Physical Scientist (Program Director)

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Alexandria, Virginia
Posted
Nov 01, 2018
Closes
Nov 01, 2018
Function
Executive, Director
Hours
Full Time
RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
Relocation expenses reimbursed Yes Relocations MAY be paid contingent upon the availability of funds.


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  • Background investigation.
  • Selective Service registration required for male applicants, unless exempt.
  • You will need to successfully complete a background security investigation before you can be appointed into this position.

    All online applicants must provide a valid email address.  If your email address is inaccurate or your mailbox is full or blocked, you may not receive important communication that could affect your consideration for this position.

    This position is in the bargaining unit.

    Please preview "Evaluations" section and "Qualifications" for additional requirements.

    Applicants must have Ph.D. or equivalent experience in the physical sciences or a closely-related field, plus after the award of the Ph.D., a minimum of six or more years of successful independent research. In addition, research administration and/or managerial experience pertinent to the position would be highly desirable. 

    Applicants must be familiar with a broad spectrum of the materials research community, as well as with the most relevant research issues being addressed in the field currently.  Applicants with accomplishments in the integration of research and education and with multidisciplinary experience and interest are desired. 

    This position is outside the competitive civil service.

    You must meet eligibility and qualification requirements by the closing date of the announcement.

    Relocation expenses MAY be paid contingent upon the availability of funds

    This announcement is open to (All US Citizens OR current NSF employees) who meet citizenship and eligibility requirements.

    Federal Appropriations Law requires that Non-Citizens meet certain eligibility criteria to be considered. Therefore, Non-Citizens must certify eligibility by signing and attaching this Citizenship Affidavit to their application. Non-citizens who do not provide the affidavit at the time of application will not be considered.

    This announcement may be used to fill like positions in other organizations within the National Science Foundation.

    NSF has determined that all of its positions are eligible for telework. Work suitable for telework depends on job duties; therefore, employees must receive approval from their supervisor for telework and have a telework agreement in place. Entering into a telework agreement is voluntary.

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    You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

    You will be evaluated on the extent and quality of your experience, expertise, education, and research activities relevant to the duties of the position.


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