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    NIH Seeks Candidates for Director Position

    Date: September 25, 2012

    The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is seeking exceptional candidates for the position of Director, National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS). The NIGMS Director provides leadership and administers, fosters, and supports research in the basic and general medical sciences and in related natural or behavioral sciences.


    Applicants must have a Ph.D., M.D., or comparable doctorate degree in the health sciences field plus senior-level scientific experience and knowledge of research programs in one or more scientific areas related to general medical sciences research. Candidates should be known and respected within their profession as individuals of scientific prominence, with a distinguished record of research accomplishments. Applications will be reviewed starting October 1, 2012. View the full job description.