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Open, full-time and part-time federal positions at the NIDDK are posted on USAJobs.gov.

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Special Job Announcements

Program Director, Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases

If you have expertise and research experience in basic or applied molecular and cellular physiology and you are seeking an exciting career opportunity, we may be the right place for you.  The Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases (DDEM) of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) at the NIH has a position available immediately for a program director (Health Science Administrator) with training and research experience in basic molecular and cellular biology of metabolic diseases.  View the Job Announcement (PDF, 188 KB).

Program Director, Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition

If you are a scientist with the knowledge and insight to develop new research initiatives to address opportunities and gaps in knowledge this might be the right place for you! The Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition (DDDN) is seeking an exceptional scientist to serve as a Program Director (Health Scientist Administrator). The main duties will include; establishing effective collaborations among public, private, and academic sectors; addressing public and press inquiries; organizing workshops, conferences, and symposia to stimulate research; assessing the value and contributions of established initiatives and programs; identifying research and development opportunities; making recommendations concerning funding of specific grants, contracts and cooperative agreements; and ensuring that the research and development activities meet the needs of NIDDK. Individuals interested in learning more about opportunities to serve as a Program Director in DDDN are invited to contact: Stephen P. James, MD, Director, DDDN jamess1@niddk.nih.gov. View the Job Announcement (PDF, 139 KB).​​​​​​