NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)


NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

Bethesda, MD, United States


Division of AIDS

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

 The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), one of the largest Institutes of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), is seeking exceptional and motivated leaders to serve as physicians within the Division of AIDS (DAIDS). DAIDS supports a global research portfolio to advance knowledge critical to the treatment and/or prevention of HIV and its related infectious and non-infectious co-morbidities. DAIDS develops and supports the infrastructure and biomedical research needed to 1) halt the spread of HIV through the development of an effective vaccine and biomedical prevention strategies that are safe and desirable, 2) develop novel approaches for the treatment and cure of HIV infection, and 3) treat and/or prevent HIV co-infections and co-morbidities of greatest significance.

 The physicians will have a wide range of responsibilities relating to the oversight of a major extramural clinical research program in HIV/AIDS and related conditions. Duties include development of clinical research protocols, oversight of ongoing trials, and the implementation of new protocols. The physician will also be responsible for data analysis, presentation, and publication of results. 



  • U.S. citizen
  • M.D. or D.O. with active medical license


  • Board eligibility or board certification in adult or pediatric infectious diseases, internal medicine, or pediatrics


Candidates must have experience in clinical research in the treatment and/or prevention of infectious diseases. Experience can include the design, planning, implementation, conduct, and evaluation of clinical research studies, including preventive vaccine trials, therapeutic drug trials, or diagnostic assessment trials.

 Salary is dependent on experience and qualifications.

 To Apply

Visit and access the detailed Physician (Research) vacancy announcement NIH-GR-DH-20-10725549 beginning March 2, 2020. Applications must be submitted online by 11:59 p.m. on March 11, 2020.

 For more information about physician positions and qualification requirements, visit Global Recruitment.

 If you have questions about how to apply, contact Adam Peters at, or call 301-827-5751. If you have questions about the position, contact Dr. Robert Gulakowski at  

 Visit NIAID Careers for additional opportunities and information about working in NIAID’s dynamic atmosphere.

 HHS, NIH, and NIAID are equal opportunity employers committed to equity, diversity, and inclusion.



Please apply via recruiter’s website.