, National Institute on Aging, NIH

Open Date:

2021-10-06


Close Date:

2021-11-29


Organization:

National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health (NIH)


Location:

Bethesda, Maryland


Skills And Qualifications:

The NIA seeks candidates who have a commitment to scientific excellence and the energy, enthusiasm, vision and innovative thinking necessary to lead a dynamic and diverse organization.  Applicants must possess an M.D. and/or Ph.D. and have senior-level research experience and knowledge of research programs in one or more scientific areas related to aging research.  They should be recognized and respected within their profession, both nationally and internationally, as individuals of outstanding scientific competence.  Applicants must have demonstrated ability in setting, planning, implementing and analyzing program objectives and priorities.  Candidates should have the demonstrated ability to manage financial and human resources, mentoring and lead a research program involving extensive internal and external collaboration.


Required Education:

See Skills & Qualifications


Duties And Responsibilities:

 

The National Institute on Aging (NIA), National Institutes of Health (NIH), is seeking exceptional candidates for the position of Deputy Director to assist in providing leadership to one of the preeminent organizations in the world for aging research. NIA leads a national scientific effort to understand the nature of aging and the conditions associated with growing older in order to extend the healthy, active years of life. The Institute is the primary federal agency supporting and conducting Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias research. 

This position offers a unique and exciting opportunity for a dynamic individual to assist the NIA Director in implementing the Institute’s strategic plan and serving as a champion and guarantor of the intellectual and administrative environment at the Institute. 


Salary And Benefits:

The Deputy Director, NIA, will be appointed at a salary commensurate with the selectee’s qualifications and experience.  A full federal benefits package including leave, health and life insurance, long term care insurance, retirement, and savings plan (401K equivalent), will be provided. A recruitment or relocation bonus may be available, and relocation expenses may be paid.


Additional Info:

The National Institute on Aging (NIA), National Institutes of Health (NIH), is seeking exceptional candidates for the position of Deputy Director to assist in providing leadership to one of the preeminent organizations in the world for aging research. NIA leads a national scientific effort to understand the nature of aging and the conditions associated with growing older in order to extend the healthy, active years of life. The Institute is the primary federal agency supporting and conducting Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias research. 

 

This position offers a unique and exciting opportunity for a dynamic individual to assist the NIA Director in implementing the Institute’s strategic plan and serving as a champion and guarantor of the intellectual and administrative environment at the Institute. 

 

To view the announcement, please visit https://hr.nih.gov/jobs/search/executive/job-47091.  

 

Closing Date:                   Monday, Nov. 29, 2021     

Vacancy Contact:            NIH, Division of Senior & Scientific Executive Management (DSSEM), OHR, OM, OD

SeniorRe@od.nih.gov  


Contact Info:

NIH Division of Senior & Scientific Executive Management (DSSEM)


Contact Email:

jill.beklik@nih.gov


Organization Web Site:

nih.gov

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