Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Yet another EPA position available

As described in its announcement, "EPA’s National Center for Environmental Assessment (NCEA) is seeking qualified biologists/toxicologists with the relevant combination of academic and professional experiences related to genomics, metabolomics, proteomics, high-throughput data, and new data technologies to join the Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) Program as a systems biologist. For more information, including information on the specific duties and required qualifications, click here".  Note the closing date is Sept. 23, 2016.  

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Another Toxicologist position at the EPA

The Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics’, Risk Assessment Division at the US EPA is looking for another toxicologist/biologist/physical scientist/chemist.  More information can be found here.  The closing date is Sept. 12, 2016.  Thanks again to Heidi Bethel for providing the information. 

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Toxicologist position at the USEPA

The Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics’, Risk Assessment Division at the US EPA is looking for a toxicologist/biologist.  More information can be found on the USA jobs website.  The closing date is Sept. 6 so if interested, you will need to move quickly.  Heidi Bethel, one of our alumna, may be able to answer additional questions about the position.  Let me know if you would like me to help you get in touch with her.   

Thursday, July 28, 2016

UCR Toxicologist Bob Krieger passes away


Bob Krieger, a UCR extension toxicologist and long-time ETOX faculty member, passed away on July 26 from complications from a stroke.  Bob was fine colleague and dedicated mentor who will be missed by members of the Program and the University.  He had a distinguished career extending knowledge on pesticides and toxicology to the larger community outside of the university.  He received numerous awards and recognitions including the Society of Toxicology's Public Communication Award and its Education Award.  He was also elected as a AAAS Fellow.  A more detailed description of his work and accomplishments can be found here.  Our condolences go to Ana and the rest of Bob's family.  He will definitely be missed. 

Monday, July 18, 2016

Lauren Walker wins Teratology Society poster presentation award


Lauren Walker, a doctoral student working with Prof. zur Nieden, recently was awarded the James C. Bradford Memorial Award for the Best Trainee Poster Presentation at the annual Teratology Society meeting.  The award was bestowed by the Middle Atlantic Reproduction and Teratology Association (MARTA).  Our congratulations to Lauren for this nice recognition of her work. 

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Sharon Walker to serve as interim Dean


Sharon Walker, faculty member in the Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering and ETOX faculty member, has been appointed to serve as interim Dean of the Bourns College of Engineering at UC Riverside.  Our congratulations to Sharon and best wishes as she takes on this new challenge. 

Public Health Scientist (Toxicologist) position in Alaska



The state of Alaska is searching for a Public Health Scientist with expertise in toxicology, epidemiology or environmental health sciences.  The position is located in Anchorage.  If interested, more information can be found here.  The closing date is July 25, 2016.