Post-Doctoral Research Program

National Center For Computational Toxicology (NCCT)

Current NCCT Opportunities

EPA's Computational Toxicology Research Program seeks qualified individuals to fill positions in our post-doctoral program. The NCCT provides scientific leadership, understanding and tools related to the application of mathematical and computer models to technologies derived from computational chemistry, molecular biology and systems biology in order to improve the Agency's data reporting requirements, priority setting approaches to understanding chemical toxicity, and risk assessment approaches. The major challenge of the research program is to improve the predictive capabilities of the methods, models and measurements that constitute the input materials to the computational models.

Excellent federal employee benefits:

  • Salary range of $59,158 to $92,177
  • Up to 3 year appointment duration
  • Vacation and sick leave
  • Federal health benefits, life insurance and retirement program
  • Travel to professional scientific meetings

Easy application process, please submit the following:

  • Up-to-date Curriculum Vitae
  • Letter of recommendation from your senior research advisor or comparable official
  • Cover letter indicating positions/project descriptions and locations of interest, your email address, U.S. citizenship status, and how you learned of this program
  • Form DD-214, if claiming veteran's preference

Please indicate your U.S. citizenship status (citizen or permanent resident) and country of citizenship. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Only in the absence of qualified U.S. citizens will permanent residents be considered. More information on Federal employment of non-U.S. citizens

You may email your application materials to Please include "NCCT Post-Doctoral Program" in the email subject line. NOTE: Applications sent via email must be submitted in a format readable by this office, such as MS Word, portable document format (PDF), rich text format (RTF), or plain text. Use of any format we cannot read may invalidate your application. Online applications from journal websites will not be accepted.


Mail your application materials to:

US EPA, HRMD-C639-02
Attn: Ms. Dorothy Carr, NCCT Post Doctoral Program
Research Triangle Park, NC 27711

For express courier, send to:

Attn: Ms. Dorothy Carr, NCCT Post Doctoral Program
Mail Drop C639-02
HRMD/Suite C635
4930 Page Road
Durham, NC 27703


Fax your application to (919) 541-0160.

If you have questions, contact Ms. Dorothy Carr at (800) 433-9633 or via email to

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