The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) is an international nonprofit organization working to accelerate the discovery of drugs to prevent, treat and cure Alzheimer's disease, related dementias and cognitive aging. With headquarters in New York and funding opportunities for scientists around the globe, we strive to support the most diverse and promising research projects in the world.
Many of our staff members have a direct connection to Alzheimer's disease and other dementias. These personal connections drive many of us forward and motivate us to work together to end Alzheimer's.
Full-Time and Part-Time Positions
The ADDF has a number of exciting opportunities for individuals interested in joining a growing team at a prestigious, innovative foundation. They include:
To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with a subject line indicating the position you are applying for. Only resumes with accompanying cover letters will be considered.
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 email@example.com.
The ADDF 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. 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.
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.