JOE - December 2013

Food and Drug Administration
Office of Regulations, Policy, and Social Sciences
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economist
Section: 5 -- Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: College Park , MD, USA
JEL Classifications:
D -- Microeconomics
F -- International Economics
H -- Public Economics
I1 -- Health
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
Deadline Date: 12/2013
Salary Range: $74,872 - $115,742

JOE ID Number: 201312_399888

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Center for Food Safety & Applied Nutrition in FDA (CFSAN/FDA) anticipates openings for one to two economists GS-12 to GS-13 levels (salary range: $74,872 - $115,742). Positions are on the Economics Team; Office of Regulations, Policy and Social Sciences; CFSAN/FDA. Duties include conducting cost-benefit and other quantitative, statistical, and risk analyses; evaluating regulations, legislation, and agency policy. Successful candidates must be able to write and speak clearly to groups of different sizes and backgrounds, and work independently and on multi-disciplinary teams. We welcome all candidates with expertise in applied microeconomics (such as health, environmental, labor, international trade, and IO), or regulatory economics. A background in the life sciences and stochastic modeling is also an advantage. Full U.S. citizenship required. Interviews at the AEA meetings and our Washington area offices. Send resume and writing sample to; or J. Bradley Brown, Ph.D., Acting Director, Division of Social Sciences, HFS-020, 5100 Paint Branch Parkway, College Park, MD 20740-3835; or call 301-436-1551 for more information.
Application Instructions:

Elements to be included in application: cover letter, CV, writing sample, 3 references. Apply by: Email (preferred) or postal mail.

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J. Bradley Brown, Ph. D
5100 Paint Branch Parkway
College Park , MD 20740

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J. Bradley Brown, Ph. D
5100 Paint Branch Parkway
College Park , MD 20740

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