Director, Office of Applied Research and Safety Assessment, AD-0403/0415/1320


Vacancy ID: 1008096   Announcement Number: HHS-FDA-14-AD-1008096   USAJOBS Control Number: 356910500

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1. Title of Job

Director, Office of Applied Research and Safety Assessment, 0403/415/1320
2. Biographic Data

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5. Employment Availability

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6. Citizenship

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7. Background Information

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8. Other Information

9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade

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11. Miscellaneous Information

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12. Special Knowledge

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13. Test Location

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19. Job Preference

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20. Occupational Specialties

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001 Director, Office of Applied Research and Safety Assessment
002 Director, Office of Applied Research and Safety Assessment
003 Director, Office of Applied Research and Safety Assessment

21. Geographic Availability

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240900033 Laurel, MD

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24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

1. From the descriptions below, select the one which best describes your education and/or experience and meets the Minimum Qualifications Requirements for Microbiology Series, 403.

A. I have successfully completed a degree: microbiology; or biology, chemistry, or basic medical science that included at least 20 semester hours in microbiology and other subjects related to the study of microorganisms, and 20 semester hours in the physical and mathematical sciences combining course work in organic chemistry or biochemistry, physics, and college algebra, or their equivalent. OR combination of education and experience: courses equivalent to a major in microbiology, biology, chemistry, or basic medical science that included courses shown above, plus appropriate experience or additional education.
B. I do not meet the qualifications as described above.

2. From the descriptions below, select the one which best describes your education and and/or experience and meets the Minimum Qualifications Requirements for Toxicology Series, 0415.

A. I have successfully completed a degree in: toxicology; or an appropriate discipline of the biological, medical, or veterinary sciences that included at least 30 semester hours in chemistry, biochemistry, or physiology, and 12 semester hours in toxicology.
B. I do not meet the qualifications as described above.

3. From the descriptions below, select the one which best describe your education and or/experience and meets the Minimum Qualifications Requirements for Chemistry Series, 1320.

A. I have successfully complete a degree in: physical sciences, life sciences, or engineering that included 30 semester hours in chemistry, supplemented by course work in mathematics through differential and integral calculus, and at least 6 semester hours of physics. OR combination of education and experience -- couse work equivalent to a major as shown above, including at least 30 semester hours in chemistry, supplemented by mathematics through differential and integral calculus, and at least 6 semester hours of physics, plus appropriate experience or additional education.
B. I do not meet the qualifications as described above.

4. Do you have a Ph.D related to a science discipline.

A. Yes, I do have a Ph.D.
B. No, I don't have a Ph.D.

INSTRUCTION: From each task in the following group, choose the statement from the list below that best describes your experience and/or training.

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.

5. Knowledge in pharmacology and toxicology including mechanisms of endogenous and xenobiotic metabolism, transporters, and chemical synergism or chemical-environment-host interactions; and/or knowledge of genomics, proteomics, and/or metabolomics relevant to foods and food safety.

6. Knowledge and understanding of the provision, limitations, and practical applications of FDA laws and regulations related to human foods and cosmetics.





















7. Do you have a Ph.D in a related science discipline.

A. Yes, I have a Ph.D
B. No, I don't have a Ph.D