NHLBI Hiring Two Technology Transfer and Patent Specialists

NHLBI Job Opening for Two Technology Transfer and Patent Specialists

The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) has two openings for a Technology Transfer and Patent Specialist.

Duties include:

  • Originate and draft complex Cooperative Research and Development Agreements (CRADAs) to document the terms of joint research and development projects.
  • Plan and negotiate CRADAs with profit and non-profit organizations.
  • Independently monitor the processes for handling CRADAs and potential inventions arising from CRADA research.
  • Advise on matters involving domestic and foreign patent rights, policies and procedures.
  • Participate in the development of new policies regarding the transfer of technologies.
  • Prepare and deliver educational programs designed to train scientific and administrative staff about technology transfer issues.
  • Contribute to analyses, interpretation, and evaluation of complex, or abstract information on licensing agreements.

This position is open to GS-13 and GS-14 level candidates.

NHLBI is accepting applications February 6th-February 10th, 2023. Further details can be found on the USAJobs application listings:



Merit Promotion (MP)

Competitive All-Sources (DE)