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    Summary

    This position is located in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research (OAR), Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL), with 2 vacancies in Plainsboro, New Jersey.

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    Responsibilities

    As a Physical Scientist, you will perform the following duties:

    • Lead the development of capabilities in Earth System representation of atmospheric physical process of clouds and aerosol.
    • Plan and direct major projects, plan studies that respond to questions on atmospheric composition, air quality, and climate change.
    • Coordinate research capabilities in Earth System representation of atmospheric physical process of clouds and aerosol;
    • Lead research on the improvements of global and regional climate predictions and projections including how modeling be integrated with respect to skill, efficiency, and adaptability.
    • Conduct research studies and analyses to understand and predict the Earth systems, and the global and regional climate prediction.

    NOTE: Duties are at the full performance level of the ZP-4 or GS-13/14. The ZP-3 or GS-11/12 is developmental leading up to such performance.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Up to 10% domestic and foreign travel may be required.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    4 - If you are selected for a position with further promotion potential, you may be non-competitively promoted if you perform successfully and if recommended by management.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/523912500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.