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Announcements for 2014

 

(September 24, 2014) OHRP Announces Appointment of New Deputy Director

The Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP) is pleased to announce that Julie Kaneshiro has been promoted to the position of Deputy Director of OHRP, effective October 5, 2014.  Ms. Kaneshiro joined OHRP in 2002, and previously served as the Policy Team Leader and Senior Policy Analyst in OHRP’s Division of Policy and Assurances.  Before coming to OHRP, she held various positions at the National Institutes of Health.  She has a Master of Arts Degree in Public Policy from George Washington University, and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Maryland.

 

(May 19, 2014) HHS posts vacancy for position of Health Science Administrator (Deputy Director, OHRP)

The Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP) is pleased to announce the following job vacancy within the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH). OHRP is actively seeking to fill a vacancy for its Deputy Director.

Series and Grade: GS-0601-15

Salary Range: $124,995.00 to $157,100.00 Per Year

Announcement numbers: HHS-OASH-DE-14-1120493; HHS-OASH-MP-14-1120495

What's the closing date for applications? Friday, June 13, 2014

Who May Apply?United States Citizens, HHS-OASH-DE-14-1120493; Status Candidates (Merit Promotion and VEOA Eligibles, Noncompetitive eligibles, PHS Commissioned Corps Officers), HHS-OASH-MP-14-1120495

Position: Health Science Administrator (Deputy Director, OHRP)

Become a part of the Department that touches the lives of every American! At the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), you can give back to your community, state, and country by making a difference in the lives of Americans everywhere. It is the principal agency for protecting the health of citizens. Join HHS and help to make our world healthier, safer, and better for all Americans.

This position is located in the Office of the Secretary, OASH, OHRP.

OHRP provides leadership in the protection of the rights, welfare, and well-being of subjects involved in research conducted or supported by HHS. OHRP helps ensure this by providing clarification and guidance, developing educational programs and materials, maintaining regulatory oversight, and providing advice on ethical and regulatory issues in biomedical and social-behavioral research.

How to apply: Depending on your status, you can apply for this position at one or the other of the following links on the USAJobs website:

HHS-OASH-DE-14-1120493: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/369942700
HHS-OASH-MP-14-1120495: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/369940300

 

(April 22, 2014) ORISE Policy Fellowship Opportunity Available in OHRP

An Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) policy fellowship opportunity is currently available in the Division of Policy and Assurances, Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP), within the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

Qualified persons who have earned a Bachelor’s, Master’s or Doctorate degree in public health, public policy, law or science within the last five years are encouraged to apply for this opening. Experience in writing papers that address specific aspects of the protection of human subjects in biomedical and behavioral research is a plus.

The Research Participation program for HHS is administered by ORISE. The initial appointment is for one year, but may be renewed upon recommendation of OHRP contingent on the availability of funds and project needs.

The policy fellowship announcement (DHHS-OHRP-2014-0111) and how to apply can be found at: http://www.orau.org/science-education/internships-scholarships-fellowships/description.aspx?JobId=14704

 

(April 5, 2014) Updated: HHS, OASH posts two job announcements for GS-685-09/11 Public Health Advisor positions for a few vacancies in the Washington, DC and Rockville, MD Areas

These positions may be located in any of the offices reporting to the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH), Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), with vacancies in Washington, DC and Rockville, MD, including in the Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP). 

The mission of OASH is management oversight of 12 core public health offices — including OHRP — as well as 10 regional health offices across the nation and 10 Presidential and Secretarial advisory committees.

OHRP considers work experience related to human research subject protection programs to be work experience in the area of public health programs, and encourages applicants to include this information in their responses to the questionnaire, if applicable.

Series and Grade: GS--0685-09/11

Job Title: Public Health Advisor

Salary Range:  $52,146.00 to $82,019.00 / Per Year

Announcement numbers:  HHS-OASH-DE-14-1086904; HHS-OASH-DE-14-MP-14-1086899

Closing date for applications: Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Who May Apply:  United States Citizens ,HHS-OASH-DE-14-1086904, ; and, Status Candidates Candidates (Merit Promotion and VEOA eligibles, PHS Commissioned Corps Officers), HHS-OASH-DE-14-MP-14-1086899

How to apply:  Depending on your status, you can apply for this position at one or the other of the following links on the USAJobs website:

HHS-OASH-DE-14-1086904 under delegating examining procedures: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/365936400

HHS-OASH-DE-14-MP-14-1086899 under merit promotion procedures: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/365935700

 

(April 4, 2014) Updated: HHS, Office of the Secretary, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health posts two job announcements for Public Health Advisor positions for many vacancies in the Washington, DC and Rockville, MD Areas

These positions may be located in any of the offices reporting to the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH), Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), with vacancies in Washington, DC and Rockville, MD, including in the Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP).  OHRP is particularly interested in filling vacancies in its Division of Policy and Assurances and its Division of Education and Development. 

The mission of OASH is management oversight of 12 core public health offices — including OHRP — as well as 10 regional health offices across the nation and 10 Presidential and Secretarial advisory committees.

OHRP considers work experience related to human research subject protection programs to be work experience in the area of public health programs, and encourages applicants to include this information in their responses to the questionnaire, if applicable.

Series and Grade: GS--0685-12/13

Job Title: Public Health Advisor

Salary Range:     $75,621.00 to $116,901.00 / Per Year

Announcement numbers:  HHS-OASH-MP-14-1078162; HHS-OASH-DE-14-1078257

Closing date for applications: Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Who May Apply:  Status Candidates (Merit Promotion and VEOA Eligibles, Noncompetitive Eligibles, PHS Commissioned Corps Officers

How to apply: Depending on your status, you can apply for this position at one or the other of the following links on the USAJobs website:

HHS-OASH-MP-14-1078162 under merit promotion procedures: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/364976300

HHS-OASH-DE-14-1078257 under delegating examining proceudres: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/364976500

 

January 3, 2014 - HHS posts vacancy for position of Director of the Division of Education and Development in OHRP.

The Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP) is pleased to announce the following job vacancy within the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH), including OHRP. OHRP is actively seeking to fill a vacancy for the Director of its Division of Education and Development.

Series and Grade: Public Health Advisor, GS--0685-15

Salary Range: $124,995.00 to $157,100.00 / Per Year

Announcement numbers: HHS-OASH-DE-14-1021509; HHS-OASH-MP-14-1020472.

What's the closing date for applications? Friday, January 31, 2014.

Who May Apply? This is a competitive vacancy, open to all United States citizens.

Position: Director, Division of Education and Development

Become a part of the Department that touches the lives of every American! At the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) you can give back to your community, state, and country by making a difference in the lives of Americans everywhere. It is the principal agency for protecting the health of citizens. Join HHS and help to make our world healthier, safer, and better for all Americans.

This position is located in the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office of the Secretary (OS), Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH), Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP), Division of Education and Development in Washington, DC.

The Division of Education and Development enhances the protection of human subjects in HHS-conducted or supported research by providing education to individuals involved in the human subjects research enterprise. Specific Division functions include conference coordination, quality assessment, promotion of cooperative education and development, provision of ethical guidance and clarification, and maintenance and promulgation of educational and institutional review guidance materials.

How to apply: Depending on your status, you can apply for this position at one or the other of the following links on the USAJobs website:

HHS-OASH-DE-14-1021509: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/358308800
HHS-OASH-MP-14-1020472: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/358308900