27 Jan 2023
28 Mar 2023
Health Science
Job Type
Employment - Hours
Full time

Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

National Cancer Institute (NCI)

Division of Cancer Treatment & Diagnosis (DCTD)

Developmental Therapeutics Program (DTP)

Toxicology and Pharmacology Branch (TPB)


Position Description:

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is seeking a candidate with a Bachelors, Masters, and/or Doctoral degree in the field of pharmacology, or an appropriate discipline of the biological, medical, or veterinary sciences that includes at least 30 semester hours in chemistry, biochemistry, or physiology, and 12 semester hours in pharmacology. The candidate will be responsible for coordinating and evaluating safety testing of biopharmaceutical agents used in multiple research studies; evaluating proposed research protocols for appropriateness of study design and use of pharmaceutical information; developing pharmacokinetic study design initiatives; assisting in the preparation of contract solicitations for pharmacology studies; and participating in the review and award phases of contracting.



Applicants must be U.S. citizens. Grade and salary are dependent upon experience. Knowledge of the principles, theories, and methods of pharmacology research activities as relates to new drug development is required.


How to Apply:

Interested candidates should send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and full contact information for three references to: Elizabeth R. Glaze, Ph.D., D.A.B.T., Chief, TPB, DTP, DCTD, at:


The NIH and NCI are dedicated to building a diverse community in its training and employment programs and encourages the application and nomination of qualified women, minorities, and individuals with disabilities.


HHS, NIH and NCI are Equal Opportunity Employers