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    Summary

    Join one of the 24 Institutes and Centers within the NIH that awards extramural grants. As an extramural Physician (Research) you will stimulate, plan, advise, direct, and evaluate program activities for a portfolio of research projects and programs. To learn more about the grants process, types of grant programs, and the peer review process, visit the website for the Office of Extramural Research.

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    Responsibilities

    As a GS-13 Physician (Research) you will:

    • Serve as a Physician in support of a large extramural research program area involving epidemiologic studies, clinical trials, and other basic and clinical studies.
    • Critically review and participate in the development of research initiatives, with particular attention to the importance and timeliness of the study question, soundness of its rationale, adequacy of design, and feasibility.
    • Administer clinical and basic research projects, including clinical trials, supported by the assigned organization.
    • Responsible for timely administrative actions on grant applications and funded projects, and for developing effective solutions to emerging or unforeseen challenges to program development or administration.
    • Develop strategies to overcome unforeseen difficulties with innovative solutions to ensure progress toward goals and integrate and coordinate the efforts of others in the organization, giving technical leadership to Extramural research efforts in the design and conduct of research.
    • Participate in clinical trial Steering Committee decisions on selection and implementation of interventions, review of clinical outcomes, and assurance of participant safety.


    As a GS-14 Physician (Research) you will:
    • Serve as a Physician in support of a major extramural research program area of national scope, involving epidemiologic studies, clinical trials, and other basic and clinical studies.
    • Plan, implement, coordinate, and evaluate programs and initiatives in the assigned specialty area of research. Critically review and participate in the development of research initiatives, with particular attention to the importance and timeliness of the study question, soundness of its rationale, adequacy of design, and feasibility.
    • Administer clinical and basic research projects, including clinical trials, supported by the assigned organization.
    • Formulate internal policies concerning Extramural research policy and priorities and advise management on the direction of research efforts.
    • Responsible for timely administrative actions on grant applications and funded projects, and for developing effective solutions to emerging or unforeseen challenges to program development or administration.
    • Establish goals and objectives for the assigned research area and organize efforts to initiate pioneering programs and resolve critical issues involving accomplishment of the research.
    • Establish goals and objectives for the assigned research area and organizes efforts to initiate pioneering programs and resolve critical issues involving accomplishment of the research.
    • Develop strategies to overcome unforeseen difficulties with innovative solutions to ensure progress toward goals and integrate and coordinate the efforts of others in the organization, giving technical leadership to Extramural research efforts in the design and conduct of research.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    14

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/581345300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.