Associate Member

Do you like to teach? Are you the kind of person who enjoys helping postdocs and junior faculty members establish their academic careers, which means coping with current hypercompetition for grant funding? Can you derive enjoyment vicariously through the success of others? Are you looking for new horizons? If so, consider becoming a part- or full-time Associate Member of GWSW’s proposal-development team. We currently have such positions to offer.


  • A health-sciences doctoral degree (basic science or clinical)
  • A grant-supported research program (past or ongoing)
  • Strong record of research publication
  • Strong, inspiring teaching skills (as evidenced by teaching awards, student ratings, and/or recommendations of peers)
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Willingness to travel several times monthly
  • Willingness to learn the application process for multiple granting agencies
  • Willingness to adopt and teach GWSW’s approach to writing grant applications


  • Experience with the NIH extramural grant system
  • Review-panel experience
  • Record of successful mentoring (graduate and/or postdoctoral level)

Benefits for Full-Time Position

  • Work from home office; no relocation required
  • Home-office allowance
  • Central administrative support
  • Compensation equal to or better than academic salary
  • Medical benefits, including dental
  • 401(k) retirement plan (after one year; fully vested after five years of participation)

If you think that you might be interested, please send a letter of application that addresses the bullets, above, as well as a full curriculum vitae, to