The American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases is the leading organization of scientists and health care professionals committed to preventing and curing liver disease. We foster research that leads to improved treatment options for millions of liver disease patients. We advance the science and practice of hepatology through educational conferences, training programs, professional publications, and partnerships with government agencies as well as related societies.

Chief Executive Officer

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of AASLD partners with member leaders to execute the organization's strategic vision and advance programs and activities based on this vision. The CEO is responsible for the leadership, direction, and tactical management of the organization and its resources, including the recruitment,development, and guidance of a high-performing staff.

The CEO ensures that AASLD expands a well-served national and international membership base, maintains dues and related revenues by presenting compelling organization value, and drives the exploration and conversion of services to members. The CEO manages the organization's budget and allocates resources to ensure AASLD’s maximum impact on behalf of its membership, scientific discovery, and service.

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AASLD is being assisted by Spencer Stuart in this important recruitment. If you wish to submit application materials or nominate someone to serve as the next CEO of the Association, email

Assistant Controller

AASLD seeks a talented Assistant Controller to join our Finance and Administration team. This is a newly created position and the person in this role will be responsible for preparing financial statements, dashboard reports, and analysis. Ensures that AASLD and AASLD Foundation accounting policies and procedures are in conformity with GAAP, FASB and in line with not for profit financial best practices.

The Assistant Controller reports to the Controller and will assist on all financial-related tasks. The ideal candidate must have a bachelor’s degree in accounting and a minimum of five or more years of combined accounting experience within the non-for-profit organizations and five years in a supervisory capacity. The CPA designation is preferred.

Qualifications for this role include: a thorough knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles, legislation and regulations concerning non-profit accounting and reporting, exceptional accuracy and keen attention to detail, experience with financial statement preparation for not-for-profit entities, experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process, and experience in preparing and review of payroll and non-profit tax filings. We’re looking for a self-starting, highly detailed professional who practices discretion in all financial matters and who has excellent organizational skills.

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Located in Old Town Alexandria, AASLD offers a competitive salary and generous benefits. To apply, submit your cover letter, salary requirements, and resume to Principals only.