This position is located in the Department of Health and Human Services, Food and Drug Administration, Center for Tobacco Products (CTP), Office of the Science (OS), Division of Population Health Science (DPHS). This is a remote position.
Job Responsiblity :
Contributes to writing sections of product application reviews and explaining concerns to higher-graded colleagues during review meetings.
Serves as an Epidemiologist and is responsible for conventional assignments in the development of research strategies to inform scientific reviews of product applications and other regulatory decision-making.
Reviews and provides input to the interpretation of the conventional aspects of scientific and epidemiologic surveys, studies, and projects for presentations and publication in peer reviewed journals.
Collaborate with senior epidemiologists and health scientist to coordinate and conduct scientific studies, surveys, and/or analyses to inform program and policy decisions.
- Selective Service Registration: All applicants born male, on (or after) 12/31/1959, must be registered with the Selective Service System OR have an approved exemption. Visit www.SSS.gov for more info.
Background Investigation Requirement: All employees must pass a security investigation. Failing to pass the background check may be grounds for removal or legal action. If hired, you may be subject to additional investigations at a later time.
FDA participates in e-Verify: All new hires must complete the I-9 form; this information will be processed through e-Verify to determine your employment eligibility. If a discrepancy arises, you must take affirmative steps to resolve the matter.
You must meet ALL requirements by the closing date of this announcement to be considered. Only education, experience, and qualifications attained by this date will be considered. You must continue to meet all requirements through the hiring process.
Time-in-Grade Requirement: If you are applying as a current Federal employee, you must meet the time-in-grade requirements described in the Qualifications section, generally, 52-weeks of comparable experience at the next lowest grade.
Citizenship Requirement: You must be a U.S. Citizen to be considered for this advertisement unless explicitly stated otherwise.
Certification of Accuracy: All information concerning eligibility and qualification is subject to investigation and verification. False representation may be grounds for non-consideration, non-selection, or appropriate legal action.
Additional selections may be made from this vacancy, within the same geographical area, by other organizational elements from within FDA, through shared corporate recruiting activities.
Direct Deposit: You will be required to have all federal salary payments electronically deposited into a bank account with a financial institution of your choice.
Qualification & Experience:
- Degree: Bachelor’s or graduate/higher level degree: major study in an academic field related to the medical field, health sciences or allied sciences appropriate to the work of the position. This degree must be from an educational program from an accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education (external link) at the time the degree was obtained.
- Specialized experience is experience that equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform successfully the duties of the position, and that is typically in or related to the work of the position to be filled. The specialized experience must demonstrate one year of full-time work experience , or the equivalent if part-time (for example, an employee working 20 hours per week for a 12-month period should be credited with 6 months of experience.) Experience may have been obtained in either the federal service or its equivalent with state or local government, the private sector, or nongovernmental organizations.
Company: Food and Drug Administration
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Functions: Healthcare
Job Category: Government
Application Deadline: N/A