EPA established NACEPT in 1988 to provide advice to the EPA Administrator about a broad range of environmental policy, technology and management issues. Members serve as representatives from academia, industry, non-governmental organizations, and state, local, and tribal governments.
Candidates should possess the following qualifications:
- Extensive professional knowledge of environmental policy, management, and technology issues. An interdisciplinary sustainability background is highly desirable.
- Ability to examine and analyze environmental issues with objectivity and integrity.
- Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication, and consensus-building skills.
- Ability to serve a two-year appointment and to volunteer approximately 10 to 15 hours per month to support the Council's activities.
For further questions regarding this notice, please contact the EPA Office of Federal Advisory Committee Management and Outreach at (202) 564-2294.