Midnight Sun Technologies is looking to hire a Program Director
to support the BESIP program at NIH. The BESIP Program Director is
responsible for the management and operation of the program. The
specific hours logged may vary. Many of the functions and tasks of
the BESIP operation can be accomplished via internet and telephone
methods. Other activities are performed while on the NIH
The purpose of this position is to coordinate and manage the
duties and responsibilities of the BESIP program. Knowledge of NIH
recruitment, the OITE on-line application system, selection,
policies, and procedures is critical to the performance of this
contract. Program assistance is needed throughout the entire
calendar year, with a greater amount of hours logged during the
application process and upon the arrival of the interns and
commencement of the internship.
Advertise the BESIP program to colleges and universities to
solicit applications from students.
Coordinate with the NIBIB's webmaster, the SIP Director, and
designated IT contractors regarding BESIP information.
Coordinate with OITE's SIP Director and with the OITE web master
to provide updates for the on-line application website.
Provide continuous updates to the BESIP project portfolio.
Assist mentors with project write-ups.
Organize the BESIP Selection Committee and assist with
preliminary meeting duties.
Organize Selection Committee process.
Contact applicants with internship offers.
Continuously monitor the intern acceptance process.
Provide accepted applicants' information to the NIBIB
Administrative Officer to perform the tasks required to access NIH
facilities, including systems, identification badges, and
Assure compliance of all new interns with NIH regulations
Interact with students and monitor their progress during summer
Expertise in biomedical imaging and/or bioengineering research
with PhD preferred.
Knowledge and prior experience in recruitment and selection of
candidates at NIH.
Knowledge and familiarity with NIH biomedical engineering and
physical scientist staff and their relevant projects.
Extremely organized with excellent time management skills.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Strong writing and editing skills.
Excellent meeting facilitation skills.
Previous successful experience with mentoring students.
Previous experience coordinating and directing a training
program for college level students.
Must be able to pass an NIH background check.
Disclaimer: This is not to be an exclusive list of all
responsibilities', duties, and skills required of the person in
this job. KIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. KIC considers all
applicants for employment without regard to race, color, sex,
national origin, religion, age, physical or mental disability,
family responsibility, marital status, sexual orientation,
political affiliation, veteran's status, gender identity or any
other legal protected status. Pursuant to The Alaska Native Claims
Settlement Act 43 U.S.C. Sec. 1601 et seq., and federal contractual
requirements, Kikiktagruk Inupiat Corporation, may legally grant
certain preference in employment opportunities to KIC Shareholders
and their Descendants. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V. Please view Equal Employment
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must pass, comply and adhere to KIC's Drug and Alcohol
policy/testing requirements and pass a thorough background check
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