Job Overview


Become a part of the Department that touches the lives of every American!  At the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) you can give back to your community, state, and country by making a difference in the lives of Americans everywhere.  It is the principal agency for protecting the health of citizens.  Join HHS and help to make our world healthier, safer, and better for all Americans.

Who May Apply: Open to US citizens and applicants eligible under Schedule A authority.

This vacancy is also being announced concurrently with vacancy announcement HHS-CDC-OM-13-882345 under merit promotion procedures. Please review that announcement to see if you are eligible for consideration under merit promotion procedures. NOTE: Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered.

PHS Commissioned Corps Officers interested in performing the duties of this position within the Commissioned Corps (not as a career/career-conditional employee) are encouraged to apply under the merit promotion announcement indicated above.

This announcement will be used to fill positions in various geographical locations.

CDC Financial Disclosure Language—OGE form 450
Holding ourselves to a higher standard; the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention inspires public confidence in its trust responsibilities and mission by maintaining high ethical principles. This position is subject to the confidential financial disclosure requirements of the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 (P.L. 95-521). Therefore, if selected, you will be required to complete a Confidential Financial Disclosure Report (OGE Form 450) to determine if a conflict or an appearance of a conflict exists between your financial interest and your prospective position with the agency. This Information will be required annually.

CDC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Incumbent serves as a recognized agency authority or consultant for health programs and conducts scientific research to develop a national system(s) to monitor public health capacity and performance overseas.  Identifies and analyzes public health issues and their impact on scientific operations that are critical to the public health community at large.  Analyzes epidemiologic investigation data utilizing new methodologies or existing techniques that have been extensively revised.  Conducts major statistical studies or continuing projects that represent an important segment of the center's primary investigative program.  Collaborates on projects/studies and coordinates efforts, as appropriate, with other program staff, other CDC Centers, other federal agencies, state, local and international health agencies, and private and non-private organizations.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No
  • Additional Duty Location Info

    Few vacancies in the following locations

    • Afghanistan
    • Angola
    • Bangladesh
    • Barbados
    • Benin
    • Botswana
    • Brazil
    • Burkina Faso
    • Cambodia
    • Cameroon
    • Chad
    • China
    • Congo (DRC)
    • Congo
    • Cote D'Ivoire
    • Denmark
    • Dominican Republic
    • Egypt
    • Ethiopia
    • France
    • Gabon
    • Ghana
    • Guatemala
    • Guinea
    • Guyana
    • Haiti
    • India
    • Indonesia
    • Italy
    • Kazakhstan
    • Kenya
    • Laos
    • Lesotho
    • Liberia
    • Madagascar
    • Malawi
    • Mali
    • Mexico
    • Morocco
    • Mozambique
    • Namibia
    • Nepal
    • Nigeria
    • Panama
    • Papua New Guinea
    • Peru
    • Philippines
    • Republic of Georgia
    • Rwanda
    • Saudi Arabia
    • Senegal
    • South Africa
    • South Sudan
    • Swaziland
    • Switzerland
    • Tajikistan
    • Tanzania
    • Thailand
    • Uganda
    • Ukraine
    • Vietnam
    • Yemen
    • Zambia
    • Zimbabwe