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Expression of interest - Forensic Science Accreditation Advisory Committee

The NATA’s Forensic Science Accreditation Advisory Committee (FSAAC) has a position which will become available in December 2017. NATA is therefore seeking expressions of interest from individuals with expertise in the following areas:

  • DNA testing
  • Parentage testing
  • Kinship testing

The FSAAC is established to provide technical input to NATA’s Forensic Science accreditation program and represents the interests of accredited facilities and the broader industry. The AAC membership includes representatives for all technical disciplines covered by the program and the National Institute of Forensic Science (NIFS).

The term of appointment for new FSAAC members is five years with face-to-face meetings being held annually and email and/or teleconferences occurring throughout the year as necessary. Further information regarding involvement on the FSAAC may be obtained from the document “Role of the AAC, Chairman and Members

Candidates would be expected to have substantial practical experience in the discipline in addition to their expert knowledge. In addition, applicants must demonstrate a commitment to NATA and the principles of accreditation.

Expressions of interest detailing the candidate’s experience, including a full resume, should be forwarded to:

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Sector Manager - Legal & Clinical Services.

The closing date for expressions of interest is 25 August 2017. Successful candidates will be formally invited to participate in the activities of the FSAAC following approval by NATA’s Board.

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