Cooperative Threat Reduction – Public Health Advisor

  • Expired
  • Washington, DC
  • Applications have closed
  • Salary: $121,316 to $157,709 per year

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This position is located in the Bureau of International Security and Non-Proliferation (ISN) and serves as the Office of Cooperative Threat Reduction (CTR) Team Chief for Management and Special Projects.


  • Provides day-to-day guidance to a team of experts advancing ISN/CTR’s mission with key partners, including bio-security programming among key South Asian audiences.
  • Works with foreign governments to implement biological threat reduction activities abroad and advises on efforts to mitigate proliferator state use of biological, chemical, and radiological weapons as tools of assassination.
  • Leads a budget staff in the oversight, formulation, and execution of ISN/CTR’s office-wide budget including the obligation of foreign assistance funds and management of unliquidated obligations.
  • Advises bureau leadership on public health aspects of biological threat reduction and the application of relevant biosecurity principles to mitigate state biological weapons programs.
  • Leads programmatic activities established in support of the Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Action (CAATSA) Section 231.

Travel Required

25% or less – Travel may be required up to 25% of the time.


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