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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 two 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/523912600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.