26 March 2013
Job Opportunity: Director, OSELS, CDC
The following job opportunity is brought to you from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Office of Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is recruiting for a Deputy Director for Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services. The incumbent will be the central focus to coordinate, complement, and extend program-specific epidemiology and surveillance activities; strengthen the national public health laboratory systems through partnerships between CDC and state and local health departments, and tribal and territorial governments; and expand policies and procedures throughout the Agency for informatics and electronic health systems.
The incumbent will serve as Director for the Office of Surveillance, Epidemiology and Laboratory Services (OSELS) and will have broad operating authority for overall planning, direction and management of OSELS. S/he will (a) participate in overall management planning sessions in which program direction, feasibility of program changes and expansions, and allocation of funds are considered, (b) evaluate the effectiveness and efficiency of program operations in relation to objectives and in relation to legislative, budgetary and program planning, and (c) collaborate with other top agency management officials on the development and implementation of long range plans and their budget impact. H/she will be responsible for overseeing the development and maintenance of quality medical, scientific and technical competence in OSELS for assuring that actions and programs reflect scientific integrity and operational effectiveness. H/she will serve as spokesperson for CDC on matters related to OSELS' mission. Learn more about OSELS at www.cdc.gov/osels.
Degree requirements: MD, PhD or equivalent degree.
Applicants should also possess proven, senior-level experience leading and directing the development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of programs and projects in surveillance, epidemiology or laboratory services.
To be considered, apply before midnight EST on April 19, 2013 at:
Physicians, PhD’s and equivalent (AD-601): https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/338999900
Physicians only (AD-602): https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/339000300
Physicians, PhD’s and equivalent (ES-601): https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/338838600
Physicians only (ES-602): https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/338872800
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