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Current Openings

The Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics (DCEG) offers a wide variety of job opportunities. Feel free to browse our current openings.

  • Associate Director for Scientific Management and Dissemination, Office of the Director

    DCEG's Office of the Director is recruiting an Associate Director for Scientific Management and Dissemination. Primary responsibilities: oversee scientific review processes and external funding opportunities, coordinate research compliance for scientific projects, direct all aspects of internal communications within the Office of the Director and DCEG, direct all aspects of scientific knowledge dissemination through the communications team, manage requests for information on DCEG scientific and administrative activities, and serve as the DCEG liaison to the NCI general counsel, ethics office, and others.

  • Program Director, Trans-Divisional Research Program

    DCEG is recruiting a highly accomplished, tenure-eligible senior investigator to serve as the Program Director of the Trans-Divisional Research Program (TDRP).

  • Tenure-Eligible Senior Investigator, Multiple Disciplines Intramural Research Program

    The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is seeking outstanding, internationally recognized and visionary scientists to lead independent research programs to conduct cutting-edge cancer research in the NCI Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics (DCEG).

  • Chief, Radiation Epidemiology Branch

    DCEG is recruiting a visionary, senior investigator to serve as Chief of the Radiation Epidemiology Branch (REB) within DCEG’s Trans-Divisional Research Program. The Branch Chief will shape the research direction of REB and oversee all aspects of its development, including recruitment of faculty. The Chief will also have resources to conduct an independent program of research.

  • Computational Analyst/Bioinformatician (Staff Scientist), Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch

    The Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch of DCEG is recruiting a computational analyst/bioinformatician (staff scientist) for the analysis of large-scale genetic association studies for cancer and related outcomes.

  • Data Analyst (Contractor), Connect

    DCEG is seeking a data analyst for the new Connect prospective cohort study. The successful candidate will assume data management and curation responsibilities for data from the Connect questionnaire and other repeated measures data.

  • Research Analyst (Contractor), Metabolic Epidemiology Branch

    The DCEG Metabolic Epidemiology Branch is seeking a research analyst with a master's degree in epidemiology, biostatistics or related field to help conduct research studies of physical activity, fitness, and energy balance, and how they relate to cancer risk and survival after a cancer diagnosis in large population studies. Responsibilities include, among others, statistical analysis of epidemiologic data, study design and management (developing analysis plans, study protocols), data management (data coding and cleaning), and preparation of summary reports for presentation and publication.

  • Scientific Program Analyst (Contractor), Clinical Genetics Branch

    Recruiting: A scientific program analyst (contractor) for the Clinical Genetics Branch (CGB) to provide scientific administration - study management, project management, data collection and cleaning, workshop and conference planning, collaborations support, and technology transfer coordination.

  • Senior Data Analyst (Contractor), Connect

    The National Cancer Institute’s (NCI) Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics (DCEG) is seeking a senior data analyst (contractor position) to assume data management and curation responsibilities for Connect, a new prospective cohort study.

  • Senior Science Writer, Communications Project Manager (Contractor)

    Recruiting: Senior Science Writer, Communications Project Manager (Contractor) to join the communications team of the NCI Division of Cancer Epidemiology & Genetics. Responsibilities will include science writing and project management, as well as advising Communications Chief on strategic communications, focusing on both external and internal communications. This contract position is located in Rockville, Maryland.

  • Staff Scientist, Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch

    The DCEG Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch (IIB) is seeking a staff scientist to coordinate activities for the HIV/AIDS Cancer Match Study.

  • Staff Scientist, Integrative Tumor Epidemiology Branch (ITEB)

    The Integrative Tumor Epidemiology Branch is recruiting a staff scientist to assist with many aspects of two major studies of lung cancer and melanoma, as well as other related projects, under the supervision of a senior investigator in the branch.

  • Staff Scientist, Laboratory of Translational Genomics

    DCEG's Laboratory of Translational Genomics (LTG) is recruiting a staff scientist to provide bioinformatics support for the research program of Dr. Ludmilla Prokunina-Olsson, Chief and senior investigator.

  • Staff Scientist, Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch

    The DCEG Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch (OEEB) is recruiting a computational analyst/bioinformatician (staff scientist) for the analysis of large-scale genetic association studies for cancer and related outcomes.

  • Tenure-track Investigator, Radiation Epidemiology Branch

    DCEG's Radiation Epidemiology Branch is recruiting a tenure-track investigator to develop an independent research program focused on the risk of new malignancies developing in cancer survivors, with particular emphasis on cancer risks following therapeutic medical radiation exposures.