The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), a component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is seeking exceptional candidates for the position of Director, National Center on Sleep Disorders Research (NCSDR). The NCSDR Director position offers an exciting opportunity for scientific and managerial leadership in basic, translational, clinical and implementation sleep and circadian research, sleep research training, and sleep public health; the coordination across multiple specialties, agencies and public interest organizations; and communication of complex clinical issues to a broad audience.

Applicants must submit a current curriculum vitae, bibliography, and full contact details for three references.  In addition, applicants are asked to prepare two statements:  a vision statement and a statement that addresses the specific qualification requirements (please limit both statements to two pages each).  Applications can be sent to  Applications will be accepted beginning on July 12, 2019.  The closing date is August 12, 2019.

You may contact Lynn Hellinger with questions and for more information about this vacancy at or 301-802-0168.