Current Vacancy

Health Scientist Administrator – Heart Failure and Arrhythmias Branch

The Organization

The Division of Cardiovascular Sciences supports research to advance understanding of and interventions for promoting heart and vascular health across the lifespan. It also supports, training, and research in behavioral, environmental, clinical, and healthcare approaches to reduce or eliminate cardiovascular factors and cardiovascular disease development or progression. Research include efficacy and effectiveness prevention trials that examine the effects of wide range of physical activity, nutritional, psychosocial, pharmacological, and organization of health care interventions.

The Role

A Health Scientist Administrator position is available in the Heart Failure and Arrhythmias Branch for doctoral trained scientists with cardiovascular disease expertise across the lifespan. Ideal candidates will have an outstanding record of research accomplishments and independent research experience with basic, translational, and/or clinical studies in cardiovascular disease with excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the strong ability to develop and oversee complex research programs. Desired expertise includes, but is not limited to, heart failure, arrythmias, myocardial protection from ischemia, resuscitation science, and cardio-oncology.

More Information

For additional information about this position, please contact Renee Wong, Ph.D., Chief, Heart Failure and Arrhythmias Branch.


To apply, please visit on 5/16/2022 through 5/26/2022.

Delegated Examining (Open to the Public): DE GS-12 to GS-14

Merit Promotion (Open to Status Candidates): MP GS-12 to GS-14