Employment Opportunities

NIMHD posts job announcements directly to www.USAJobs.gov—the one-stop source for federal jobs and employment opportunities sponsored by the U.S. Office of Personnel Management. Available positions change regularly as vacancies are filled and new jobs are added.

Social and Behavioral Sciences Administrators (Program Officers)

NIMHD envisions an America in which all populations will have an equal opportunity to live long, healthy and productive lives. We seek multiple candidates with a commitment to scientific excellence and the energy, enthusiasm and innovative thinking to improve minority health and reduce health disparities. Apply today!

Apply online on USAJOBS from June 30 to July 9, 2021:

In addition to the health science expertise and skills needed broadly across NIH scientific positions, the ideal NIMHD candidate has:

  • Interest in and specific expertise related to health disparities and/or minority health.
  • Proficient understanding of and/or strong familiarity with medical guidelines of prevention and care of common diseases and current national health care policies.

See position-specific expertise, skills, experience and education required in the individual position descriptions below. Questions and letters of interest can be directed to the contacts for each position.

NIMHD is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive work environment and we strongly welcome candidates from underrepresented groups to apply.

Social and Behavioral Sciences Administrator (Program Officer), Division of Scientific Programs – Community Health and Population Science

POC: Dr. Nathaniel Stinson
Open: June 30 – July 9, 2021

Social and Behavioral Sciences Administrator (Program Officer), Division of Scientific Programs – Integrative Biological and Behavioral Sciences

POC: Dr. Michael Sayre
Open: June 30 – July 9, 2021

Social and Behavioral Sciences Administrator (Program Officer), Office of the Director

POC: Dr. Judith Arroyo
Open: June 30 – July 9, 2021

NIH Intramural Training and Education Opportunities

Learn about NIH intramural training and education opportunities.

NIMHD program contact: Brenda Parker


Page updated June 29, 2021