Program Director Antarctic Integrated System Science
National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA
OPEN PERIOD: July 2, 2012 to August 1, 2012
NSF's Office of Polar Programs is seeking an Antarctic Integrated System Science Program Director, who has experience with interdisciplinary science. The current AISS portfolio includes projects in glaciology, geology, biology, atmospheric and ocean sciences, as well as management of two Antarctic Long Term Ecological Research Sites. The incumbent will manage a proposal-driven grants program and coordinate with other programs throughout NSF, other funding agencies, and international partners to meet program goals. The current program is described at http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=503240&org=ANT.
This position may be filled as a Career appointment (OPP-2012-0009; http://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/320423400) or a Visiting Scientist, Federal Temporary, or Intergovernmental Personnel Act assignment (OPP-2012-0010 http://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/320425000). The position requirements and application procedures are on the NSF web site at www.nsf.gov/about/career_opps/ under the "Scientific and Professional" category (search for "Polar Research"). For technical or programmatic questions, contact Dr. Scott Borg, Director, Division of Antarctic Sciences (firstname.lastname@example.org). More information about OPP and its Programs can be found at http://www.nsf.gov/div/index.jsp?div=ANT. The application deadline is August 1, 2012. NSF is an Equal Opportunity Employer.