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Washington, DC
10000+ employees
1970
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Talk about an organization that's gone green. The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) develops and enforces environmental policy and regulations throughout the country. It is responsible for administering all or part of a multitude of laws, such as the ... Read more

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Research Triangle Park, NC
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Research Triangle Park, NC

    I have been working at Environmental Protection Agency full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great core facilities, plenty of expertise

    Cons

    As with any federal position, politics plays a major role.

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Environmental Protection Agency Photos

Environmental Protection Agency photo of: View of the United States Environmental Protection Agency headquarter office located in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Coolcaesar - available under CC-BY-NC-SA 3.0 & GFDL, v1.229)
Environmental Protection Agency photo of: Elwa river and its Salmon now flow freely
Environmental Protection Agency photo of: Viewing Elwa River dam site from below.
Environmental Protection Agency photo of: Region 9
Environmental Protection Agency photo of: Environmental Protection Agency (Photo thanks to Flickr user functoruser, available under by v2.0)
Environmental Protection Agency photo of: DC EPA Offices (Photo thanks to Flickr user greychr, available under by-nc-sa v2.0)
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Environmental Protection Agency Interviews

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    Postdoctoral Fellow Interview

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    Accepted Offer
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    Interview

    First, PI has conducted my telephonic interview where I was asked questions about my PhD research. Then I was invited to give a power point presentation which was attended by most of principal investigators. The questions were based on how I conducted research, what was novelty in my approach.

    Interview Questions

    • About my PhD research work   1 Answer
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Environmental Protection Agency Awards & Accolades

  • America's Top Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities -- Top 25 Government Agencies, DiversityBusiness.com, 2012
  • National Top 50 Green Companies, Green Power Partnership, 2012
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