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    PROMOTION POTENTIAL: Please be advised there is no promotion potential for Health Scientist positions. Any position filled with this announcement will be filled at the single grade level requested.

    This position will not be filled and no job offers will be made until resolution of the HHS hiring freeze, or the position qualifies for a hiring exemption and is approved pursuant to HHS guidance.

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    As a Health Scientist you will:

    • Serve as a recognized agency authority or consultant for health programs and conducts scientific research to develop a national system(s) to monitor public health capacity and performance overseas.
    • Identify and analyze public health issues and their impact on scientific operations that are critical to the public health community at large.
    • Analyze epidemiologic investigation data utilizing new methodologies or existing techniques that have been extensively revised.
    • Conduct major statistical studies or continuing projects that represent an important segment of the center's primary investigative program.
    • Collaborate on projects/studies and coordinate efforts, as appropriate, with other program staff, other CDC Centers, other federal agencies, state, local and international health agencies, and private and non-private organizations.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - As required by the position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0601 General Health Science

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/492712900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.