National Science Foundation, Other Agencies and Independent Organizations
The National Science Foundation is seeking a qualified candidate for aScience Advisorposition within the Office of the Assistant Director (OAD), Directorate for Biological Sciences (BIO), Alexandria, VA.For more information about BIO, click here.
Candidates must have a Ph.D.in Biology or another related field plus six or more years of successful research, research administration, and/or managerial experience pertinent to the position after the award of the degree is required OR a Master’s degree in biology or another related field plus eight or more years of successful research, research administration, and/or managerial experience pertinent to the position after the award of the degree.nNSF is particularly interested in candidates who have a strong background using interdisciplinary approaches.
Familiarity with NSF policies and practices, administrative experience, and recognized stature among peers are desirable.
As well as effective oral and written communication skills and the ability to recognize current and emerging scientific trends and recommend new directions.nThis position is outside the competitive civil service.nYou must meet eligibility and qualification requirements by the closing date of the announcement.
How to Apply