Scientific Project Manager (Director of Clinical Pediatrics)

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Montgomery County, Maryland
Posted
Jan 14, 2022
Closes
Jan 18, 2022
Hours
Full Time
Duties

The responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following duties.
  • Oversees and directs efforts to set the foundation for how diverse families and individuals under 18 years old can participate in the All of Us Research Program and play a key role in advancing pediatric clinical research.
  • Utilizes recognized expertise in pediatric clinical research and family-based cohort design and analysis and clinical trial experience to provide leadership for the engagement and enrollment of diverse populations in the All of Us Research Program.
  • Leads the planning, implementation and evaluation of diverse pediatric participation for the All of Us Research Program.
  • Develops and implements an appropriate design of pediatric protocols ranging from birth to 17 years.
  • Tracks the progress of diversity metrics and enrollment and retention metrics, and strategizes regarding the planned achievement of these metrics.
  • Advises the highest levels of NIH or All of Us Research Program management in major areas of importance in overall policy and program direction.
  • Provides technical leadership and direction to research in broad and important subject matter areas of national interest.


Requirements

Conditions of Employment

  • U.S. Citizenship requirement or proof of being a U.S. National must be met by closing date.
  • Employment is subject to the successful completion of a background investigation, verification of qualifications, completion of onboarding forms, submission of required documents, and any other job-related requirement before or after appointment.
  • Applicants must meet all qualification requirements by the closing date of this announcement.
  • Males born after December 31, 1959 must be registered with the Selective Service.
  • Position requires Education.


Qualifications

In order to qualify, you must meet the following requirements:

Basic Education Requirement:
Bachelor's or graduate/higher level degree: major study in an academic field related to the medical field, health sciences or allied sciences appropriate to the work of the position. This degree must be from an educational program from an accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education at the time the degree was obtained.

AND

Additional Requirement:
You qualify at the GS-15 level, if you meet one of the following qualification requirements: You must demonstrate in your resume at least one (1) year of qualifying experience equivalent to at least the GS-14 level in the Federal service obtained in either the private or public sector, performing the following types of tasks: planning and developing pediatric clinical research and family based cohort design; analyzing scientific and administrative data to identify trends and patterns in pediatric clinical research and family based cohort studies; and providing scientific leadership of the planning, development, implementation and evaluation of cohort development activities focused on pediatric and family recruitment.

You will receive credit for all experience material to the position, including experience gained in religious, civic, welfare, service, and organizational activities, regardless of whether you received pay.

Do not copy and paste the duties, specialized experience, or occupational assessment questionnaire from this announcement into your resume as that will not be considered a demonstration of your qualifications for this position.

Preview assessment questionnaire before you apply: https://apply.usastaffing.gov/ViewQuestionnaire/11317854

Education

This position has an education requirement. You are strongly encouraged to submit a copy of your transcripts (or a list of your courses including titles, credit hours completed and grades). Unofficial transcripts will be accepted in the application package. Official transcripts will be required from all selectees prior to receiving an official offer. Click here for information on Foreign Education .

Additional information

If you are unable to apply online or need to fax a document you do not have in electronic form, view the following link for information regarding an Alternate Application .
  • As a condition of employment, all federal employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. During the onboarding process, if selected, you must provide proof of vaccination. An official job offer and continued employment is contingent on this requirement. For more information on this requirement, visit the Safer Federal Workforce page on vaccines. If you need a COVID-19 vaccine, please visit Vaccines.gov .
  • Due to COVID-19, we are currently operating in a maximum telework state. If selected, you may be expected to telework. As employees to return to the office, you may be required to report to the location listed on this announcement within 30 calendar days of receiving notice, even if your home/temporary telework site is located outside the local commuting area. At the discretion of the supervisor and NIH policy, you may be eligible for workplace flexibilities, which may include remote work or telework options, and/or flexible work scheduling. These flexibilities may be requested in accordance with NIH Workplace Flexibilities guidance.
  • This position is designated as a " non-emergency/teleworker " position and the selected candidate will be considered a " non-emergency/teleworker " employee. In the event of a closure, you must be available to telework or request leave.
  • A one-year supervisory probationary period may be required upon selection/placement.
  • A one-year probationary period may be required upon selection/placement.
  • PHS Commissioned Officers interested in performing the duties of this position within the Commissioned Corps should apply online to this announcement to receive consideration
  • We may make additional selections for similar positions within the commuting area(s) of the locations listed through this vacancy announcement. By applying, you agree to have your application shared with any interested selecting official(s). Clearance of CTAP/ICTAP will be applied for similar positions.
  • 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.
  • Must be able to perform the essential duties of the position, with or without reasonable accommodation.
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