Government

Toxicologist I

The Toxicology Division at the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) is looking for several toxicologists to join their team. This job provides the opportunity to work to protect public health and the environment in Texas, as well as to impact environmental policy at the state and national level. This full-time position involves serving as an expert for agency staff and the public concerning toxicology and risk assessment issues.
Some of the tasks include:
• Assessment of health risks associated with public/environmental exposure to toxic substances

Staff Toxicologist

The Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) of the California Environmental Protection Agency (CalEPA) has an opening for a Staff Toxicologist at the Cypress office. Under the general direction of a Senior Toxicologist in the Human and Ecological Risk Office (HERO) of the Brownfields and Environmental Restoration Program (Cleanup Program), the Staff Toxicologist will provide expert scientific support in the areas of toxicology, human and/or
ecological risk assessment and exposure assessment, along with a variety of more difficult tasks directly

AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellows

Call for Applications: AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships

Applications are now being accepted for the AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships (STPF). This professional level fellowship is the premier opportunity for outstanding engineers to learn first-hand about policymaking, bring valuable technical expertise to policy and enhance engineering in the federal government.

Research Scientist/Risk Assessor

The Minnesota Department of Health Risk Assessment Unit is hiring for two research scientists/toxicologists. Both job descriptions are attached. These positions are an opportunity to use toxicological methods and risk assessment methods to derive 'safe' levels of chemicals that can be present in groundwater. We work with a variety of other state agencies, as well as other units within the Minnesota Department of Health. The work is very collaborative and team focused. Our values are used to protect Minnesotan's from chemicals and contaminants that can contaminate groundwater.