Director, Division of Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys


Vacancy ID: 793166   Announcement Number: HHS-CDC-RS-13-793166   USAJOBS Control Number: 331951000

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1. Title of Job

Senior Biomedical Research Service (SBRS)
2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address

4. Work Information

5. Employment Availability

Are you currently employed as a Distinguished Consultant under Title 42 209(F) at CDC?
6. Citizenship

Are you a citizen of the United States?
7. Background Information

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8. Other Information

9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade

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00

11. Miscellaneous Information

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12. Special Knowledge

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13. Test Location

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14. Veteran Preference Claim

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15. Dates of Active Duty - Military Service

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16. Availability Date

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17. Service Computation Date

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18. Other Date Information

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19. Job Preference

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20. Occupational Specialties

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001 Supervisory Medical Officer

21. Geographic Availability

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240830033 Hyattsville, MD

22. Transition Assistance Plan

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23. Job Related Experience

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24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

1. From the description below, select the one which best describes your education and/or experience and meets the Basic Qualifications Requirements for Medical Officer RS-0602-00.

A. A Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathy degree from a school in the United States or Canada approved by a recognized accrediting body in the year of the applicant's graduation.
B. A Doctor of Medicine or equivalent degree from a foreign medical school that provided education and medical knowledge substantially equivalent to accredited schools in the United States may be demonstrated by permanent certification by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) (or a fifth pathway certificate for Americans who completed premedical education in the United States and graduate education in a foreign country.
C. I do not possess the education as described above.
Factor Minimal Qualifications

2.

Do you have at least one year of specialized experience in a senior executive capacity in leading, planning, managing, organizing and directing a survey and research activity?

A. I have all of the experience described above.
B. I do not have experience as described above.

For each task in the following group, choose the statement from the list below that best describes your experience and/or training. Please select only one letter for each item.

A- I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
B- I have had education or training in performing the task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
C- I have performed this task on the job. My work on this task was monitored closely by a supervisor or senior employee to ensure compliance with proper procedures.
D- I have performed this task as a regular part of a job. I have performed it independently and normally without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
E- I am considered an expert in performing this task. I have supervised performance of this task or am normally the person who is consulted by other workers to assist them in doing this task because of my expertise.

3. Direct a substantive and methodological research program to use, develop and evaluate new methods for assessing health nutritional status using direct physical measures.

4. Utilize social science, health science, nutrition science or survey research techniques to analyze data in health research.

5. Provide authoritative advice and assessments of the impact of actual and proposed administration, Departmental or Congressional actions on the Division's program, functions, and activities.

6. Plan, manage, organize and direct program functions, survey operations.

7. Oversee research activities of a health and nutritional status research program based on direct physical measures that will have broad impact on the health and health care of the nation.

8. Formulate short and long term plans consistent with the mission, vision and strategic aims of the organization including developing and making recommendations for the enhancement and improvement of the mission and functions of a major health or nutrition research program.

9. Coordinate and integrate a number of technical projects such as planning and designing future surveys and coordinating cooperative and collaborative research projects with a variety of stakeholders.

10. Evaluate budget, fiscal and administrative controls to manage Division programmatic operations and services.

11. Engage with representatives from Federal agencies; State and local public health departments, and national and international health organizations; professional and voluntary health organizations; public interest groups to build alliances in order to achieve organizational goals.

12. Serve as a scientific and technical consultant on a variety of areas related to health or nutritional status research programs.

13. Respond to Congressional and media inquiries.

14. Present research findings at public meetings, interagency science forums, national or international meetings/conference.

15. Provide leadership and direction on scientific, technical and administrative matters to ensure achievement of program goals and objectives including solving unusual and often precedent setting problems associated with program operations and related activities.

16. Direct, oversee, and coordinate the work of subordinate supervisors for a public health initiative.

17. Develop the most cost effective and fiscally responsible method to conduct the activities of an organization and solve related problems including determining the allocation of human and financial resources for the Division and assure compliance with related legal requirements.

18. Author scientific documents for peer reviewed journals, write and prepare articles, position papers and press releases.

19. Prepare technical papers, reports, and speeches for presentation at scientific meetings and for publication in professional's journals.

20. Prepare reports and policy recommendations as the basis for key level decision making.

21. Your responses in this Assessment Questionnaire are subject to evaluation and verification. Later steps in the selection process are specifically designed to verify your responses. Deliberate attempts to falsify information will be grounds for disqualifying you or for dismissing you from employment following acceptance. Please take this opportunity to review your responses to ensure their accuracy.
If you fail to answer this question, you will be disqualified from consideration for this position.
I certify that, to the best of my knowledge and belief, all of the information included in this questionnaire is true, correct, and provided in good faith. I understand that if I make an intentional false statement, or commit deception or fraud in this application and its supporting materials, or in any document or interview associated with the examination process, I may be fined or imprisoned (18 U.S.C. 1001); my eligibilities may be cancelled, I may be denied an appointment, or I may be removed and debarred from Federal service (5 C.F.R. part 731). I understand that any information I give may be investigated. I understand that responding "No" to this item will result in my not being considered for this position.

A. Yes, I certify that the information provided in this questionnaire is true, correct and provided in good faith, and I understand the information provided above.
B. No, I do not certify/understand the information provided above.