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    This position is in the Food Economics Division of the Economics Research Service located in Washington, DC

    Research Mathematical Statistician have open-ended promotion potential. Research accomplishments & their impact on the duties & responsibilities of positions are evaluated periodically. The grade level is limited only by the individual's demonstrated ability to perform research of recognized importance to science & technology. Final grade level may be determined by a peer review panel

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    • Maintain current intelligence on mathematical statistics and survey methods for collecting and producing high-quality data pertinent to supporting the needed research by external and internal users.
    • Develop and improves methods used in collecting and estimating high-quality data that support the most important current food policy questions facing the nation.
    • Responsible for methodological studies that drive both the development and assessment of the collected data, and for efficient and effective dissemination of the data and resulting studies on ERS website.
    • Uphold the OMB directives and best practices, as reflected in ERS? Data Review Policy, to make both restricted and public-use data and documentation available to authorized users and the general public, respectively.
    • Publish ERS reports and provides briefings to USDA officials.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1529 Mathematical Statistics

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