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This position is located in the Office of Research and Development, National Center for Environmental Assessment, National Center for Environmental Assessment-RTP, Environmental Media Assessment Group in Durham (Research Triangle Park), NC.
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-Serve as a senior scientist and technical authority in toxicology, performing comprehensive emission studies and developing Integrated Science Assessments, which provide the scientific foundation for the National Ambient Air Quality Standards.
-Provide guidance, oversight and product reviews related to the Human Health Risk Assessment program.
-Provide input on human exposure assessments and collaborate with national and international investigators concerning major air pollution problems.
You will spend less than 25% of your work time on contracts, grants/cooperative agreements, and/or interagency agreements.