Join Our Team

The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) offers unique employment opportunities for individuals wishing to work within a prestigious and innovative foundation focused on discovering drugs to prevent, treat and cure Alzheimer’s disease.

Full-Time Positions
The ADDF has an exciting opportunity for an entrepreneurial Major Gifts Officer with interest in cultivating relationships with prominent individuals. To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to hr@alzdiscovery.org. Only resumes with accompanying cover letters will be considered.

Volunteers
The ADDF occasionally has a need for select volunteers in our NYC office. Computer literacy and a minimum commitment of eight hours per week is preferred. Volunteer opportunities at the ADDF are ideal for undergraduate and graduate student or retired professionals. If you are interested in joining the ADDF as a volunteer, please send your résumé and cover letter to hr@alzdiscovery.org.

Internships (non-scientific)
The ADDF internship program provides college students with hands-on experience in a non-profit setting. Hours are flexible, though candidates who can commit to working a minimum of 10 hours per week are preferred. As a small organization, students will be exposed to a wide spectrum of experiences, including event/conference planning, proposal writing, marketing communications and prospect research. ADDF internships are unpaid positions, but candidates may receive credit by prior arrangement with their college/university.

Internships (scientific)
The ADDF scientific internship program provides undergraduates, graduate students and postdoctoral trainees with hands-on experience in a non-profit setting. Hours are flexible, though candidates who can commit to working a minimum of 10 hours per week are preferred. As a small organization, interns will be exposed to a wide spectrum of foundation activities, including website development and marketing, scientific literatures reviews, writing scientific reports, and scientific communications. ADDF internships are unpaid positions, but candidates may receive credit by prior arrangement with their college/university.  We are seeking eager individuals with a background in science or communications.