Supervisory Physician (Branch Chief)

Rockville, Maryland
Compensation will commensurate with individual's qualifications
Oct 15, 2018
Dec 31, 2018
Full Time

Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Division of Cancer Treatment & Diagnosis (DCTD)
Developmental Therapeutics Program (DTP)
Immuno-Oncology Branch (IOB)
Supervisory Physician (Branch Chief)

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is seeking candidates with a medical degree and experience in cancer immunotherapy for the position of Supervisory Physician (GP-602-15), Branch Chief of the Immuno-Oncology Branch (IOB), Developmental Therapeutics Program (DTP), Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis (DCTD).

The candidate will serve as a Supervisory Physician/Branch Chief directing the activities of the IOB ( and will collaborate with investigators of the DTP (  The candidate will manage and coordinate all functions of the branch including planning, designing and executing preclinical research and clinical development of immunotherapy agents through a cross-functional collaboration within DTP and DCTD. As a senior advisor to the Division Director and Institute Director, the candidate will set priorities for federal investment in the development of new methods, technologies, and treatment paradigms that integrate immunomodulation strategies into clinical studies. The candidate is expected to manage and coordinate a system of grants and contracts to discover, investigate, develop and bring to initial clinical trials novel immuno-oncology products.

This is an exploratory ad to gauge interest and develop a possible candidate pool.  

A vacancy announcement to fill the position will be posted on at a later date.

This is a full-time government position. Compensation for this position will commensurate with the individual’s qualifications and experience as permitted within Federal government appointments. Individuals who apply must be U.S. citizens.

Please submit your resume, a statement of interest, and contact information for three references to Dr. Rosemarie Aurigemma, Developmental Therapeutics Program, National Cancer Institute at or at (240) 276-5465 to address questions regarding this position.

DHHS, NIH, and NCI are Equal Opportunity Employers

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