FDA Tobacco Regulatory Science Fellowship
Call for Applications Now Open until March 1, 2019
The 2019 Call for Applications for the FDA Tobacco Regulatory Science Fellowshipis now open until March 1, 2019, at 3:00 pm (ET). This collaborative program between the FDA Center for Tobacco Products (CTP) and the National Academy of Medicine (NAM) is a paid, 12-month multidisciplinary residential experience at CTP in Maryland. Become a fellow to gain experience and expertise to further define and develop the field of regulatory science relating to tobacco products and their use, which is the leading cause of preventable death in the United States.
The program seeks exceptional professionals from a range of disciplines with a minimum of five years of experience. Applicants must be U.S. citizens, non-citizen nationals of the United States, or have been admitted to the United States for permanent residence and have a valid green card number before applying to the program. Applicants must have an advanced degree in one of the specified fields.
Stipend and Benefits
- Each fellow will be awarded a stipend based on salary history (up to $95,000).
- Fellows may choose to enroll in a health insurance plan through the NAM or get reimbursed for a COBRA plan. Fellows with a sponsoring institution may be compensated for fringe benefits.
- Fellows may be eligible to receive a relocation fund (not to exceed $10,000).
- Fellows may receive a monthly reimbursement of up to $50 to compensate for travel expenses related to fellowship meetings held offsite.
Help Spread the Word
Please help us spread the word about this wonderful opportunity to spend a year as a fellow at CTP and be a part of CTP’s mission to regulate the manufacture, marketing, and distribution of tobacco products and educate the public, especially young people, about tobacco products and their dangers.
If you have any questions, please call the NAM fellowship office at (202) 334-1506 or send an email.
The FDA Tobacco Regulatory Science Fellowship is administered by the NAM and sponsored by FDA/CTP.