National Science Foundation Vacancy Announcement - Program Director in Polar Cyberinfrastructure - USA
NSF Office of Polar
Programs announces nationwide search for a program director in Polar
The Office of Polar Programs (OPP) has issued a “Dear
Colleague Letter” (DCL) announcing a nationwide search for a Program Director
in Polar Cyberinfrastructure. Formal consideration of applications will begin
on July 10, 2019 and will continue until a selection is made.
The program director will manage OPP's investments to advance
cyberinfrastructure related to polar science and education and has the
opportunity to shape future research directions. The successful candidate will
be engaged in defining and communicating cyberinfrastructure needs through
interactions with the research community, related research programs within OPP,
in other divisions of NSF, and in other organizations external to NSF.
OPP seeks an individual who is not only versed in
cyberinfrastructure, but that also has experience in the application of cyberinfrastructure
to the diverse fields of science that OPP supports. The incumbent will play an
active role in developing and managing joint funding competitions with the
Office of Advanced Cyberinfrastructure, and other organizations within NSF.