Alexandria, Virginia
SES position career basis, or on a one- to three-year limited-term basis
Dec 30, 2017
Feb 28, 2018
Field of specialization
Agrochemical, Biochemical, Green Chemistry, Materials
Job Type
Full time



National Science Foundation, Alexandria VA

The Directorate for Mathematical and Physical Sciences (MPS) announces a nationwide search to fill the position of Division Director, Division of Chemistry (CHE).  Appointment to this Senior Executive Service position may be on a career basis, or on a one- to three-year limited-term basis, with a salary range of $163,519 to $181,600.  Alternatively, the incumbent may be assigned under the Intergovernmental Personnel Act (IPA) provisions. Information about the Division’s activities may be found at https://www.nsf.gov/div/index.jsp?div=CHE

The successful candidate will possess an established record of significant achievement in research administration as well as leadership responsibility in academe, industry or government. In addition to having a strong record of research and education accomplishments within his or her technical communities, the Division Director must be experienced and competent in technical, financial, and administrative management.  He/she must work well with people, be an effective communicator, and act as a mentor to continuously develop the diversity of talents and skills of his or her colleagues at all levels.

Announcement CHE-2018-0002, with position requirements and application procedures, is located at https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/484734500                                 

Applicants may also obtain the announcement by contacting the Executive Personnel Staff, 703-292-7493.  Hearing impaired individuals may call TDD 703-292-5090. Applications must be received by the closing date.

NSF is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a

highly qualified staff reflecting the diversity of our nation.