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  • The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is conducting an extensive search for individuals to fill the position of Director, National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH). The appointed individual will have a unique opportunity in providing leadership and direction to the Institute in its efforts to advance the pace of complementary and integrative health interventions through rigorous scientific investigation. The NCCIH Director oversees the lead federal agency supporting research into complementary and integrative health, setting scientific priorities and interfacing with scientists, policy makers and the public. The NCCIH Director advises the NIH Director and Institute and Center (IC) Directors on the development of NIH-wide policy issues related to complementary and integrative health and related research training. The Director also serves as principal liaison with other agencies of the DHHS and the Federal Government and is the lead representative of the Institute to professional societies and the advocacy community. Further information regarding the position and application procedures is available at, and from Ms. Brenda Fogel at    02.10.18 

  • Director of the NIH BRAIN Initiative® - National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke - National Institutes of Health (NIH) - Department of Health and Human Services - If you are ready for an exciting leadership opportunity, please see the detailed vacancy announcement at Applications will be reviewed starting March 5, 2018. DHHS AND NIH ARE EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYERS.

  • Director, Division of Neuroscience (NIH/NINDS) - How to apply: Applicants should submit a CV, bio, full contact details for 3 references, and prepare two statements: a vision statement and a statement that addresses the specific qualification requirements (limit each statement to two pages) to Joanne Pomponio, Review will begin on December 15, 2017, and applications will continue to be accepted and considered until the position is filled. You may contact David Shurtleff, Ph.D., Search Committee Chair, with questions and for more information about this vacancy at or (301) 435-0891. To see the complete Vacancy Announcement: Jobs at NINDS  12.25.17


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