Job Overview


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This position is located in the Office of Research and Development, National Exposure Research Laboratory, Human Exposure and Atmospheric Sciences Division, Process Modeling Research Branch, Durham, NC. For more information on this office, visit their website:


You will:

- Conduct independent research in aerosol science and engineering by designing and conducting smog chamber experiments to study gas phase chemistry and aerosol formation.

- Lead a team of researchers.

- Serve as a senior scientist and technical authority in aerosol science and engineering.

- Manage extramural research projects related to in-house research support contract(s).

When entering a Federal job at a grade level lower than the highest promotion potential level, you may be promoted to more complex duties and work more independently, as your career progresses.

You will spend less than 25% of your work time on contracts, grants/cooperative agreements, and/or interagency agreements.

Relocation Authorized

  • No