Posts tagged Career Options: Government Administration

Job Opportunity: Managing Editor, Congressional Budget Office

Kate Stuart
April 15, 2015

The Congressional Budget Office is a small nonpartisan agency that provides economic and budgetary analysis to the Congress to aid in policy decisions. The Management, Business, and Information Services Division seeks an experienced editor to manage the day-to-day operations of editing and publishing—helping to ensure that CBO’s reports are clear and accessible to a broad audience, including Members of Congress, Congressional staff, researchers, and other members of the public. 

2015 BRET Annual Career Symposium: Science Careers That Put Your Communication Skills to Work!

The BRET Office of Career Development, in partnership with the Vanderbilt Medical Alumni Association and training grants in biomedical sciences, are happy to announce the annual Career Symposium – “Science Careers That Put Your Communication Skills to Work!” -- on Friday, May 29, 2015, at the Student Life Center on t

Job Posting: Clinical Operations Manager, Foundation for the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD

Rachel Howell
November 7, 2014

The Foundation for the National Institutes of Health (FNIH) is seeking a full-time Clinical Operations Manager to help manage a large, multidrug Phase II-III oncology trial under a public-private partnership managed by FNIH that includes participation by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and its Cooperative trials management group, the Southwest Oncology Group (SWOG); the Food and Drug Administration (FDA); the biopharmaceutical industry, and non-profit patient advocacy groups.

Free webinar about writing a federal resume

Kim Petrie
October 10, 2014

If you are applying for federal jobs, you may want to tune in for a FREE webinar from USAJobs about writing a federal resume.  The webinar will be Friday, October 17 from 1:30-3:00PM EST. More details are available on their website: https://my.usajobs.gov/ResourceCenter/SpotlightDetails?contentID=470   Registration is limited to 1500 slots and I expect they will go fast, so sign up ASAP!

Job Opportunity: Scientific Initiatives Manager, Office of Initiative Development, NIAID, Bethesda MD

Rachel Howell
September 24, 2014

The Office of Initiative Development located within the Office of Strategic Planning, Initiative Development, and Analysis (OSPIDA), Office of Science Management and Operations (OSMO), Office of the Director (OD), NIAID, will be hiring for a Scientific Initiatives Manager (GS-13/14) from the global announcement for both Program Officer and Scientific Review Officer.

Job Opportunity: Health Administrator (Program Officers), National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering, NIH, Bethesda MD

Rachel Howell
September 24, 2014

NIBIB is currently seeking two new Health Administrator (Program Officers) to manage its optical imaging and spectroscopy and ultrasound portfolios. Extramural grants account for approximately 80 percent of NIH's $31 billion budget and are awarded to investigators throughout the U.S. and abroad. As a Health Scientist Administrator/Program Officer, you will stimulate, plan, advise, direct, and evaluate program activities for a portfolio of research projects and programs.

Job Opportunity: Science Deputy, Carnegie Institution for Science, Washington D.C.

Rachel Howell
September 19, 2014

The Science Deputy will report directly to the President. S(he) will serve as a liaison between the President and the staff of the six Carnegie Departments: Embryology, Global Ecology, Geophysical Lab, Observatories, Plant Biology, and Terrestrial Magnetism. S(he) will sometimes work with the Carnegie education programs. S(he) will work closely with the president to plan research plans, scientific conferences, lecture series, exhibits, and online presentations. S(he) will research and analyze specific areas of science to assess potential new projects and directions for the Institution.

2015 PMF Application Information Sessions

Rachel Howell
September 19, 2014

The PMF program began in 1977 to help graduate students with advanced degrees in public policy or law transition to a career in the federal government. Over time, the program expanded to include more than just law and public policy, and in 2014, the PMF program began recruiting graduate students and postdocs in science, technology, engineering, and math through a new PMF-STEM track. Last year 91 applicants were selected as PMF-STEM finalists.

Job Opportunity: Interdisciplinary Program Director, National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA

Rachel Howell
July 30, 2014

Become a part of our mission to maintain and strengthen the vitality of the US science and engineering enterprise. For over 60 years, the National Science Foundation (NSF) has remained the premier Federal agency supporting basic research at the frontiers of discovery across all fields, as well as science and engineering education at all levels.

Job Opportunity: Health Science Communications Coordinator, Kelly Government Solutions, Rockvale, MD

Rachel Howell
July 30, 2014

Kelly Government Solutions is a strategic supplier and business partner to the federal government and its key suppliers. Through our partnership with the National Institutes of Health, Kelly Government Solutions offers administrative, IT, engineering, scientific, and healthcare professionals the opportunity to work with one of the most prestigious research organizations in the world. We are currently seeking a Health Science Communications Coordinator to work with the National Institutes of Health in Rockville, MD. This is a long-term contract position which offers: 

Internship Opportunity: White House Public Service Leadership Program, Washington DC

Kate Stuart
July 17, 2014
Posted in Announcements

The White House Internship Program provides a unique opportunity to gain valuable professional experience and build leadership skills. This hands-on program is designed to mentor and cultivate today’s young leaders, strengthen their understanding of the Executive Office and prepare them for future public service opportunities. The White House Internship Program’s mission is to make the “People’s House” accessible to future leaders from around the nation. The application for the Spring 2015 White House Internship Program is now open.

Intern with the US Embassies with an eInternship

Kate Stuart
July 7, 2014
Posted in Announcements

You can intern with U.S. Embassies around the world and in Washington, D.C. while you're at school. eInternships with U.S. Government agencies give you real experience working with government offices in the U.S. Department of State, the U.S. Agency for International Development, the Broadcasting Board of Governors, the Department of Agriculture, the Department of Commerce, the Department of Education, etc. eInterns work about ten hours each week directly with their office to do research, social media, website design, data visualizion, reporting, teaching, and much more!

Job Posting: Government Affairs & Advocacy Specialist, the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

Kate Stuart
April 30, 2014

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network is a nationwide network of people dedicated to working together to advance research, support patients and create hope for those affected by pancreatic cancer.  As a national not-for-profit organization for the pancreatic cancer community, we are looking for a bright, ambitious and team-oriented individual who is comfortable in a growth-oriented and fast-paced organization to fill the role of Government Affairs & Advocacy Specialist in our Washington, DC office.

Tennessee Science Standards Development Team Opportunity

Kate Stuart
April 24, 2014
Posted in Announcements

Tennessee Science Standards Development Team Opportunity The State Board of Education formed a committee to evaluate the current science standards in Tennessee and propose a direction for future standards. This committee concluded the first phase of work and directed the department to propose a set of revised Tennessee standards for science education. If adopted, new Tennessee science standards would go into effect during the 2016-17 school year. 

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