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NIH Office of Science Policy Recruiting for Multiple Positions


Please note that the closing date for the job announcements below was incorrectly listed in the original message.

The closing date for all announcements is September 1, 2023.  We apologize for any confusion this may have caused.

Do you like a fast-paced environment where your work drives evidence-based policies to support the health of the Nation?  If so, a career in the NIH Office of Science Policy (OSP) might be the place for you.  OSP works across the biomedical research enterprise to ensure NIH policy evolves in tandem with rapidly advancing science and technology. OSP is also the primary advisor to the NIH Director and NIH leadership on new, emerging policy issues at the intersection of science and society.

Currently, OSP is recruiting for five positions across several policy divisions:

  • Scientific Data Sharing: Director, Taunton Paine
  • Clinical and Healthcare Research: Director, Adam Berger
  • Biosecurity, Biosafety, and Emerging Biotechnology: Director, Cari Young
  • Science Policy Coordination, Collaboration, and Reporting: Director, Tyrone Spady

All vacancies are open from August 28, 2023 – September 15, 2023.  Full information and how to apply can be found at:

  • NIH OD-DE-23-12091438
    Applicants without prior Federal service, Federal employees without competitive service status, or those with status.

Current and former Federal employees with competitive status, those eligible for noncompetitive consideration, and certain veterans eligible under the Veterans Employment Opportunity Act of 1998 (VEOA).

Please contact OSP Chief of Staff, Kelly Fennington at, with any questions.  Also, you can follow us on Twitter: @NIH_OSP

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