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This is an interdisciplinary position and may be filled as a Supervisory Biologist, GS-0401-15, or Supervisory Physical Scientist, GS-1301-15.Learn more about this agency
As an Center Director, Supervisory Biologist or Supervisory Physical Scientist, within the Forest & Rangeland Ecology Science Center (FRESC), some of your specific duties will include:
- Responsibility for all aspects of the leadership, administration, operation, and management of FRESC.
- Leads and develops collaborations with other USGS Science Centers, other Federal and State agencies, universities, Tribes, and non-governmental organizations.
- Plans, coordinates, executes, and manages broad, multi-disciplinary programs of research, inventory, monitoring and information management.
- The research program of the Center includes multi-disciplinary studies such as: aquatic habitats and ecosystems, soil physics, wildland fire, geochemistry and toxicology, anthropogenic impacts, landscape ecology; fish and avian ecology and management; global change; decision support system development; geographic and statistical information and analysis; threatened and endangered species; and invasive species.
- Plans and evaluates long range programs and projects where issues and factors to be considered are largely undefined or controversial and, therefore, require extensive analysis to determine the nature and scope of the problems.
Occasional travel - Overnight travel of 1-5 nights per month may be required.
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