Careers at NBTS

NBTS Careers

See Yourself Working to Cure Brain Tumors

office-meetingNational Brain Tumor Society (NBTS) is the largest non-profit organization in the U.S. solely dedicated to the global brain tumor community. Our Staff is deeply committed to our vision of curing brain tumors – once and for all. Working at NBTS is a richly-rewarding experience, where you can be part of the work to cure brain cancer. SEE OUR OPEN OPPORTUNITIES.

Now is the Time to Join NBTS

This is an exciting and deeply satisfying time to be part of our agenda for change and a strong, caring community. For over thirty-five years, dating back to the origins of our organization, we have been a strategic funder, advocate, and catalyst for advancing research, improving public policies, and helping all those diagnosed today and anyone who is diagnosed in the future.

Some of the most important discoveries in brain tumor research have been attributable to NBTS. We’ve seen unprecedented progress and momentum to find better treatments.

Our Staff

Headquartered in scenic Newton, Massachusetts, NBTS is looking for top-notch talent and non-profit professionals from around the country who can help turn hard work into results for the brain tumor community. Our Staff come from many walks of life and industries, but we all have the same mission – to unrelentingly invest in, mobilize, and unite our community to discover a cure, deliver effective treatments and advocate for patients and their care partners. Learn more.

Our Career Opportunities – Come Join Us

To apply, please email your cover letter and resume to Marisa Petrillo at

Chief Scientific Officer

The CSO will lead the development of our strategic plan to identify and bring forth research capable of turning into viable drug development efforts. They will also align research with partners who have the ability to advance research into clinical evaluation. The CSO will serve as our external facing representative to the research community and will enable NBTS to continue to serve as an educator to the brain tumor community about emerging research relevant to patients and care partners. READ MORE

National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS)  provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, only applicants who are selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.