Deputy Directors

Current Deputy Directors

Lawrence Tabak, Principal Deputy Director, NIH

James M. Anderson, Deputy Director for Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives
Colleen Barros, Deputy Director for Management and Chief Financial Officer
Michael Gottesman, Deputy Director for Intramural Research
Kathy Hudson, Deputy Director for Science, Outreach, and Policy
Michael Lauer, Deputy Director for Extramural Research

Chronology of Deputy Directors

Name In Office from To
C. J. Van Slyke December 3, 1958 December 1, 1959
David E. Price July 1, 1960 June 30, 1962
Stuart M. Sessoms August 1, 1962 July 31, 1968
G. Burroughs Mider1 July 1, 1960 May 19, 1968
John. F. Sherman November 1, 1968 March 16, 1974
Robert W. Berliner2 February 23, 1969 September 1, 1973
Carl M. Leventhal1,2 September 1973 February 1974
DeWitt Stetten, Jr.2 March 17, 1974 September 11, 1979
Ronald W. Lamont-Havers August 4, 1974 September 25, 1976
Thomas E. Malone March 24, 1977 Aug. 1, 1986
Robert Goldberger2 September 11, 1979 June 26, 1981
Joseph E. Rall3 July 2, 1981 June 6, 1982
Philip S. Chen, Jr.3 June 7, 1982 March 18, 1983
William F. Raub4 April 3, 1983 November 1991
Joseph E. Rall5 June 1983 May 13, 1991
Katherine Bick4 May 19, 1987 March 1990
John Diggs4 August 1990 June 14, 1993
Lance Liotta5 July 6, 1992 August 1993
Jay Moskowitz6 March 1993 October 1993
John D. Mahoney March 21, 1993 February 19, 1995
Ruth L. Kirschstein November 1993
May 2002
December 1999
February 8, 2003
Michael Gottesman5 November 1993 Present
Wendy Baldwin4 February 1994 December 2002
Anthony Itteilag January 7, 1996 October 2001
Yvonne Maddox (Acting) January 1, 2000 May 18, 2002
Charles E. Leasure, Jr.7 October 7, 2001 February 3, 2004
Raynard S. Kington February 9, 2003
August 17, 2009
October 2008
August 20, 2010
Norka Ruiz Bravo4 October 30, 2003 October 31, 2008
Colleen Barros8 May 30, 2004 Present
Alan Krensky9 July 8, 2007 October 31, 2008
Sally J. Rockey4 August 15, 2010 September 15, 2015
Lawrence A. Tabak August 23, 2010 Present
Kathy Hudson October 24, 2010 Present
James M. Anderson September 27, 2010

Present

Michael Lauer October 19, 2015 Present

1 Held title Director of Laboratories and Clinics.
2 For Science.
3 For Science, Acting.
4 For Extramural Research.
5 For Intramural Research.
6 Named by NIH director as NIH principal deputy director and NIH deputy director for Science Policy and Technology Transfer.
7 For Management.
8 For Management and Chief Financial Officer.
9 For Portfolio Analysis and Strategic Initiatives.

This page last reviewed on October 29, 2015