The National Library of Medicine (NLM) Associate Fellowship Program (AFP) offers a series of workshops in library operations, research and development, intramural and extramural research, development, and lifecycle of the NLM web-based products and services, and the extensive engagement and education program. In the second half of the year, Associate Fellows choose projects based on real-world problems proposed by library divisions and collaborate with NLM staff over a six-month period. Successful projects have led to peer-review publications and to services that have become a regular part of the services and product of NLM.
What will I be doing?
As a National Library of Medicine Associate Fellow, you will:
Select and participate on projects ranging from operations to research and development; project opportunities are in data science, data management, open science, public access, vocabularies and ontologies, common data elements
Grow professionally and learn in a cohort, participating in an established set of workshops
Develop skills in data science, foundations for leadership
Receive support from experienced mentors
Attend professional conferences
Annual stipend of $60,129, based on full-time participation.
Health insurance supplement of $500.00 per month
This appointment is a one-year research appointment starting July 1, 2022, and ending June 28, 2023.