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This position is located in the Office of Research and Development, National Exposure Research Laboratory, Microbiological and Chemical Exposure Assessment Research Division, Biohazard Assessment Research Branch, Cincinnati, Ohio. For more information on this office, visit their website: http://www2.epa.gov/aboutepa/about-office-research-and-development-ord.
- Conduct microbiology research independently or in collaboration with others for specific projects.
- Serve as a science lead with an interdisciplinary team of researchers.
- Serve as a technical authority in bioinformatics.
- Serve as a technical expert in statistics.
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.