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Grade: 09

1 [30209] Choose the statement that best describes your education and specialized experience that qualifies you for this GS-09 position. Answer to this question is required
  • I possess one year of specialized experience matching what is described in the vacancy announcement. This matching experience is well described in my resume.
  • I possess two full years of progressively higher-level graduate education or Masters or equivalent graduate degree (such as an LL.B. or J.D.) that has equipped me to perform the duties of this position and have provided transcripts with my application.
  • I possess a combination of graduate level education, beyond the first full year of graduate level education and specialized experience as described in the vacancy announcement, that together meet the qualification requirements for this position. Transcripts have been provided and the experience is well documented in my resume.
  • I do not meet any of the requirements as described above.
2 [63550] Choose the statement that best fits how you meet the specialized experience and/or education for this Policy Analyst, GS-0101-09 position. Answer to this question is required
  • I possess at least one year of equal or equivalent experience assisting in the collection and analysis of qualitative and/or quantitative data in areas such as environmental policy, resilience and recovery, transportation planning, performance management, freight policy and planning, innovative finance, current and emerging transportation technologies and/or related technology-focused programs. This experience is well described in my resume.
  • I possess two full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to a master's degree or master's or equivalent graduate degree that has equipped me to perform duties of this position. Transcripts have been provided with my application.
  • I possess a combination of graduate level education, beyond the first full year of graduate level education and specialized experience as described in the vacancy announcement, that together meet the qualification requirements for this position. Transcripts have been provided with my application and the matching experience is well described in my resume.
  • I do not meet any of the requirements above.
3 [63551] Choose the statement that best fits how you meet the specialized experience and/or education for this Policy Analyst, GS-0101-09 position. Answer to this question is required
  • I possess at least one year of equal or equivalent experience preparing reports and/or other communication materials in areas such as environmental policy, resilience and recovery, transportation planning, performance management, innovative finance, freight policy and planning, current and emerging transportation technologies and/or related technology-focused programs. This experience is well described in my resume.
  • I possess two full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to a master's degree or master's or equivalent graduate degree that has equipped me to perform duties of this position. Transcripts have been provided with my application.
  • I possess a combination of graduate level education, beyond the first full year of graduate level education and specialized experience as described in the vacancy announcement, that together meet the qualification requirements for this position. Transcripts have been provided with my application and the matching experience is well described in my resume.
  • I do not meet any of the requirements above.
4 [44940] Select the response that best describes your experience in collecting, analyzing, interpreting, applying, and reporting statistics to conduct a policy research study. Answer to this question is required
  • I currently conduct policy research studies (analyzing, interpreting, applying, and reporting statistics) and have been performing this on the job on a regular and recurring basis. Others normally consult me for my expertise.
  • I currently perform policy research studies independently and have experience doing this research as a regular and recurring part of the job.
  • I currently perform policy research studies under close supervision and have experience doing this research on the job.
  • I have education and training collecting, analyzing, interpreting, applying and preparing statistics to conduct research studies, however, I have not performed these tasks on the job.
  • None of the above.
5 [7177] Select the statement that best describes your experience utilizing analytical techniques to conduct research, analyses and studies, and to prepare reports. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training, or experience utilizing analytical techniques to conduct research, analyses and studies, and to prepare reports.
  • I have experience utilizing analytical techniques to conduct research, analyses and studies, and to prepare reports with close review and assistance from a supervisor, a senior employee, or a senior consultant.
  • I have experience utilizing analytical techniques to conduct research, analyses and studies, and to prepare reports as a regular part of a job and only in unique or unusual situations did I require assistance or review by a supervisor, senior employee, or senior consultant.
  • I have experience utilizing analytical techniques to conduct research, analyses and studies, and to prepare reports as a regular part of a job, even in unique or unusual situations. Others regularly consult me for my expertise and assistance in this task.
6 [5969] Select the statement(s) that best represent the methods you have used and the activities you have performed while conducting research on policy issues and / or community / transportation planning. Answer to this question is required
  • Developed questionnaires or surveys
  • Conducted interviews
  • Analyzed and summarized qualitative data
  • Analyzed quantitative data
  • Documented survey findings
  • Developed databases
  • Conducted archival research
  • Prepared project summaries/reports/presentations
  • None of the above
7 [29269] Select the response that best describes your experience utilizing project management tools, methods and techniques including work breakdown structures and project plans (including tasks, sub-tasks, resources, critical paths, and schedules with estimated and actual labor). Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had experience utilizing project management tools, methods and techniques including work breakdown structures and project plans (including tasks, sub-tasks, resources, critical paths, and schedules with estimated and actual labor).
  • I have completed education or training in utilizing project management tools, methods and techniques including work breakdown structures and project plans (including tasks, sub-tasks, resources, critical paths, and schedules with estimated and actual labor), but have not yet performed this task on the job.
  • I have utilized project management tools, methods and techniques including work breakdown structures and project plans (including tasks, sub-tasks, resources, critical paths, and schedules with estimated and actual labor) under close supervision by a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have utilized project management tools, methods and techniques including work breakdown structures and project plans (including tasks, sub-tasks, resources, critical paths, and schedules with estimated and actual labor) as a regular part of a job asking for advice from supervisors in complex situations.
  • I have utilized project management tools, methods and techniques including work breakdown structures and project plans (including tasks, sub-tasks, resources, critical paths, and schedules with estimated and actual labor) as a regular part of a job, independently and without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have utilized project management tools, methods and techniques including work breakdown structures and project plans (including tasks, sub-tasks, resources, critical paths, and schedules with estimated and actual labor) routinely as a major part of my work. I have supervised or trained others in performing this task and/or others have consulted me for expert assistance in performing this task.
8 [28172] Select the statement that best describes your experience planning, scheduling, and coordinating research project activities, including: assigning work; training or instructing employees; reporting problems and offering solutions to your supervisor; meeting deadlines; monitoring work in progress, and making day-to-day adjustments to resolve unexpected conditions. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience providing instructions about work to another employee.
  • I have limited experience planning, scheduling, and coordinating research project activities but have participated in multiple project research teams.
  • I have experience in research projects, and have planned, scheduled and coordinated some of the work activities listed above with guidance from my supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have experience in research projects, and have planned, scheduled and coordinated all the project activities listed above with some guidance from my supervisor.
  • I have experience coordinating work activities as a team leader over a small group (2 to 3) of employees assigned to a research project.
  • I have experience in coordinating work activities as a team leader over a moderate group (3 to 6) of employees assigned to a research project.
  • None of the above.
9 [36768] Select the statement that best describes your experience preparing written materials such as recurring reports; fact sheets; briefings; white papers; correspondence; presentations, or other materials for use by various individuals and audiences. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had experience, education, or training in performing this task.
  • I have completed formal education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed this task on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job under close supervision by a supervisor, manager, or senior employee to ensure compliance with correct procedures.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without review by supervisor, manager or senior employee.
  • This task has been a central or major part of my work. I have performed it myself routinely. I have trained others in performance of this task and/or others have consulted me as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
  • None of the above.
10 [7376] Select the statement that best describes your level of experience gathering and exchanging information in person. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience making college classroom presentations or defending a thesis; OR I have experience communicating with others within my work organization to gather and exchange information.
  • I have experience communicating with others both within and outside of my work organization to gather and exchange information.
  • I have experience communicating with others both within and outside of my work organization to gather and exchange information, resolve issues, and gain or secure compliance.
  • I have experience communicating with others both within and outside of my work organization to gather and exchange information, resolve issues, negotiate changes and compliance, and to explain policies, standards, and procedures.
  • I have experience communicating with others both within and outside of my work organization to provide leadership and guidance in my field, to make program decisions and policy interpretations, to resolve significant and controversial issues, to negotiate compliance and agreements, and to persuade others to accept new approaches, concepts, and programs.
  • I have no education, training, or experience in this area.

Grade: 11

1 [30210] Choose the statement that best describes your education and/or specialized experience that qualifies you for this GS-11 position. Answer to this question is required
  • I possess one year of specialized experience matching what is described in the vacancy announcement. This matching experience is well described in my resume.
  • I possess three full years of progressively higher-level graduate education or Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree that has equipped me to perform the duties of this position. Transcripts have been provided with my application.
  • I possess a combination of graduate level education, beyond the second full year of graduate level education and specialized experience as described in the vacancy announcement, that together meet the qualification requirements for this position. Transcripts have been provided with my application and the matching experience is well described in my resume.
  • I do not meet any of the requirements as described above.
2 [63552] Choose the statement that best fits how you meet the specialized experience and/or education for this Policy Analyst, GS-0101-11 position. Answer to this question is required
  • I possess at least one year of equal or equivalent experience performing collection of and assisting in the analysis of data in areas such as environmental policy, resilience and recovery, transportation planning, performance management, freight policy and planning, innovative finance, current and emerging transportation technologies and/or related technology-focused programs. This experience is well described in my resume.
  • I possess three full years of progressively higher-level graduate education or Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree that has equipped me to perform duties of this position. Transcripts have been provided with my application.
  • I possess a combination of graduate level education, beyond the second full year of graduate level education and specialized experience as described in the vacancy announcement, that together meet the qualification requirements for this position. Transcripts have been provided with my application and the matching experience is well described in my resume.
  • I do not meet any of the requirements above.
3 [63553] Choose the statement that best fits how you meet the specialized experience and/or education for this Policy Analyst, GS-0101-11 position. Answer to this question is required
  • I possess at least one year of equal or equivalent experience preparing reports, studies and/or outreach materials on analyses in areas such as environmental policy, resilience and recovery, transportation planning, performance management, freight policy and planning, innovative finance, current and emerging transportation technologies and/or related technology-focused programs. This experience is well described in my resume.
  • I possess three full years of progressively higher-level graduate education or Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree that has equipped me to perform duties of this position. Transcripts have been provided with my application.
  • I possess a combination of graduate level education, beyond the second full year of graduate level education and specialized experience as described in the vacancy announcement, that together meet the qualification requirements for this position. Transcripts have been provided with my application and the matching experience is well described in my resume.
  • I do not meet any of the requirements above.
4 [44940] Select the response that best describes your experience in collecting, analyzing, interpreting, applying, and reporting statistics to conduct a policy research study. Answer to this question is required
  • I currently conduct policy research studies (analyzing, interpreting, applying, and reporting statistics) and have been performing this on the job on a regular and recurring basis. Others normally consult me for my expertise.
  • I currently perform policy research studies independently and have experience doing this research as a regular and recurring part of the job.
  • I currently perform policy research studies under close supervision and have experience doing this research on the job.
  • I have education and training collecting, analyzing, interpreting, applying and preparing statistics to conduct research studies, however, I have not performed these tasks on the job.
  • None of the above.
5 [7177] Select the statement that best describes your experience utilizing analytical techniques to conduct research, analyses and studies, and to prepare reports. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training, or experience utilizing analytical techniques to conduct research, analyses and studies, and to prepare reports.
  • I have experience utilizing analytical techniques to conduct research, analyses and studies, and to prepare reports with close review and assistance from a supervisor, a senior employee, or a senior consultant.
  • I have experience utilizing analytical techniques to conduct research, analyses and studies, and to prepare reports as a regular part of a job and only in unique or unusual situations did I require assistance or review by a supervisor, senior employee, or senior consultant.
  • I have experience utilizing analytical techniques to conduct research, analyses and studies, and to prepare reports as a regular part of a job, even in unique or unusual situations. Others regularly consult me for my expertise and assistance in this task.
6 [5969] Select the statement(s) that best represent the methods you have used and the activities you have performed while conducting research on policy issues and / or community / transportation planning. Answer to this question is required
  • Developed questionnaires or surveys
  • Conducted interviews
  • Analyzed and summarized qualitative data
  • Analyzed quantitative data
  • Documented survey findings
  • Developed databases
  • Conducted archival research
  • Prepared project summaries/reports/presentations
  • None of the above
7 [29269] Select the response that best describes your experience utilizing project management tools, methods and techniques including work breakdown structures and project plans (including tasks, sub-tasks, resources, critical paths, and schedules with estimated and actual labor). Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had experience utilizing project management tools, methods and techniques including work breakdown structures and project plans (including tasks, sub-tasks, resources, critical paths, and schedules with estimated and actual labor).
  • I have completed education or training in utilizing project management tools, methods and techniques including work breakdown structures and project plans (including tasks, sub-tasks, resources, critical paths, and schedules with estimated and actual labor), but have not yet performed this task on the job.
  • I have utilized project management tools, methods and techniques including work breakdown structures and project plans (including tasks, sub-tasks, resources, critical paths, and schedules with estimated and actual labor) under close supervision by a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have utilized project management tools, methods and techniques including work breakdown structures and project plans (including tasks, sub-tasks, resources, critical paths, and schedules with estimated and actual labor) as a regular part of a job asking for advice from supervisors in complex situations.
  • I have utilized project management tools, methods and techniques including work breakdown structures and project plans (including tasks, sub-tasks, resources, critical paths, and schedules with estimated and actual labor) as a regular part of a job, independently and without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have utilized project management tools, methods and techniques including work breakdown structures and project plans (including tasks, sub-tasks, resources, critical paths, and schedules with estimated and actual labor) routinely as a major part of my work. I have supervised or trained others in performing this task and/or others have consulted me for expert assistance in performing this task.
8 [28172] Select the statement that best describes your experience planning, scheduling, and coordinating research project activities, including: assigning work; training or instructing employees; reporting problems and offering solutions to your supervisor; meeting deadlines; monitoring work in progress, and making day-to-day adjustments to resolve unexpected conditions. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience providing instructions about work to another employee.
  • I have limited experience planning, scheduling, and coordinating research project activities but have participated in multiple project research teams.
  • I have experience in research projects, and have planned, scheduled and coordinated some of the work activities listed above with guidance from my supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have experience in research projects, and have planned, scheduled and coordinated all the project activities listed above with some guidance from my supervisor.
  • I have experience coordinating work activities as a team leader over a small group (2 to 3) of employees assigned to a research project.
  • I have experience in coordinating work activities as a team leader over a moderate group (3 to 6) of employees assigned to a research project.
  • None of the above.
9 [36768] Select the statement that best describes your experience preparing written materials such as recurring reports; fact sheets; briefings; white papers; correspondence; presentations, or other materials for use by various individuals and audiences. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had experience, education, or training in performing this task.
  • I have completed formal education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed this task on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job under close supervision by a supervisor, manager, or senior employee to ensure compliance with correct procedures.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without review by supervisor, manager or senior employee.
  • This task has been a central or major part of my work. I have performed it myself routinely. I have trained others in performance of this task and/or others have consulted me as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
  • None of the above.
10 [7376] Select the statement that best describes your level of experience gathering and exchanging information in person. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience making college classroom presentations or defending a thesis; OR I have experience communicating with others within my work organization to gather and exchange information.
  • I have experience communicating with others both within and outside of my work organization to gather and exchange information.
  • I have experience communicating with others both within and outside of my work organization to gather and exchange information, resolve issues, and gain or secure compliance.
  • I have experience communicating with others both within and outside of my work organization to gather and exchange information, resolve issues, negotiate changes and compliance, and to explain policies, standards, and procedures.
  • I have experience communicating with others both within and outside of my work organization to provide leadership and guidance in my field, to make program decisions and policy interpretations, to resolve significant and controversial issues, to negotiate compliance and agreements, and to persuade others to accept new approaches, concepts, and programs.
  • I have no education, training, or experience in this area.

Grade: 12

1 [341] Choose the statement that best describes your specialized experience that qualifies you for this GS-12 position. Answer to this question is required
  • I possess at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-11 as described in the vacancy announcement. This experience is well described in my application.
  • I do not meet the one year specialized experience requirement as described in the vacancy announcement.
2

[63554]Do you have at least one year of equal or equivalent experience conducting policy-related research, analysis, evaluation, and coordination in areas such as environmental policy, resilience and recovery, transportation planning, performance management, freight policy and planning, innovative finance, current and emerging transportation technologies and/or related technology-focused programs? This experience must be well documented in your resume. Failure to do so may cause your application to be removed from consideration.

Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 [63555]Do you have at least one year of equal or equivalent experience assisting project managers and senior staff in the formulation of quantitative analyses and reports in areas such as environmental policy, resilience and recovery, transportation planning, performance management, freight policy and planning, innovative finance, current and emerging transportation technologies and/or related technology-focused programs?  This experience must be well documented in your resume. Failure to do so may cause your application to be removed from consideration. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 [44940] Select the response that best describes your experience in collecting, analyzing, interpreting, applying, and reporting statistics to conduct a policy research study. Answer to this question is required
  • I currently conduct policy research studies (analyzing, interpreting, applying, and reporting statistics) and have been performing this on the job on a regular and recurring basis. Others normally consult me for my expertise.
  • I currently perform policy research studies independently and have experience doing this research as a regular and recurring part of the job.
  • I currently perform policy research studies under close supervision and have experience doing this research on the job.
  • I have education and training collecting, analyzing, interpreting, applying and preparing statistics to conduct research studies, however, I have not performed these tasks on the job.
  • None of the above.
5 [7177] Select the statement that best describes your experience utilizing analytical techniques to conduct research, analyses and studies, and to prepare reports. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training, or experience utilizing analytical techniques to conduct research, analyses and studies, and to prepare reports.
  • I have experience utilizing analytical techniques to conduct research, analyses and studies, and to prepare reports with close review and assistance from a supervisor, a senior employee, or a senior consultant.
  • I have experience utilizing analytical techniques to conduct research, analyses and studies, and to prepare reports as a regular part of a job and only in unique or unusual situations did I require assistance or review by a supervisor, senior employee, or senior consultant.
  • I have experience utilizing analytical techniques to conduct research, analyses and studies, and to prepare reports as a regular part of a job, even in unique or unusual situations. Others regularly consult me for my expertise and assistance in this task.
6 [5969] Select the statement(s) that best represent the methods you have used and the activities you have performed while conducting research on policy issues and / or community / transportation planning. Answer to this question is required
  • Developed questionnaires or surveys
  • Conducted interviews
  • Analyzed and summarized qualitative data
  • Analyzed quantitative data
  • Documented survey findings
  • Developed databases
  • Conducted archival research
  • Prepared project summaries/reports/presentations
  • None of the above
7 [29269] Select the response that best describes your experience utilizing project management tools, methods and techniques including work breakdown structures and project plans (including tasks, sub-tasks, resources, critical paths, and schedules with estimated and actual labor). Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had experience utilizing project management tools, methods and techniques including work breakdown structures and project plans (including tasks, sub-tasks, resources, critical paths, and schedules with estimated and actual labor).
  • I have completed education or training in utilizing project management tools, methods and techniques including work breakdown structures and project plans (including tasks, sub-tasks, resources, critical paths, and schedules with estimated and actual labor), but have not yet performed this task on the job.
  • I have utilized project management tools, methods and techniques including work breakdown structures and project plans (including tasks, sub-tasks, resources, critical paths, and schedules with estimated and actual labor) under close supervision by a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have utilized project management tools, methods and techniques including work breakdown structures and project plans (including tasks, sub-tasks, resources, critical paths, and schedules with estimated and actual labor) as a regular part of a job asking for advice from supervisors in complex situations.
  • I have utilized project management tools, methods and techniques including work breakdown structures and project plans (including tasks, sub-tasks, resources, critical paths, and schedules with estimated and actual labor) as a regular part of a job, independently and without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have utilized project management tools, methods and techniques including work breakdown structures and project plans (including tasks, sub-tasks, resources, critical paths, and schedules with estimated and actual labor) routinely as a major part of my work. I have supervised or trained others in performing this task and/or others have consulted me for expert assistance in performing this task.
8 [28172] Select the statement that best describes your experience planning, scheduling, and coordinating research project activities, including: assigning work; training or instructing employees; reporting problems and offering solutions to your supervisor; meeting deadlines; monitoring work in progress, and making day-to-day adjustments to resolve unexpected conditions. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience providing instructions about work to another employee.
  • I have limited experience planning, scheduling, and coordinating research project activities but have participated in multiple project research teams.
  • I have experience in research projects, and have planned, scheduled and coordinated some of the work activities listed above with guidance from my supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have experience in research projects, and have planned, scheduled and coordinated all the project activities listed above with some guidance from my supervisor.
  • I have experience coordinating work activities as a team leader over a small group (2 to 3) of employees assigned to a research project.
  • I have experience in coordinating work activities as a team leader over a moderate group (3 to 6) of employees assigned to a research project.
  • None of the above.
9 [36768] Select the statement that best describes your experience preparing written materials such as recurring reports; fact sheets; briefings; white papers; correspondence; presentations, or other materials for use by various individuals and audiences. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had experience, education, or training in performing this task.
  • I have completed formal education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed this task on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job under close supervision by a supervisor, manager, or senior employee to ensure compliance with correct procedures.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without review by supervisor, manager or senior employee.
  • This task has been a central or major part of my work. I have performed it myself routinely. I have trained others in performance of this task and/or others have consulted me as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
  • None of the above.
10 [7376] Select the statement that best describes your level of experience gathering and exchanging information in person. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience making college classroom presentations or defending a thesis; OR I have experience communicating with others within my work organization to gather and exchange information.
  • I have experience communicating with others both within and outside of my work organization to gather and exchange information.
  • I have experience communicating with others both within and outside of my work organization to gather and exchange information, resolve issues, and gain or secure compliance.
  • I have experience communicating with others both within and outside of my work organization to gather and exchange information, resolve issues, negotiate changes and compliance, and to explain policies, standards, and procedures.
  • I have experience communicating with others both within and outside of my work organization to provide leadership and guidance in my field, to make program decisions and policy interpretations, to resolve significant and controversial issues, to negotiate compliance and agreements, and to persuade others to accept new approaches, concepts, and programs.
  • I have no education, training, or experience in this area.

Grade: All Grades

[16869] Please note that ALL candidates must submit a resume online and complete the entire application (Resume, Core Questions, Vacancy Questions) process.Ensure that your resume thoroughly supports your responses to the job specific questions and that it contains the names, titles, and phone numbers of your most current and previous supervisors so that we may contact them. Please also be sure that your preference regarding contacting your current supervisors is shown in the User Information area. Applicants are strongly encouraged to complete all questions. High self-assessment in the application questions that is not supported by information in your resume may prevent you from being found best qualified, in which case your application will not be referred to the selecting official.
1 [31608] I understand the resume I have submitted for this position will be thoroughly reviewed to determine whether my experience and/or educational background is sufficient to meet basic and/or specialized experience requirements as outlined in this announcement. I also understand that if the information provided in my resume is not sufficient to support my responses to the vacancy announcement questions, it will affect the overall assessment of my application package. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 How would you like to be considered for this position? Answer to this question is required
  • As a U.S. citizen or national (Veteran's preference applies and you may not be referred for an interview if an eligible Veteran is also deemed qualified.) For more information: https://www.usajobs.gov/Help/working-in-government/unique-hiring-paths/public/
  • As a current or former federal employee or eligible veteran (you do not have to compete with general public or people with Veteran's preference. Instead, you compete with other competitive service employees) For more information: https://www.usajobs.gov/Help/working-in-government/unique-hiring-paths/federal-employees/
    2.1 [35568] Select the response that is the GS equivalent grade level of the highest grade to which you have held on a permanent basis or have competed for promotion potential. Please ensure that you have also provided a supporting SF-50. Without the supporting SF-50, we may not be able to consider your application for this position.
    • I have not held a government position.
    • 04
    • 05
    • 06
    • 07
    • 08
    • 09
    • 10
    • 11
    • 12
    • 13
    • 14
    • 15
    2.2 [587] Federal applicants must have served 52 weeks at the next lower grade to satisfy time-in-grade. Please include the date of your last promotion (in mm/dd/yy format). Maximum length of 20 characters.
    2.3 [59279] In the past three years, have you had one or more of the following Awards: monetary, time-off, or other?
    • Yes
    • No
    2.4 [59280] If you are a Federal employee, is your most recent performance rating equivalent to a "Pass", "Fully Successful", "Satisfactory" or better?
    • Yes
    • No
    • I am a Federal employee, but have not received a performance rating.
    • Not applicable, I am not a Federal employee.
  • Both (If you are unsure, select this option)
    2.1 [35568] Select the response that is the GS equivalent grade level of the highest grade to which you have held on a permanent basis or have competed for promotion potential. Please ensure that you have also provided a supporting SF-50. Without the supporting SF-50, we may not be able to consider your application for this position.
    • I have not held a government position.
    • 04
    • 05
    • 06
    • 07
    • 08
    • 09
    • 10
    • 11
    • 12
    • 13
    • 14
    • 15
    2.2 [587] Federal applicants must have served 52 weeks at the next lower grade to satisfy time-in-grade. Please include the date of your last promotion (in mm/dd/yy format). Maximum length of 20 characters.
    2.3 [59279] In the past three years, have you had one or more of the following Awards: monetary, time-off, or other?
    • Yes
    • No
    2.4 [59280] If you are a Federal employee, is your most recent performance rating equivalent to a "Pass", "Fully Successful", "Satisfactory" or better?
    • Yes
    • No
    • I am a Federal employee, but have not received a performance rating.
    • Not applicable, I am not a Federal employee.
[31648] When you are finished with the question phase of this announcement, you will be shown a list of documents that may include documents that do not apply to you. Review the list and the required documents section of the vacancy to determine which, IF ANY, are required for your application to be considered a complete application. Please do not submit documents that are not requested.
  • If you are not a veteran, the DD-214 and the SF-15 do not apply to you.
  • If you are not applying to an engineering position, the P.E. license or EIT exam does not apply to you.
  • If you are not requesting consideration under a special appointing authority, the special appointing authority documents do not apply to you.
If any of the requested documentation pertains to you, you have the option to fax using the fax coversheets provided, upload to this system or you may transfer the documentation from your USAJOBS account. Please note documents are NOT automatically transferred from USAJobs. Contact the office no later than the closing date, if you require assistance.
3 [62383] What is the highest degree you have earned from an accredited university? Answer to this question is required
  • Associates
  • Bachelors
  • Master’s degree
  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree
  • Doctorate or PhD
  • Law Degree (LL.M.)
  • None of the above
4 [3057] By responding to this question, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the Required Documents section of this announcement to determine which documents, if any, you need to provide in support of this application. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 [31609] I understand that if I do not submit all REQUIRED documents by the closing date, it will affect the overall assessment of my application package. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
6 [54657] Select your most recent work performance evaluation (includes pass in pass/fail systems). Answer to this question is required
  • My most recent work performance evaluation was satisfactory or better.
  • My most recent work performance evaluation was below satisfactory.
  • I have never received a performance appraisal or review for any position.
7 [63478] Are you a current or former Executive Branch political appointee who served on a political Schedule A or Schedule C within 5 years from the closing date of this vacancy announcement? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
8 [586] How did you initially hear about this position? Answer to this question is required
  • Email notification
  • Agency website
  • USAJobs (OPM) website
  • Newspaper advertisement
  • Magazine advertisement
  • Commercial employment site (i.e. Careerbuilder, Monster)
  • Placement office (Federal, State, College or University)
  • Friend or relative
  • Job Fair
  • Minority professional network
  • Other
    8.1 [5063] Please indicate how you heard about this position. Maximum length of 250 characters.
9 [52507] Choose the statement that best describes your education and/or specialized experience as it applies to qualifying for the this Social Science related position. Answer to this question is required
  • I have successfully completed a bachelor`s or higher degree in behavioral or social science (or related) at an accredited college or university. For verification, I will submit a copy of my transcripts.
  • I possess four years of behavioral or social science experience that demonstrate that I have acquired knowledge equivalent to a major in the behavioral or social sciences fields. This experience is described in detail in my resume.
  • I possess a combination of education and specialized experience in behavioral science, social science, or a related discipline as described in the vacancy announcement. For verification of the education, I will submit a copy of my transcripts. My experience is described in detail in my resume.
  • I do not meet any of the education or experience requirements as described above.