This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.
The Government Needs Pharmacologists
The U. S. Civil Service Commission has announced open competitive examinations for positions of senior pharmacologist at $4,600 a year, pharmacologist at $3,800, associate pharmacologist at $3,200 and assistant pharmacologist at $2,600. Vacancies as they occur in these positions in the War Department at Edgewood Arsenal, Maryland, and contemplated vacancies in these positions in Washington, D. C., and in the field and vacancies in positions requiring similar qualifications will be filled from these examinations, unless it is found in the interest of the service to fill any vacancy by reinstatement, transfer or promotion. Positions of junior pharmacologist and junior toxicologist at $2,000 a year will be filled from the registers resulting from these examinations by certification of eligible persons who express willingness to accept this salary. Applicants should state the lowest salary they are willing to accept. Application forms may be obtained from the Secretary, Board
Government Services. JAMA. 1941;116(8):775. doi:10.1001/jama.1941.02820080115020
Customize your JAMA Network experience by selecting one or more topics from the list below.
Create a personal account or sign in to: