The department is looking for 2 expert members to join COMARE.
The Committee on the Medical Aspects of Radiation in the Environment (COMARE) is responsible for the assessment of the science and subsequent advice to Government and the devolved authorities on the health effects of natural and man-made radiation and to assess the adequacy of the available data and the need for further research.
We are looking for 2 expert members who are recognised experts with a track record of national or international achievement in the following fields:
- radiation protection expert - ideally with expertise relating to the nuclear sector
All candidates must also demonstrate analytical skills and have the ability to articulate scientific issues and information clearly, comprehensively and concisely together with a commitment to Public Health issues and Public Service Values.
Time and pay
Members will receive an attendance fee of £98.50 for each meeting and a reading fee of £25.00 for a time commitment of approximately three meetings per year with associated reading.
How to apply
If you require an alternative format such as Braille, large print or audio please call Samantha Alcock on 0113 254 5845 quoting the reference number EC13-02. The closing date for applications is 12 noon on 5 March 2013.
The closing date for applications is 12 noon on 5 March 2013.
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