Division of Ocean Sciences (OCE) Employment Opportunity – Biological Oceanography (Rotator) (12/13/18)
May 28, 2019
The Division of Ocean Sciences (OCE) within the Directorate of Geosciences (GEO) announces a nation-wide search for one or more Program Directors in the Biological Oceanography Program to support research in biological oceanography and marine ecology broadly defined: relationships among aquatic organisms and their interactions with the environments of the oceans or Great Lakes.
Please see https://www.nsf.gov/publications/pub_summ.jsp?ods_key=oce19002 for additional details about the position and qualifications, as well as application instructions. Applications will be accepted immediately and will continue to be accepted through Fall 2019. Once the position is filled, applications may be considered for future openings.
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