|Program Director, Human-Envrionment and Geographical Sciences|
Company: National Science Foundation
Location: Alexandria, VA
Employment Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 11/25/2020
Expire Date: 01/25/2021
Job Categories: Government and Policy, Other, Science, Research & Development, Environmental, Natural Resources
Program Director, Human-Envrionment and Geographical Sciences |
The National Science Foundation is seeking qualified candidates for Program Director of the Human-Environment and Geographical Sciences (HEGS) program within the Division of Behavioral and Cognitive Sciences (BCS) in the Directorate for Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences (SBE), Alexandria, VA.
The objective of the Human-Environment and Geographical Sciences (HEGS) Program is to support basic scientific research about the nature, causes, and/or consequences of the spatial distribution of human activity and/or environmental processes across a range of scales. The selected program officer must demonstrate broad familiarity with the full range of the geographical sciences. She or he will also be involved in relevant and related cross-directorate program and initiatives such as the Dynamics of Integrated Socio-Environmental Systems (DISES), Coastlines and People (CoPe), and, as needed, other related cross-directorate initiatives.
The vacancy announcement closes 12/20/2020.
Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Human-Environment and/or Geographical Sciences or related fields, plus after award of the Ph.D., six or more years of successful research, research administration, and/or managerial experience pertinent to the position.
Company Name: National Science Foundation