Dayton, OH, United States
May 21, 2020
Sep 03, 2020
Risk Assessment Toxicologist
Integrative Health & Performance Sciences
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UES has position open for a Risk Assessment Toxicologist to join our team supporting research within the 711th HPW, USAF School of Aerospace Medicine, at Wright-Patterson AFB in Dayton, OH. The Toxicologist will conduct detailed toxicological and risk assessment analyses of USAF population operational health hazards related to DoD weapons systems. This will involve expert opinion analysis and assessment of published literature, DoD reported data and newly designed and executed USAF or DoD studies. This individual will routinely engage in complex interactions with industrial hygienists, flight surgeons and aerospace engineers concerning USAF and DoD weapons systems. Some of the primary functions for this role will include:
Analyze data from the published literature, DoD reported data and newly designed and executed USAF or DoD studies.
Write and design new research proposals to answer operational toxicological questions of concern to the USAF.
Develop physiologically based pharmacokinetic (PBPK) models, detailed computational biological analyses and other advanced analytical techniques (80%), as applied to human health risk assessments and to address any current operational safety needs.
Trains and directs team members in new toxicological technologies
Attend and present at scientific meetings; publish research in scientific journals
Ph.D. in Toxicology/Risk Assessment, Engineering or Life sciences is required, D.A.B.T. certification preferred
At least 20 years’ experience preferred
Active member of the Society of Toxicology expected, with active participation in Aerospace Society of Medical Association and other DoD Medical research communities preferred
Frequent publication of research efforts in peer-reviewed publications and presentation at national and international scientific meetings
Strong written and verbal communication skills and a willingness to collaborate
This position is working within a government facility and requires U.S. Citizenship
UES, Inc. is an innovative science and technology company providing customers with superior research and development expertise since its inception in 1973. Our long-term success is a direct result of a strong commitment to the success of our employees. We look forward to reviewing your application.
UES, Inc. is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
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