Work with Us
All scientific, administrative, and fellowship opportunities in the Behavioral Research Program are listed below. For federal positions, the program posts vacancy announcements ahead of the listing on usajobs.gov, where all federal positions must be listed. Potential fellows are encouraged to speak with current fellows or staff throughout the application process.
Current Employment and Fellowship Opportunities
Shape America’s Future
Find your fit in the federal government.USAJobs.gov
About Our Fellowship Programs
The cancer training and career development opportunities on NCI’s Maryland campuses cover a broad spectrum of disciplines for people at varying career stages, such as high school students, graduate students, scientists, clinicians, and health care professionals.
Cancer Research Training Award Program
Open to applicants with a bachelor’s, master’s, doctoral, or medical degree. Rolling application deadline.
At a Glance
Learn about fellowship opportunities within the Behavioral Research Program.Download the Fact Sheet
The Cancer Prevention Fellowship allows fellows to lead and engage in cutting-edge cancer prevention research across disciplines. I am grateful for the amazing training opportunities and the ability to work with leading cancer prevention scientists.”Heather Platter, Ph.D., M.S.
Tobacco Control Research Branch
As a CRTA Fellow, I am able to continue building research skills while also exploring the role that government agencies play in health, from administering the grant process, to conducting research and surveillance activities, to developing policies. It is fascinating to see how my research fits into the larger picture.”Margaret Mayer, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Health Behaviors Research Branch
The Cancer Prevention Fellowship has allowed me to broadly develop both my understanding of the complex role of behaviors on obesity and cancer risk, and my professional network. ”Sydney O’Connor, Ph.D.