Research and Development National Program Directors

Research and Development National Program Directors

Washington, DC, Cincinnati, OH, or Research Triangle Park, NC

US Environmental Protection Agency

Research and Development National Program Directors (NPD) (4 Postions)

Announcement Numbers

NPD, Air, Climate and Energy: IOAA-11-42-04

NPD, Chemical Safety for Sustainability: IOAA-11-42-05

NPD, Sustainable and Healthy Communities: IOAA-11-42-06

NPD, Safe and Sustainable Water Resources: IOAA-11-42-07

· Lead the EPA in developing a coordinated research program

· Engage high-level decision makers and scientists to influence EPA’s strategic research objectives

· Protect human health and the environment for future generations

EPA is seeking internationally recognized scientific leaders to fill four senior-level National Program Director (NPD) positions for its research program. Each NPD is responsible for providing high-level scientific leadership, overall coordination, and management of one of four ORD research programs. These are: Air, Climate and Energy (ACE), Safe and Sustainable Water Resources (SSWR), Sustainable and Healthy Communities (SHC), and Chemical Safety for Sustainability (CSS). These positions will be located in Washington D.C.; RTP, North Carolina; or Cincinnati, Ohio.

Find out more about these positions and apply at

How to Apply: Send the following information: (a) a cover letter (1-2 pages), describing your experience in leading a research program and how your experience relates to the duties of the position for which you are applying; (b) curriculum vitae; (c) names and contact information of three references; (d) citizenship status; (e) compensation requirements and (f) how you heard about this vacancy. Please cite the correct announcement number (NPD, Air, Climate and Energy: IOAA-11-42-04; NPD, Chemical Safety for Sustainability: IOAA-11-42-05; NPD, Sustainable and Healthy Communities: IOAA-11-42-06; or NPD, Safe and Sustainable Water Resources: IOAA-11-42-07). Please submit individual applications if applying for more than one position.

Applications should be sent via email to title42@epa.gov or mailed to the attention of Ms. Dorothy Carr, U.S. EPA, HRMD, MD-C639-02, RTP, NC 27711. Applications must be received by June 28, 2011. Electronic submission of application materials is strongly encouraged. Applications sent via email must be submitted in MS Word, portable document format (PDF), rich text format (RTF), or plain text. Use of other formats may invalidate your application.

For additional information, Ms. Carr also can be reached at (800) 433-9633. Technical questions pertaining to this vacancy may be addressed to Kevin Teichman at (202) 564-6620.

The U.S. EPA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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