CBER Vacancy Announcement

Pharmacology/Toxicology Reviewer

Division of Clinical Evaluation, Pharmacology and Toxicology
Office of Cellular, Tissue, and Gene Therapies
Center for Biologics Evaluation & Research
Food and Drug Administration
Department of Health and human Services
Bethesda, MD

The Division of Clinical Evaluation, Pharmacology and Toxicology of the Center for Biologics Evaluation Research, Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services, has two full time employment openings for Pharmacology/Toxicology reviewers who will serve as scientific and regulatory authorities on nonclinical data, reviewing and deciding on the adequacy of scientific research used to support human testing for biological products. The incumbent will assess new emerging therapies including gene therapy, stem cell transplantation, xenotransplantation, tissue engineering, somatic cell therapies, and tumor vaccines.

Candidates for Civil Service or Commissioned Corps appointments must be U.S. Citizens.
U.S. Citizens and non-U.S. Citizens may be eligible for service fellowship appointments.

Candidates with a degree or equivalent experience in one or more of the following disciplines: toxicology, pharmacology, immunology, physiology, cell biology, stem cell transplantation, gene therapy, and xenotransplantation is strongly desired.

Rockville, Maryland

Salary Range:
The salary range (GS-13) is $82,961-$107,854. Salary will be set commensurate with education and experience.

How to Apply:
Submit electronic resume or curriculum vitae with cover letter by January 30, 2009 to: CBER.Employment@fda.hhs.gov. Please indicate that you are applying to Job Code: DCEPT/Rev.

For further information, please visit our website at http://www.fda.gov/cber/inside/vacancy.htm.

Department of Health and Human Services is an equal opportunity employer with a smoke free environment.

Updated: December 18, 2008