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Research Scientist 4

No Current Vacancies for Research Scientist 4

Applications accepted from the general public (including current and past state employees.) You must meet the minimum qualifications.

Research Scientist 4
Category of
Posting Specific Information
Control Number
Application Due By 5/27/2022
Title Research Scientist 4
Location: City
DEC Region

$97,826 - $120,492 Effective 4/2022
Work Hours Days
Work Days Mon. - Fri.
Employment Type Permanent Budgeted Item
Appointment Type
Jurisdictional Class Non-Competitive
Bargaining Unit/MC PS&T 05 (PEF)
Minimum Qualifications

Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements
A Bachelor's Degree and five years of professional research experience in an appropriate field; or a Master's Degree in an appropriate field and four years of professional research experience in that field; or a doctorate in the appropriate field and three years of such experience. Strong written and verbal communication skills are required. A Master of Science or higher degree in Public Health, or Epidemiology and Biostatistics or Environmental Health and Toxicology or related field is preferred.

Area of Specialty is Air Pollution. Preference will be given to candidates who possess experience in the following fields: toxicology, epidemiology, air pollution risk assessment methods, air quality study designs, statistical analysis, data interpretation and community outreach.
Additional Comments
To Apply Qualified candidates should forward a resume and/or Employment Application which clearly indicates how the minimum qualifications are meet and includes the Control Number. If you are applying for more than one posting, you must submit a separate resume or Employment Application for each control number. Send to:

Department of Environmental Conservation
625 Broadway
Albany, New York 12233-5060

Fax: (518) 402-9038


Additional Notes:

If you are on an eligible list for this title, please state that information and your score in a cover letter.

State Employees: If you wish to receive an acknowledgement that your application for this posting was received by the Bureau of Personnel and then receive information on the disposition of the position, please attach two self-addressed stamped envelopes (preferably inter-office or inter-agency) to the application. If you are applying for more than one position, you must include two envelopes for each position.

Some vacancies may be anticipated and may not result in an appointment. Application for any position listed may not result in an interview.