Department:Department Of Health And Human Services
Agency:National Institutes of Health
Job Announcement Number:NIH-NIAID-MP-12-814447
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/ Per Year|
|Friday, December 28, 2012 to
Tuesday, January 01, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time -
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Frederick County, MD United States
WHO MAY APPLY:
|Status Candidates (Merit Promotion and VEOA Eligibles) |
The NIH is the premier biomedical research center for the world. Its 27 Institutes and Centers employ approximately 18,000 employees doing a vast array of jobs, all supporting efforts for a healthy nation. For information on the NIH mission, goals, and Institutes and Centers, visit NIH Overview.
This position is located in the Office of the Chief Scientist of Integrated Research Facility (IRF) at Ft. Detrick MD. The IRF is a component of the Division of Clinical Research (DCR) within the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
- Time in grade met within 30 days of closing date.
- Position is subject to a background investigation.
In order to meet the minimum qualification requirements for this position, you must possess and describe the following:
A) Degree: microbiology; or biology, chemistry, or basic medical science that included at least 20 semester hours in microbiology and other subjects related to the study of microorganisms, and 20 semester hours in the physical and mathematical sciences combining course work in organic chemistry or biochemistry, physics, and college algebra, or their equivalent.
B) Combination of education and experience: courses equivalent to a major in microbiology, biology, chemistry, or basic medical science that included courses shown in A above, plus appropriate experience or additional education.
You must demonstrate in your resume at least one (1) year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-14 level in the Federal service obtained in either the private or public sector, performing the following types of tasks: planning, directing, and managing a high containment laboratory scientific research program; reviewing and assessing relevant science and current research, developments and advances in the area of infectious disease and biodefense research; developing guidelines, policies, and procedures for a biocontainment facility and its research activities; and developing and maintaining collaborative working relationships with research organizations, regulatory agencies, and professional and scientific organizations
This position has an education requirement. You must submit a copy of your transcripts (or a list of your courses including titles, credit hours completed and grades). Unofficial transcripts will be accepted in the application package; however, official transcripts will be required prior to receiving an official offer. Click here for information on Foreign Education . If you are currently or were previously in this occupation series you do not need to submit transcripts. Instead, submit an SF-50 showing the appointment in this occupational series.
Males born after December 31, 1959 must be registered with Selective Service.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED: