Jobs

The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation is a New York-based nonprofit organization on a mission to accelerate the discovery of drugs to prevent, treat, and cure Alzheimer's disease. We strive to support the most diverse and promising research projects around the world.

Many of our staff members have a direct connection to Alzheimer's disease and other dementias. These personal connections drive us forward and unite us to work together to achieve our shared mission. Current openings are below.

Full-Time and Part-Time Positions

Development Associate
ADDF is seeking a Development Associate who will provide support to the Development, Executive, and Administration teams. This position is an opportunity to develop and use a range of skills and understanding of nonprofit fundraising. Please review the full position description before applying.

Scientific Program Officer
We are seeking an early-career scientist to support the scientific management of our preclinical and clinical drug discovery portfolio for Alzheimer’s disease, related dementias, and cognitive aging. The Scientific Program Officer will work with staff to manage scientific initiatives, including the ADDF ACCESS program. Please review the full position description before applying.

How to apply: please send a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements in an email with the job title in the subject line to: hr@alzdiscovery.org.

Volunteers

We welcome volunteers in our New York offices. Computer literacy and a minimum commitment of eight hours per week are preferred. Volunteer opportunities at the ADDF are ideal for undergraduate and graduate students or retired professionals. If you are interested in joining the ADDF as a volunteer, please send a resume and cover letter to hr@alzdiscovery.org.

Internships (non-scientific)

Our internship program provides college students with hands-on experience in a nonprofit setting. Hours are flexible, though candidates who can commit to working a minimum of 10 hours per week are preferred. At the ADDF, interns will be involved with a wide spectrum of work experiences, including event/conference planning, proposal writing, marketing and communications and prospect research. ADDF internships are unpaid positions, but candidates may receive credit by prior arrangement with their college/university. Please send a resume and cover letter to hr@alzdiscovery.org.

Internships (scientific)

The ADDF scientific internship program provides undergraduates, graduate students and postdoctoral trainees with hands-on experience in a nonprofit setting. Hours are flexible, though candidates who can commit to working a minimum of 10 hours per week are preferred. Interns will have the opportunity to contribute to a diverse array of projects, including scientific literatures reviews, drafting reports, and writing scientific communications. ADDF internships are unpaid positions, but candidates may receive credit by prior arrangement with their college or university. We are seeking eager individuals with a background in science or communications. Please send a resume and cover letter to hr@alzdiscovery.org.

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