University of Washington School of Public Health
Open Toxicologist positions at FDA Center for Tobacco Products - FDA Center for Tobacco Products
Closing Date: April 1, 2017
Posted: March 1, 2017
**This is an FDA-wide announcement, so ensure that you select CTP as your Center of interest when you apply.
GS-11 ($66,510.00 - $86,460.00 / Per Year) : https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/464765900/
GS-12 ($79,720.00 - $103,639.00 / Per Year): https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/464754900/
GS-13 ($94,796.00 - $123,234.00 / Per Year) : https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/464754200/
** Don’t forget to attach transcripts (if required), including undergraduate.
More about the Toxicologist position at FDA Center for Tobacco Products:
Are you looking to contribute to the effort to reduce the impact of tobacco use on the nation’s health? Then join the FDA Center for Tobacco Products (CTP). Help us shift the trajectory of tobacco-related death and disease to create a healthier future for America. CTP is always looking for high-caliber and diverse applicants to fill a wide range of positions.
Incumbent identifies needs for new methods and approaches to toxicity testing, and plans and implements projects to satisfy those needs. Advises other federal agencies, state organizations, and private industry on methodologies to assess novel and complex tobacco components. The toxicologist incorporates toxicity-related issues and tobacco-related concerns into scientific activities and assessment and works to maintain integrity of the methodology used in tobacco product development.
Required: Bachelor’s or higher degree in toxicology; or an appropriate discipline of the biological, medical, or veterinary sciences that included at least 30 semester hours in chemistry, biochemistry, or physiology, and 12 semester hours in toxicology. A doctoral degree is strongly preferred. US citizenship is required.