Job Opportunities

The primary way to search for and apply for jobs at the NHLBI is through USAJOBS, a database of open opportunities for employment with the federal government.  Additional opportunities, such as short-term positions or those with our Division of Intramural Research are listed below.

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Current Vacancies

Chief, Lung Biology and Disease Branch

  • Lung Biology and Disease Branch
  • Division of Lung Diseases

The branch chief will be responsible for providing effective scientific leadership and strategic vision in designing, implementing, and managing a national research...

Deputy Director, Division of Lung Diseases

  • Division of Lung Diseases

This position is being re-announced to provide an opportunity for candidates with an M.D. and/or Ph.D. in a biological science to submit an application.

DLD is seeking...

Future Vacancies


  • Division of Blood Diseases and Resources

The ideal candidate will have experience and knowledge of translational studies from a preclinical and clinical perspective, excellent interpersonal and communication...