Departmental Scientific Integrity Officer
United States Department of Agriculture
Office of the Chief Scientist
The OFFICE OF THE CHIEF SCIENTIST in the DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE is seeking to fill the position of Departmental Scientific Integrity Officer.
USDA’s Scientific Integrity Officer serves as the principal science policy advisor to the Department’s Chief Scientist and Under Secretary for Research, Education, and Economics (REE) and senior USDA leadership on science policy and scientific and research integrity. This position is located within USDA’s Office of the Chief Scientist (OCS). The incumbent develops USDA-wide science policy and provides policy direction and guidance that supports the integrity and bioethics of research that benefits U.S. agriculture and consumers. This position also leads and provides direction to USDA’s Agency Scientific and Research Integrity Officers. The position is located in Washington, DC. Recruitment is at the GS-15 grade level; salary range $131,767 to $161,900 per year. More information on OCS can be found at: www.usda.gov/our-agency/staff-offices/office-chief-scientist-ocs.
A copy of job announcement (AG-01-2017-0144) and application procedures are available at: www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/475167800. Applications must be received by Friday, August 4, 2017.
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