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    This position is located in the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC), Center for Global Health (CGH), Atlanta, Georgia.

    CDC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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    As a Microbiologist you will:

    • Provide expert scientific advice, consultation and leadership in designing, coordinating and maintaining scientific project goals, objectives and priorities.
    • Implement scientific policies and procedures on microbiology/biological science practices and principles.
    • Provide scientific microbiologist advice and consultation on solutions to critical problems that require creating new approaches, and standards to be used.
    • Develop strategies to meet short and long-range goals and assures that strategies reflect most promising directions in research, preventive, and clinical approaches.
    • Design, oversees, implements, and conducts microbiological scientific surveys/studies or projects to identify and solve problems.
    • Identify and analyze scientific issues and their impact on operations that are critical to the public health community at large.
    • Collaborate with scientists and program consultants in various aspects of the study or survey design process, and other study support duties including analyzing and reporting of data and data dissemination to audiences.

    Travel Required

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

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0403 Microbiology

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