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    The National Science Foundation is seeking qualified candidate for a Program Director position in the Engineering Research Center Program, within the Division of Engineering Education and Centers (EEC), Directorate of Engineering (ENG), Alexandria,, VA.

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    NSF Program Directors have an unparalleled opportunity and responsibility to ensure NSF-funded research is at the forefront of advancing fundamental knowledge. In support of that, Program Directors are responsible for extensive interactions with academic research communities and industry, as well as interactions with other Federal agencies that may lead to development of interagency collaborations. They are also responsible for service to Foundation-wide activities and initiatives to accomplish NSF’s strategic goals to:

    1. Transform the Frontiers of Science and Engineering,
    2. Stimulate Innovation and Address Societal Needs through Research and Education, and
    3. Excel as a Federal Science Agency.

    The position requires a commitment to high standards of intellectualism and ethical conduct, a considerable breadth of interest, receptivity to new ideas, a strong sense of fairness, good judgment, and a high degree of personal integrity.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • 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/585111700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.