Public Health Scientist Job in Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland – Department of the Army



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Public Health Scientist – Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland
U.S. Army Medical Command, Department of the Army
Job ID: 41177
Start Date: 01/22/2019
End Date: 01/28/2019

Qualification Summary
Who May Apply: US Citizens In order to qualify, you must meet the experience requirements described below. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application. Additional information about transcripts is in this document. Basic Requirement for Public Health Scientist: Degree: Bachelor’s or graduate (or higher level) degree with major study in an academic field related to the medical field, health sciences or allied sciences appropriate to the work of the position. This degree must be from an educational program accredited by an accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education at the time the degree was obtained. In addition to meeting the basic requirement above, to qualify for this position you must also meet the qualification requirements listed below: Specialized Experience GS-13: One year of specialized experience which includes 1) Serve as principal investigator or scientific project lead on quasi-experimental outcome evaluation projects to assess effectiveness of community health, wellness, public health policy, health promotion and/or health behavior change initiatives to generate recommendations; 2) Develop and execute comprehensive public health program evaluation studies to collect, analyze, and report data using specialized quantitative and qualitative analysis software and multivariate analytical methods (logistic regression, general linear modeling, factor analysis); 3) Mentor others to develop public health program evaluation research proposals to ethically collect data from human subjects and to identify and mitigate threats to the internal and external validity of various program evaluation designs; and 4) Author or publish three or more health promotion evaluation research government technical reports and/or peer-reviewed scientific manuscripts as lead or first author. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-12). You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:
CommunicationsProblem SolvingProject ManagementResearch

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