Radiation Control Advisory Board - Vacant Positions

Vacant Position

The Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) is seeking interested applicants to fill a vacant position on the Radiation Control Advisory Board (RCAB). The RCAB was established pursuant to   § 8-201, et seq. of the Environment Article, Annotated Code of Maryland.  The statute provides that there is a RCAB in MDE. 

The duties of the Board are to:

  • Review periodically the programs and policies of the MDE that relate to radiation, and
  • Consult with and advise the Secretary of MDE on matters that relate to radiation

The Board consists of 12 members appointed by the Secretary. Ten members of the Board are individuals recognized as knowledgeable about the subject of radiaion. These vacancies are for individuals with such expertise. Two members of the Board are public members who represent the community at large.

Member terms are for four years beginning on June 1. The terms of the members are staggered as required. At the end of a term, a member continues to serve until a successor qualifies and is appointed. A member appointed after a term has begun serves only for the rest of the term and until a successor qualifies and is appointed, unless the member is re-appointed to another four-year term.

While the Board determines the times and places of its meetings, meetings are held approximately three times per year usually in the Baltimore area. At this time, meetings are conducted virtually.

All complete applications must be submitted by August 31, 2021. Interested candidates may fill out a Curriculum Vitae (attached) with a brief cover letter expressing interest in membership, and submit to or email kerry.lewis@maryland.gov:

Kerry Lewis
Radiological Health Program
Air and Radiation Administration
1800 Washington Boulevard, Suite 740
Baltimore, Maryland 21230

If you have questions concerning these vacancies, please email Eva Nair at eva.nair@maryland.gov.

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