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Current Job Opportunities
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Alpha-1 Project
The Post-Doctoral Fellow in the Division of Pre-Clinical Innovation (DPI) at NCATS will be responsible for leading a highly-collaborative, translational campaign that will focus on small-molecule screening in assays designed to modulate the pathogenic effects of mutant Alpha-1 antitrypsin (AAT) deficiency. Successful candidates must be able to integrate multiple NIH resources (including reporter cell-line generation, functional genomics and clinical proteomics) to develop and interrogate physiologically relevant assays. A strong background in cell biology and biochemistry with proficiency in mammalian cell culture systems is required. Applicants should send their CV, including bibliography, and arrange for three letters of reference to be sent to: alpha1post-doc4NCATS.firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications must be received by April 30, 2014. View the Job Description.
Scientific Director, Division of Pre-Clinical Innovation
The Scientific Director of the Division of Pre-Clinical Innovation (DPI) at NCATS will provide scientific and administrative leadership of DPI; oversee recruitment and professional development of staff; develop and implement new DPI initiatives; and catalyze interactions among DPI’s research groups, and between DPI and the other NCATS divisions, other NIH Institutes and Centers, academic institutions, regulatory agencies, non-profit and for-profit organizations, and the broader research and patient communities. Applicants must possess a doctoral degree (M.D., Ph.D., or equivalent) in the biomedical sciences, as well as a record of accomplishment in academic and biopharmaceutical pre-clinical translation with demonstrated experience leading multi-disciplinary research groups in technology and therapeutic/diagnostic/intervention development. View the Job Description.