Job Title:Assistant Director, Institute of Bioenergy, Climate, and Environment
Department:Department Of Agriculture
Agency:National Institute of Food and Agriculture
Job Announcement Number:AG-22-2013-0004
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|$119,554.00 to $179,700.00 / Per Year|
|Wednesday, July 24, 2013 to Friday, September 06, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full-time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy -
District Of Columbia County, DC, USView Map|
WHO MAY APPLY:
Applications will be accepted from all groups of qualified individuals.
The National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) is the Federal component of a nationwide extramural research, educational, and outreach system which supports the global, science-based agricultural enterprise and accomplishes its missions in partnership with land-grant universities and other academic and scientific organizations. To learn more about NIFA, please vist http://www.nifa.usda.gov.
The Senior Executive Service (SES) is comprised of the men and women charged with leading the continuing transformation of government. These leaders possess well-honed executive skills and share a broad perspective of government and a public service commitment which is grounded int eh Constitution. Positions in the SES are not graded. SES employees are also eligible for bonuses and awards based on performance. Veteran's preference is not applicable to the SES. Selectee is subject to a one-year probationary period, unless currently serving under an SES appointment. Visit http://www.opm.gov/ses/ for additional information regarding SES employees.
If you would like to work for a premier agency that is focused on enhancing the quality of life for the American people by supporting production of agriculture: ensuring a safe, affordable, nutritious, and accessible food supply; caring for agricultural, forest, and range lands; supporting sound development of rural communities; providing economic opportunities for farm and rural residents; expanding global markets for agricultural and forest products and services; and working to reduce hunger in America and throughout the world, USDA is the place for you. To learn more about our agency, our exciting mission, vision, and guiding principles, please visit www.usda.gov.
The mission of the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) in the Research, Education, and Economics (REE) mission area is to lead food and agriculture sciences to create a better future for the nation and the world. NIFA is responsible for providing national leadership and support for cooperative science, extension, and education programs and other cooperative activities in food and agricultural system productivity; development of new food, fiber, and energy sources; agricultural energy use and production; sustainable natural resources use; promotion of the health and welfare of people; human nutrition; and international food and agriculture.
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