Job opening for Engineering for Civil Infrastructure program director
October 16, 2019
The Division of Civil, Mechanical and Manufacturing Innovation (CMMI), within the NSF's Directorate for Engineering (ENG), announces a nationwide search for engineering professionals to fill a Program Director position with the Engineering for Civil Infrastructure (ECI) program. This position will support the geotechnical engineering component of the program.
Formal consideration of applications will begin on December 1, 2019, and will continue until a selection is made.
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