Staff Clinician-T42-NHGRI

Washington D.C.
Sep 19, 2017
Sep 19, 2017
Full Time

This position is located in the Metabolism, Infection and Immunity Section (MINIS) of the Medical Genomics and Metabolic Genetics Branch (MGMGB), Division of Intramural Research (DIR), National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI). The DIR of NHGRI plans, supports, and administers intramural, collaborative, and field research into human genetic diseases and develops therapeutic protocols in its laboratories and clinics. Members of MGMGB provide patient care, perform clinical and basic research, and engage in teaching and training of future investigators, including fellows enrolled in an American Board of Medical Genetics training program.

The ideal candidate will be board certified/board eligible in Pediatric Neurology or Clinical Genetics or Allergy and Immunology, is able to use judgment in making independent clinical decisions for protocols, and who is familiar with working collaboratively as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

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Occasional travel - Occasional travel to training and/or conferences.

Relocation expenses reimbursed Yes Relocation expense may be paid.

  • Position is subject to a background investigation.
  • Applicants must possess a MD or equivalent degree.
  • Must submit a complete resume/CV.
  • Must have valid medial license.
  • This position is being filled under the Excepted Service - Title 42.
  • Males born after December 31, 1959 must be registered with Selective Service.

    Education requirement:

    Applicants must possess a MD, or equivalent degree.

    Licensure requirement:

    Applicants must possess a current active medical license.

    In order to be considered for this position, you MUST mail or email your resume/CV and coverletter to: or 

    Dr. Peter McGuire

    10 Center Drive, MSC 1646

    Bethesda, MD 2892-1646

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    This position has an education requirement.

    PHS Commissioned Officers interested in performing the duties of this position within the Commissioned Corps should also apply online to this announcement in order to receive consideration.

    A one-year probationary period may be required upon selection/ placement.

    Additional selections may be made through this vacancy announcement.

    A newly appointed or reappointed employee may receive service credit for prior work experience or active duty uniformed service that otherwise would not be creditable for the purpose of determining his or her annual leave accrual rate. All creditable service must be directly related to the duties of the position being filled and decisions to allow for such credit must be finalized prior to the selectee's entrance on duty. The use of this service credit incentive is at the discretion of the selecting official and service credit is granted only for a position deemed hard-to-fill.

    The National Institutes of Health participates in the USCIS Electronic Employment Eligibility Verification Program (E-Verify). E-Verify helps employers determine employment eligibility of new hires and the validity of their Social Security numbers.

    The NIH maintains a tobacco free work environment and campus.

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    You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

    Traditional rating and ranking of applications does not apply to this vacancy. Applications materials and proof of licensure must be forwarded to the contact above for consideration. Veterans preference does not apply to Title 42 positions.

    All such documents MUST be received by 11:59pm ET of the closing date,  Monday, September 18, 2017, to be considered.

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