Positions Available. The Immunology, Allergic and Immunologic Diseases Program (IAIDP) of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) is seeking to identify a qualified medical scientist who might be interested in directing the Institute's program in immunogenetics and transplantation. This position would involve both basic and clinical research grant activities in genetics of the immune response and transplantation biology, design and monitoring of collaborative studies in immunogenetics and organ transplantation, administrative functions as contracts project officer, initiation and implementation of programs for reagent procurement and establishment of research resources in areas concerned with organ transplantation, histocompatibility typing, genetics-disease associations, genetically related immunodeficiency disorders and histocompatibility antigen studies.
Responsibilities of the position require a degree in medicine (e.g., M.D., D.O., B.S. Med.) or a doctoral degree (e.g., Ph.D., Sc.D., D.V.M.) in a biomedical science with training and experience in clinically relevant immunology, surgical transplantation, immunogenetics or immunopathology.