The Directorate for Mathematical and Physical Sciences (MPS) announces a nationwide search to fill the position of Deputy Division Director, Division of Materials Research (DMR). Appointment to this Senior Executive Service position will be on a career basis with a salary range of $168,165 to $184,664. Information about the Division’s activities may be found at https://nsf.gov/div/index.jsp?div=DMR.
The successful candidate will possess an established record of significant achievement in research administration as well as leadership responsibility in academe, industry or government. In addition to having a strong record of research and education accomplishments within his or her technical communities, the Deputy Division Director must be experienced and competent in technical, financial, and administrative management. He/she must work well with people, be an effective communicator, and act as a mentor to continuously develop the diversity of talents and skills of his or her colleagues at all levels.
Announcement DMR-2019-0007, with position requirements and application procedures, is located at https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/544336500. Applicants may also obtain the announcement by contacting the Executive Personnel Staff, 703-292-2142. Hearing impaired individuals may call TDD 703-292-5090.
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highly qualified staff reflecting the diversity of our nation.
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