Career Opportunities

NIAID scientists study all aspects of infectious diseases, from bench to bedside. With the help of support and administrative staff, they work to find ever better methods of disease prevention, diagnosis, and treatments. Your individual talents could help us complete our mission and make a difference in the lives of millions in the United States and around the world. Apply today!

Clinical Scientific Lead

Respiratory Diseases Branch
Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
GS-601-12/13/13
Vacancies: NIH-GR-DE-21-11222159 (U.S. citizens) and/or NIH-GR-MP-21-11222168 (status candidates)
Open: September 20 - 29, 2021

Program Officer

Office of Biodefense, Research Resources and Translational Research
Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
GS-601-12/13/14
Vacancies: NIH-GR-DE-21-11222159 (U.S. citizens) and/or NIH-GR-MP-21-11222168 (status candidates)
Open: September 20 - 29, 2021

Program Officer

Office of Initiative Development
Office of Strategic Planning, Initiative Development, and Analysis Program
GS-601-12/13/14
Vacancy Announcements: NIH-GR-DE-21-11222159 (U.S. citizens) and/or NIH-GR-MP-21-11222168 (status candidates)
Closes: September 29, 2021

Health Scientist Administrator (Scientific Review Officer)

Division of Extramural Activities
GS-601-12/13/14
Vacancies: NIH-GR-DE-21-11222159 (U.S. citizens) and/or NIH-GR-MP-21-11222168 (status candidates)
Open: September 20 - 29, 2021

Program Officers

Enteric and Sexually Transmitted Infections Branch
Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
GS-601-12/13/14
Vacancies: NIH-GR-DE-21-11222159 (U.S. citizens) and/or NIH-GR-MP-21-11222168 (status candidates)
Open: September 20 - 29, 2021

Program Officer

Office of Biodefense, Research Resources and Translational Research
Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
GS-601-12/13/14
Vacancy Announcements NIH-GR-DE-21-11222159 (U.S. citizens) and/or NIH-GR-MP-21-11222168 (status candidates)
Closes: September 29, 2021.

Program Officer

Bacteriology and Mycology Branch
Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
GS-601-12/13/14
Vacancy Announcements: NIH-GR-DE-21-11222159 (U.S. citizens) and/or NIH-GR-MP-21-11222168 (status candidates)
Closes: September 29, 2021.

Program Officer

Respiratory Diseases Branch
Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
GS-601-12/13/14
Vacancies: NIH-GR-DE-21-11222159 (U.S. citizens) and/or NIH-GR-MP-21-11222168 (status candidates)
Open: September 20 - 29, 2021

Program Officers

Office of Clinical Research Resources
Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
GS-601-12/13/14
Vacancy Announcements: NIH-GR-DE-21-11222159 (U.S. citizens) and/or NIH-GR-MP-21-11222168 (status candidates)
Closes: September 29, 2021

Program Officer

Bacteriology and Mycology Branch
Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
GS-601-12/13/14
Vacancy Announcements: NIH-GR-DE-21-11222159 (U.S. citizens) and/or NIH-GR-MP-21-11222168 (status candidates)
Closes: September 29, 2021

Staff Scientist

Molecular and Cellular Immunoregulation Section
Laboratory of Immune System Biology
POC: Amy Collins (amy.collins@nih.gov)
Closes: October 8, 2021

Mass Spectrometry Proteomics specialist, RML Protein Chemistry Unit

Rocky Mountain Laboratories Protein Chemistry Unit within the Research Technologies Branch
POC: Amy Collins (amy.collins@nih.gov)
Closes: October 13, 2021

Intramural NIAID Research Opportunities (INRO)

Division of Intramural Research
POC: INRO@niaid.nih.gov
Closes: November 22, 2021

NIAID Transition Program in Clinical Research

Division of Intramural Research
POC: Ms. Amy Collins at amy.collins@nih.gov
Closes: November 30, 2021

Tenure-Track/Tenure-Eligible Investigator

Laboratory of Viral Diseases
Division of Intramural Research
Application POC: Dr. Sarah Cavanaugh at NIAIDDIRSearch@NIAID.NIH.GOV
Position POC: Dr. Ted Pierson, Chief, LVD, at piersontc@niaid.nih.gov
Completed applications will be reviewed starting October 30, 2021 and will be accepted until the position is filled.

Tenure-Track/Tenure-Eligible Investigator

Laboratory of Host Immunity and Microbiome
Division of Intramural Research
POC: Dr. Sarah Cavanaugh (NIAIDDIRSearch@niaid.nih.gov)
Applications will be reviewed starting October 1, 2021, and will be accepted until the position is filled.

Laboratory Chief

Laboratory of Persistent Viral Diseases
Division of Intramural Research (DIR), located on NIAID’s Rocky Mountain Laboratories (RML) campus in Hamilton, Montana
POC: Dr. Sarah Cavanaugh (Sarah.Cavanaugh@nih.gov)
Completed applications will be reviewed starting October 7, 2021 and will be accepted until the position is filled.

Technology Transfer Fellowship Program

Technology Transfer Information Property Office
POC: Surekha Vathyam (vathyams@mail.nih.gov)
Closes: July 29, 2022

Nurse (Consultants)

Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Transplantation
Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
Vacancy Announcement: NIH-NIAID-DH-21-11170750
Open: August 16-26, 2021