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This position is located in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, Office of Pesticide Programs, Health Effects Division in Arlington, VA.
These positions may be filled in three of the seven branches in the Health Effects Division.
For more information on this office, visit their website: http://www2.epa.gov/aboutepa/about-office-chemical-safety-and-pollution-prevention-ocspp
-Examine and evaluate scientific data consistent with project-specific statutory deadlines under the Pesticide Registration Improvement Act (PRIA) and the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA).
-Write detailed scientific evaluations of pesticide exposures. These evaluations should include: judgements as to the reliability of the methods of analysis by which the data were obtained and estimations.
-Conduct exposure analyses for pesticides; including controversial cancer causing chemicals, as input to the Agency's pesticide risk assessment.