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    You will serve as a Supervisory Research Physicist.

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    • You will be responsible for the organization and supervision of the Optical Physics Branch and its mission.
    • You will be providing the Navy and Marine Corps with advanced research in nanotechnology.
    • You will be providing the Navy and Marine Corps with advanced optical concepts and materials; organic, inorganic and hybrid optoelectronics.
    • You will be providing the Navy and Marine Corps with quantum information science and technology and sensor development.
    • You will be responsible for supervision of the branch members and maintaining the financial health of the branch.
    • You will be the first line supervisor for three section heads (all NP-IVs), as well as the Branch secretary.
    • You will be the second line supervisor for the other government employees of the Branch (currently 21 people of whom 6 are presently NP-IVs).
    • You will be responsible for most aspects of personnel management including evaluating staff performance, interviewing potential employees, and recommending promotions and hiring.
    • You will determine the strategic direction for Branch research, insuring that they are well-aligned with Navy and Marine Corps applications and of high scientific importance.
    • You will provide leadership for branch members concerning project conception, preparation of proposals, marketing to internal / external sponsors, allocating resources for programs, and reporting to the project sponsors and scientific community.
    • You will perform technical and programmatic evaluations to monitor the progress of programs across the branch.
    • You will initiate and monitors contracts for research when needed.
    • You will represent the Branch to other government agencies and sponsors.
    • You will perform research in areas of current or future interest to the branch.
    • You will ensure their branch is in full compliance with EEO/Safety/Security and all other NRL policies and regulations.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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    1310 Physics

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