Science Careers At EPA | Careers | US EPA

Dec 14, 2016  · All science jobs at EPA are listed on USAJobs.gov. Job categories/occupational series include Environmental Health Scientist, Biologist, Ecologist, Environmental Engineer, Fishery Biologist, Geologist, Physiologist, Microbiologist, Toxicologist, Physical Scientist and many more. EPA also maintains a list of current job openings.

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Salaries and Benefits | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) Salaries Like other government agencies, our basic salaries are set by Congress and most are paid under the General Schedule, which spans Grades 1 to 15 (i.e. ‘GS-1’ to ‘GS-15’). The grade level at which an individual enters a job depends on the specific position and the individual's qualifications. The General … Incentives EPA celebrates superior performance through various awards. Recognition may be additional pay, special salary increases, medals, etc. Top of Page

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Careers in Radiation Protection | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) A patient receives radiation therapy to treat cancer. Source: National Cancer Institute (NCI) Radiologists are doctors who specialize in diagnosing and treating injuries through different kinds of medical imaging. This includes things like mammograms, computed tomography (CT) scans, and x-rays. Radiologists work closely with technicians to make sure the right amount of radiation is used to get a clear picture of a patient, so the patient can be treated or diagnosed. Learn more on RadTown’s Radiati…

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Careers | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) May 06, 2013  · Information about why work at EPA, how to get a job, science jobs, legal jobs, opportunities for veterans and students.

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Science Careers at EPA | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) All science jobs at EPA are listed on USAJobs.gov. Job categories/occupational series include Environmental Health Scientist, Biologist, Ecologist, Environmental Engineer, Fishery Biologist, Geologist, Physiologist, Microbiologist, Toxicologist, Physical Scientist and many more.

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Job Opportunities through Student Services …

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 12, 2021  · Job Opportunities through Student Services Contracting EPA's Office of Research and Development offers a unique and exciting career opportunity for students and recent grads seeking scientific or administrative experience in any of our laboratories, research centers and offices located across the country.

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Research Fellowships and Scholarships | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) This government-wide program enables post-doctoral and mid-career technical professionals to work as visiting scientists at federal laboratories, including EPA, for periods of up to three years. Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent. 1. NAS/NRC Research Associateship Program at EPA 2. NAS/NRC Faculty Fellowship Program at EPA

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What Kind of People Work at EPA? | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 15, 2021  · We are 15,000+ individuals from diverse backgrounds in a full range of career fields and positions…. accountants and budget specialists, administrative support specialists, attorneys, biologists, chemists, communications and public affairs specialists, computer/information technology specialists, contracts specialists,

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Senior Environmental Employment (SEE) …

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 11, 2021  · Arlington, VA 22203. Phone: (703) 558-4200. View NOWCC's SEE program page. Senior Service America, Inc. (SSAI) 8403 Colesville Rd, Suite 1200. Silver Spring, MD 20910-3314. Phone: (301) 578-8900. View SSAI's SEE program page. Contact Us to ask a question, provide feedback, or report a problem.

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Careers and Internships for Environmental …

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 17, 2014  · Professionals. Recruiting: EPA's National Center for Environmental Economics (NCEE) offers careers in economics and environmental science. Learn more about NCEE's work. Visiting Scholars: NCEE is interested in exploring possibilities to provide visiting scholar positions for faculty seeking sabbatical opportunities.

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Where in the U.S. Can I Work for EPA? | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) Jan 11, 2021  · EPA also conducts work in 10 regional offices headquartered in Boston, New York, Philadelphia, Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Kansas City, Denver, San Francisco, and Seattle. EPA labs are scattered across the country and address a wide range of research activity. These labs and national research centers support the environmental policy enacted in ...

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EPA in Texas | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 30, 2021  · Federal & State Contacts. To report a spill, call the National Response Center at 1-800-424-8802. Report Environmental Violation. Region 6 Office. Region 6 Employee Access. EPA Hotlines. Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.

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Student Internships | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) Jan 28, 2021  · EPA hires high school and college interns for administrative/clerical positions as well as technical positions in areas such as life sciences, program or policy analysis, and engineering. Most positions have salaries ranging from the GS-2 to GS-7 level. All internships paid by EPA appear in the government-wide USAJobs.gov portal.

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U.S. Environmental Protection Agency | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) Each September, National Preparedness Month encourages and reminds us to be prepared for disasters or emergencies in our homes, businesses, and communities. EPA’s proposed clean cars plan would reduce greenhouse gas emissions, expand the use of clean technologies, and save consumers billions ...

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Careers for Veterans | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) the full playlist of the Veteran Employees series on our YouTube siteto select which videos you'd like to watch, andUSAJobs's video "Support for Veterans", and a full playlist of USAJobs videos for veterans on their YouTube site.

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Funding Opportunities for Citizen Science Projects | US …

Posted: (52 years ago) Feb 22, 2021  · Find opportunities to fund your citizen science project. EPA Grants: Get an overview of grants available at EPA; EPA Research Grants: Explore research funding opportunities at EPA; USDA, US Forest Service: Supports projects focusing on management of the nation’s water resources; engaging youth in conservation stewardship; promoting healthy, active lifestyles; and serving communities

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How to Apply: Finding the Right Job | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 19, 2021  · How to Apply: Finding the Right Job. Virtually all EPA jobs, including paid internships, are posted online through USAJobs.gov. You can use USAJobs to upload your resume, browse open EPA positions, and apply for jobs across the United States. On this page: Finding the Right Job. On other pages: Applying on USAJobs.gov.

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Science Advisor Programs | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 03, 2021  · Office of the Science Advisor provides leadership in cross-Agency science and science policy. Program areas: Risk Assessment, Science and Technology Policy, Human Subjects Research, Environmental Measurement and Modeling, Scientific Integrity.

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How to Find Citizen Science Projects | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 05, 2021  · Discover Scistarter Exit to find environmental citizen science projects in your community. This enables you to filter by location or project type. EarthEcho Water Challenge Exit (formerly World Water Monitoring Day) is an international education and outreach program. This program builds public awareness of the importance of protecting water ...

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Role of Science at EPA | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 15, 2021  · Role of Science at EPA. EPA is one of the world’s leading environmental and human health research organizations. Science provides the foundation for Agency policies, actions, and decisions made on behalf of the American people. Our research incorporates science and engineering that meets the highest standards for integrity, peer review ...

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Science Topics | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) Jun 29, 2021  · Science Topics. EPA is one of the world’s leading environmental and human health research organizations. Science provides the foundation for Agency policies, actions, and decisions made on behalf of the American people.

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Climate Change Science | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 07, 2021  · The Climate Change Science website is under development. Please check back in the coming months as we add new information and features. The earth’s climate is changing. Multiple lines of evidence show changes in our weather, oceans, ecosystems, and more. EPA is committed to providing the most up-to-date and accurate climate-science ...

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Scientific Diving | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 13, 2021  · 1 99+. usepagov A probe or passive diffusion sampler. 0 99+. usepagov Four probe towers. 1 99+. usepagov An EPA scientific diver. 1 99+. usepagov Barneget Bay, NJ - …

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About the Office of Science Advisor, Policy and …

Posted: (52 years ago) The Office of Science Advisor, Policy, and Engagement (OSAPE) supports the Agency’s Science Advisor and integrates and coordinates science across ORD and the Agency, with key external partners, and into the regulatory process. OSAPE provides support by: 1. Integrating scientific research and expertise into Agency decisions, providing Agency leadership on scientific integrity and human subjects research review, 2. Providing advice and vision on science and technology issues, managing ORD’…

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EPA Announces Selections of Charter Members to the …

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 02, 2021  · WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Michael S. Regan announced his selections for membership of the Science Advisory Board (SAB). The committee will be comprised of 22 women and 25 men, including 16 people of color, making it the most diverse SAB since the committee was established.

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EPA in Colorado | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 14, 2021  · EPA in Colorado. EPA's work in Colorado is managed from our office in Denver. Learn more about EPA Region 8.

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Lesson Plans, Teacher Guides and Online …

Posted: (52 years ago) A PM air sensor kit has been developed by EPA researchers as an educational tool to teach children about air quality and air science. Grades: 5-12 Type of Resource: Hands-on activity guide. Basic Ozone Layer Science Find a straightforward explanation of the ozone layer and ozone depletion. Grades: 9-12 Type of Resource: Website

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Basic Ozone Layer Science | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 22, 2021  · Basic Ozone Layer Science. ozone layer The region of the stratosphere containing the bulk of atmospheric ozone. The ozone layer lies approximately 15-40 kilometers (10-25 miles) above the Earth's surface, in the stratosphere. Depletion of this layer by ozone depleting substances (ODS) will lead to higher UVB levels, which in turn will cause ...

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Green Infrastructure Funding Opportunities | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) EPA Water Finance Clearinghouse is a database of financial assistance sources available to fund a variety of watershed protection projects. Lack of funding is consistently cited as a barrier to the implementation of green infrastructure. One advantage that green infrastructure projects offer, however, is that they generate so many benefits that ...

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About the Science Advisory Board (SAB) and the SAB …

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 18, 2021  · A key priority for EPA is to base Agency actions on sound scientific data, analyses, and interpretations. The SAB provides a mechanism for the Agency to receive peer review and other advice designed to make a positive difference in the production and …

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Examples of Citizen Science Projects Supported by EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) Volunteer Water Quality Monitoring Volunteers from many local organizations collect water quality data to improve the health of water bodies. 1. The Chesapeake Monitoring Cooperativeis a great example of an organization that performs this type of work. EPA grants often support these organizations in monitoring efforts.Cyanobacteria Monitoring 1. crowdsourcing to find and report cyanobacteria blooms through the bloomWatch App, 2. mapping cyanobacteria to help understand where and when cyanobacteria species occur through cyanoScope,and 3. monitoring cyanobacteria populations over time to help track seasonal patterns of cyanobacteria thro… Hurricane Preparedness EPA worked with the Town of Mattapoisett on a project, Resilience and Adaptation in New England (RAINE),to assess the vulnerability of the town’s drinking water systems to salt water intrusion from sea level rise and storm surge. Boy Scouts in the town set up flood markers on utility poles to show the wat…

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About the Director of the Office of Science Advisor ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 23, 2020  · Phone: (202) 564-8379. Email: [email protected]epa.gov. About the Office of Science Advisor, Policy, and Engagement (OSAPE) Prior to her leadership in the Office of Science Advisor, Policy and Engagement, Dr. Ross worked in the National Center for Environmental Assessment (NCEA) in EPA’s Office of Research and Development (ORD). She served as Deputy ...

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Indoor Air Quality Science and Technology | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 15, 2021  · Indoor Chemistry Study Announcement. The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) has launched a two-year study on Emerging Science on Indoor Chemistry to examine the state of science regarding chemicals in indoor air. This study will examine the link between chemical exposure, air quality, and human health.

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Basic Information about Citizen Science | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) Citizen science uses the collective strength of communities and the public to identify research questions, collect and analyze data, interpret results, make new discoveries, and develop technologies and applications – all to understand and solve environmental problems. Learn more in the CitizenScience.gov Resource Library.

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Recycling Economic Information (REI) Report | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) Nov 12, 2020  · The 2020 REI Report includes updated information about the number of recycling jobs, wages and tax revenue. The report shows that recycling and reuse of materials creates jobs, while also generating local and state tax revenues. In 2012, recycling and reuse activities in the United States accounted for: 681,000 jobs. $37.8 billion in wages; and.

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The Legacy of EPA’s Acid Rain Research | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 18, 2020  · The Legacy of EPA’s Acid Rain Research. Published August 18, 2020. An EPA scientist testing the acidity of a stream (2004). In EPA’s 50 years of research, one of the most significant environmental challenges the nation faced was the problem of acid rain. Although evidence of acid rain’s harmful effects emerged centuries ago, it wasn’t ...

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Integrated Science Assessments (ISAs) | US EPA

Posted: (52 years ago) Oct 15, 2020  · Since 2008, EPA’s Integrated Science Assessments (ISAs) have formed the scientific foundation for the review of the NAAQS standards by providing the primary (human health-based) and secondary (welfare-based, e.g. ecology, visibility, materials) science assessments: Nitrogen Oxides - Health Criteria. Sulfur Oxides- Health Criteria.

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Science and Technical Resources related to Indoor Air …

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 10, 2021  · Science and Technical Resources related to Indoor Air and Coronavirus (COVID-19) Read a list of key references and publications related to indoor air and COVID-19. The importance of different routes of transmission for SARS-CoV-2 is an ongoing area of research. SARS-CoV-2 can remain airborne in indoor environments for hours, potentially ...

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EPA Researchers Test Effectiveness of Face Masks ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 05, 2021  · EPA scientists are applying their expertise in aerosol and decontamination research to better understand mask effectiveness, as well as methods for disinfecting personal protective equipment for the public, healthcare workers, and other essential workers.

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The Clean Air Act: Solving Air Pollution Problems with ...

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Better Assessment Science Integrating Point and Non …

Posted: (52 years ago) Better Assessment Science Integrating Point and Nonpoint Sources (BASINS) is a multipurpose environmental analysis system designed to help regional, state, and local agencies perform watershed- and water quality-based studies. It was developed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to assist in watershed management and TMDL development by integrating environmental data, analysis tools, and watershed and water quality models. A geographic information system (GIS) provid…

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Science To Achieve Results (STAR) Graduate and …

Posted: (52 years ago) In a 2014 effort to realign ongoing Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) education programs for greater coherence, efficiency, ease of evaluation, and focus on highest priorities, the number of programs spread across the federal government were reduced and some were consolidated into flagship programs.

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About Region 4’s Laboratory Services and Applied …

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 15, 2021  · What We Do. Located in Athens, Georgia, the Laboratory Services and Applied Science Division (LSASD), through its scientific and technical support services, provides a solid foundation for decision-making by a wide variety of environmental programs and initiatives.

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Implementation of Vacatur - Strengthening …

Posted: (52 years ago) Jun 08, 2021  · On May 24, 2021, EPA Administrator Michael Regan signed a final rule that effectuated the vacatur of the January 6, 2021, “Strengthening Transparency in Pivotal Science Underlying Significant Regulatory Actions and Influential Scientific Information.” The vacatur rule is effective immediately upon publication in the Federal Register.

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Organization of EPA's Region 5 Office in Chicago | US …

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 26, 2021  · Air and Radiation Division. Director: John Mooney. What We Do: The Air and Radiation Division (ARD) implements the programmatic aspects of Clean Air Act within the geographic boundaries of Region 5, except for inspections and enforcement, which are principally managed by the Enforcement and Compliance Assurance Division. Under this statute and in accordance with implementing …

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Integrated Science Assessment (ISA) for Nitrogen …

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 15, 2021  · In 2008, the Integrated Science Assessment for Sulfur - Health Criteria (Final) was also released. Because of the overlap of these two air pollutants in the environment, the reports were combined into a single ecological criteria report, called the Integrated Science Assessment for Oxides of Nitrogen and Sulfur - Ecological Criteria (Final).

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About the National Exposure Research Laboratory ... - …

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 30, 2020  · EPA’s National Exposure Research Laboratory (NERL) supports EPA’s mission to protect human health and the environment by developing and applying innovations in exposure science. Exposure science sets the context for understanding and solving real-world problems, and is used to help answer three fundamental questions:

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