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This position is located in the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Center for Veterinary Medicine (CVM), Office of Research (OR), Division of Residue Chemistry in Laurel, Maryland.

Who May Apply: Open to all United States Citizens.

This announcement may be used to fill additional vacancies.


Applies scientific knowledge of chemistry to investigate the metabolism of drugs in food producing animals.

Adapt and apply analytical methods to examine and address program issues related to veterinary drug residue chemistry.

Evaluate and interpret results of studies and assist in the preparation of final reports.

Manage chemical and lab materials vital to laboratory operations.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No