GDIT is seeking a Senior Research Scientist Consultant in support of the Naval Health Research Center (NHRC) Infectious Disease Field Surveillance and Laboratory Research Services. As the Navy hub for the Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center, the NHRC Operational Infectious Diseases Directorate conducts on-going, laboratory-based surveillance of US military populations in unique environments to quantify and study the etiology of infectious illnesses.
Provide consultation on surveillance activities of operational infectious diseases that affect DoD personnel in coordination with federal agencies, local governments, research organizations, and universities at locations around the world.
Perform analytical evaluations and prospective clinical evaluations, for diagnostic evaluations, clinical studies, and/or clinical trials sponsored by Federal Agencies or private companies, subject to final GS or military approval.
Collect, analyze, and interpret data from ongoing surveillance programs and special investigations among military personnel or civilians (recruits, forces afloat, deployed forces, outbreaks of concern, DoD dependents and border populations).
Write draft scientific/research papers for government review. Edit, and compile final drafts of scientific/research papers for scientific journal submission subject to final GS or military approval.
5+ years of experience performing analytical evaluations and prospective clinical evaluations, for diagnostic evaluations, clinical studies, and/or clinical trials
Experience writing draft scientific/research papers, edit, and compile final drafts of scientific/research papers for scientific journal submission
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