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Earth Day is every day at EPA! At EPA, you can protect human health and the environment of all Americans, and you’ll discover that EPA is one great place to work! We offer great benefits and work flexibilities, and our diverse workforce connects to more than just a career--we share a common passion to promote a cleaner, healthier environment. Discover how exciting safeguarding our natural resources and protecting human health can be. Find yourself at EPA.
This position is located in the Office of Research and Development, National Center for Environmental Assessment, Integrated Risk Information System Division (IRISD), in Arlington, VA.
For more information on this office, visit their website: https://www.epa.gov/aboutepa/about-office-research-and-development-ord
Except in special circumstances, those new to the federal government will be hired at the starting salary (step 1) of the applicable grade range listed above.
-Conduct research on topics in the field of systematic review as it applies to the types of studies considered in Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) assessments.
-Advise the IRIS program director on the implementation of systematic reviews within the IRIS program.
-Lead the development of computer tools to automate the steps of systematic review.
-Maintain standing as a national or international expert in the field of systematic review methods.
-Contribute scientific expertise to IRIS assessments.
You will spend less than 25% of your work time on contracts.