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September 2020

NC DEQ Environmental Toxicologist Vacancy

The Department of Environmental Quality is actively recruiting for an Environmental Toxicologist. The successful candidate will serve as the technical authority to the Department of Environmental Quality/Department of Health & Human Services Science Advisory Board (SAB or Board), by helping to identify and frame the issues to be considered by the Board, by compiling relevant published research and case study materials to support the Board’s deliberations, and to participate in those deliberations upon request of the Board or the Department. To qualify for this position a person must have a Doctorate in chemistry, toxicology or a biomedical related discipline from an appropriately accredited institution and two years of experience in environmental toxicology.

North Carolina State University is noted for their Chemistry Program. If you might be aware of any alumni who has a PHD and two or more years of research experience in environmental toxicology who may be interested in this challenging role, please make them aware of this opportunity.

Interested candidates may apply at the Office of State Human Resources state application portal at

Tajia Brown

Recruitment & Retention Manager

Division of Human Resources

North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality

919-707-8310  Office

919-210-6112  DEQ Mobile 

217 West Jones Street

1601 Mail Service Center


June 2020

The Department of Chemistry at the University of Texas at Austin is seeking applicants for two full-time, non-tenure track teaching positions.  Links to the position postings are here: 

Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor of Instruction 

Associate or Full Professor of Instruction 

Both positions will be responsible for teaching undergraduate chemistry lecture courses.  We are seeking applicants at all levels of experience.  While eventual relocation to Austin is expected, all Fall 2020 lecture courses will be delivered online, which allows for a flexible relocation timeline.  I would appreciate your assistance in distributing these ads to anyone who may be interested.

Jennifer S. Brodbelt
Department Chair
Rowland Pettit Centennial Chair in Chemistry
Department of Chemistry

University of Texas at Austin

May 2020

EPA’s Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention (OCSPP) is recruiting a team of interdisciplinary scientists to work on TSCA risk assessment requirements at our Research Triangle Park, North Carolina worksite. Please see information below about job opportunities that are currently posted on USA Jobs. Please share this information with anyone that you feel may be interested. Thank you.

OCSPP Job Opportunity Currently Posted to USA Jobs:

The following job opportunities are currently posted on USA Jobs. The open period is 05/01/20 to 05/08/20. The announcements are advertised at the federal government grade level GS-9 and GS-11. The full promotion potential is a GS-13. To be considered for these positions, applicants must apply on-line at the website by the closing date of the announcement and follow the vacancy announcement instructions for providing any applicable supplemental information. For questions regarding this job opportunity, please contact Chelsea Vaughn at or 919-541-4215. To learn more about EPA’s chemical safety office, please visit: For information on federal benefits, visit:

January 2020

Open Position: Research Scientist

LignoTech USA in Rothschild Wisconsin welcomes candidates to apply for an open Research Scientist
position. The position requires an advanced degree (Master’s, PhD) in a relevant science area.

Requirements of the position include:
 Innovating, planning and executing R&D initiatives supporting lignin product development
and resulting in differentiated lignin-based products.
 Rapidly assimilating analytical and application test methods unique to lignin technology.
 Exceptional bench chemistry skills combined with the ability to conceptualize from bench to
commercial scale.
 Providing technical knowledge and guidance to the organization outside of the R&D group.
 Managing assignments within a schedule and reporting findings quickly and effectively.
 Providing technical support to customers.
 Conducting literature searches and drafting patents as needed.
 Willing to travel as needed to visit customers and attend conferences.
The position also requires good communication skills and will interface with our central lab in
Norway, commercial and manufacturing groups. Thus, successful candidates will possess individual
drive and the ability to work in a cross-cultural and international environment. With demonstrated
leadership and technical competence comes opportunity for advancement.
LignoTech USA is a member of the Borregaard group. Borregaard is the recognized global leader in
lignin utilization and lignocellulosic biorefining.
Interested candidates can forward their resume or CV to:

Jennifer Rohde
Human Resources Manager
LignoTech USA Inc.
100 Grand Avenue, Rothschild WI 54474