Program Officer Job Opportunity

BWF is hiring

The Burroughs Wellcome Fund, an independent private foundation established to advance biomedical research and education, is seeking to hire a program officer to manage its competitive award programs in Interfaces in Science and in Regulatory Science, as well as develop and administer other award programs. 

BWF is located in Research Triangle Park, N.C. and annually awards $35-40 million in grants.   More information on the BWF and its programs can be found at

Successful applicants will hold a doctoral degree in a biomedical field and have had 7-10 years of related experience. Individuals considered will have demonstrated management and administrative experience, have experience in academic research, and have excellent oral and written communication skills. 

Salary will be competitive and commensurate with education and experience. 

To assure full consideration, applicants must submit by August 1, 2018, a curriculum vitae, a statement of interest, and the name and contact information for three references.

All materials must be submitted by email to Ms. Tiffanie Taylor at