Opportunity: Physical Science Administrator (Program Director), NSF

OpportunityThe NSF is seeking a qualified candidate to fill the position of Program Director in the Directorate for Geosciences (GEO), Division of Ocean Sciences (OCE), Marine Geology and Geophysics (MGG) Program, Arlington, VA.

The MGG Program supports research in all aspects of geology and geophysics of the ocean basins and margins, as well as the Great Lakes. The successful candidate will be the primary contact for and manage a portfolio of research pertaining to paleoceanography/paleoclimate and balance interests with other Program emphases, which include: Structure, tectonic evolution and volcanic activity of the ocean basins, the continental margins, the mid-ocean ridges, and island arc systems; processes controlling exchange of heat and chemical species between seawater and ocean rocks; genesis, chemistry, and mineralogic evolution of marine sediments; processes controlling deposition, erosion, chemical composition, and transport of marine sediments; and Interactions of continental and marine geologic processes.

The OCE supports basic research and education to further understanding of all aspects of the global oceans and their interactions with the earth and the atmosphere. 

More information about OCE and MGG and its programs can be found at http://www.geo.nsf.gov/oce.

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Consortium for Ocean Leadership