DIVISION DIRECTOR, DIVISION OF HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT

Employer
National Science Foundation
Location
Alexandria, Virginia
Salary
range of $165,842 to $174,500
Posted
February 22 2019
Ref
HRD-2019-0001
Discipline
Other, Education
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Govt.
Job Type
Manager

DIVISION DIRECTOR, DIVISION OF HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT

National Science Foundation, Alexandria, VA

 

NSF’s Directorate for Education and Human Resources (EHR) is seeking a candidate for Division Director, Division of Human Resource Development (HRD). The Directorate provides research-based national leadership in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) learning and education.  Within EHR, HRD leads NSF’s efforts to enhance the quality and excellence of STEM education and research through broadening participation by historically underrepresented groups – minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Information about EHR and HRD may be found at:  http://www.nsf.gov/dir/index.jsp?org=HRD.

The successful candidate will possess an established record of achievement and leadership in academe, government or not-for-profit research and education endeavors to develop a diverse science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) workforce ready to advance the frontiers of science and engineering for society, and a STEM-literate public. He/she should have experience at the national level and at the university level in shaping innovations and transformative strategies that foster basic and applied research regarding  broadening participation in STEM.  In addition to having a strong record of research and education accomplishments, 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.

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 $165,842 to $174,500.  Alternatively, the incumbent may be assigned under the Intergovernmental Personnel Act (IPA) provisions. The job opportunity announcement, HRD-2019-0001 with position requirements and application procedures is located at (https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/524332200)

Applicants may also obtain the announcement by contacting the Executive Personnel Staff, 703-292-7493.  Hearing impaired individuals may call TDD 703-292-8044. Applications must be received by the closing date.

NSF is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a highly qualified staff that reflects the diversity of our nation.

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