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    Summary

    This announcement has been amended to extend the closing date to April 8, 2020.

    Become a part of our mission to maintain and strengthen the vitality of the US science and engineering enterprise. for over 70 years, the National Science Foundation (NSF) has remained the premier Federal agency supporting basic research at the frontiers of discovery across all fields, as well as science and engineering education at all levels.

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    Responsibilities

    The Division of Civil, Mechanical & Manufacturing Innovation (CMMI) contributes to NSF's mission by funding fundamental research and education in advancing the disciplines of civil, mechanical, industrial and manufacturing engineering. The Division also supports research toward the reduction of risks and damage resulting from earthquakes and other natural and technological hazards. CMMI provides leadership and staffing for several of NSF's Big ideas, namely Future of Work at the Human Technology Frontier and Navigating the New Artic. The Deputy Division Director partners with the Division Director in providing leadership and direction to the Division, including strategic planning and management, recruitment and development of staff, budget preparation for submission to Congress, budget management and overseeing the evaluation of proposals and recommendations for awards and declinations. The Deputy Division Director represents NSF to relevant external groups and nurtures partnerships with other Divisions, Directorates, Federal agencies, scientific organizations and the academic community. The Deputy Division Director assumes the role of Division Director in their absence.

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    00 - All new SES members serve a one-year probationary period.

  • Job family (Series)

    0801 General Engineering

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/561498700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.