Toxicologist -- National Toxicology Program
Location: Research Triangle Park, North Carolina
The National Toxicology Program (NTP) is seeking a Toxicologist within the Toxicology Branch headquartered at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. The NTP’s goals are to (1) provide toxicological evaluations on substances of public health concern, (2) develop and validate improved toxicology methods, (3) develop approaches and generate data to strengthen the science base for risk assessments, and (4) communicate with all stakeholders. The NTP achieves these goals through a highly integrated, cooperative research and testing program carried out through research and development contracts and other support activities. The ideal candidate will have a strong toxicology background with experience in the design, conduct, interpretation, and reporting of in vivo GLP toxicity studies. (S)he will also have experience in assembling and leading multidisciplinary teams to accomplish NTP goals and provide expertise for the benefit of the testing program. This position is expected to be posted on the USAJOBS website on/or around December 1; applications will only be accepted for 10 days via the USAJOBS website.