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    This is an interdisciplinary announcement which may be filled in one of the following series: 0405 (Pharmacology), 0415 (Toxicology), or 1320 (Chemistry).

    This position is located in the Department of Health And Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, headquartered in Rockville, Maryland.

    Additional selections may be made across the Department of Health and Human Services through this vacancy announcement.

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    As a Senior Research Scientist (Interdisciplinary) you will:

    • Advises the Division Director and the Center, as well as the scientific community on all issues related to testing for illicit drugs and prescription drugs.
    • Keeps abreast of all developments in program areas related to drug testing and prescription drug use by evaluating relevant research projects and reviewing professional and scientific publications.
    • Provides recommendations for advancing programs and or methodologies.
    • Prepares and presents briefings material for Congressional hearings and other purposes.

    Travel Required

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

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/568211000. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.