The Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Food and Drug
Administration is seeking a candidate with an advanced degree in
Mathematical Statistics or Biostatistics, or in the Mathematical Sciences
whose specialization is in Statistics. The ideal candidate will support the
work of regulatory and research scientists, primarily in biological and
chemical applications, and will perform statistical research on food safety
problems in areas which include toxicology, nutrition, risk assessment,
pharmacokinetics and epidemiology. We are located in College Park Maryland,
just outside Washington DC and about a mile from the University of Maryland
campus. There may be opportunities for collaborative work with the
University of Maryland on food safety issues.
For further information, including a job announcement and instructions
how to apply, see the web site http://www.usajobs.opm.gov/a9fda.htm and
choose "Mathematical Statistician" as career and "Maryland" as location.