NIAID Seeking Assistant Clinical Investigators for Exciting Careers in Advanced Research

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The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, (NIAID) National Institutes of Health is seeking Assistant Clinical Investigators for the NIAID Transition Program in Clinical Research. This program offers an exceptional opportunity for physicians to gain clinical and translational research experience in the NIAID Division of Intramural Research (DIR). This program aims to increase the pool of well-trained clinical investigators who are competitive for clinical tenure-track positions.

Up to Three Candidates

The NIAID shall be selecting up to three candidates per year for three-to-five-year appointments as assistant clinical investigators. Applicants must have an MD, MD/Ph.D., be board-eligible or board-certified in a subspecialty (or equivalent), and qualify for credentialing by the NIH Clinical Center. Visit the DIR website for additional details

Interested candidates may contact DIR Deputy Director Dr. Karyl Barron at 301-402-2208 or [email protected] for additional information or assistance in identifying an appropriate host lab.

To apply for the program, email a curriculum vitae/bibliography, a research program proposal (no more than two pages), and a letter of support from the accepting NIAID lab chief by November 30, 2019, to Ms. Amy Collins at [email protected]. In addition, send three letters of recommendation to the chair, Transition Program in Clinical Research Search Committee, c/o Ms. Amy Collins by email at [email protected] or by post at 33 North Drive, MSC 3204, Building 33, Room 1N24, Bethesda, MD 20892-1356. Email is preferred. Please note “TPCR Search” when sending materials.