A digest of the latest science policy jobs from around the web.
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NSF Seeking Senior STEM Education Advisor
The National Science Foundation is hiring a senior advisor for STEM education to oversee program evaluation efforts in its Education and Human Resources Directorate. Candidates must have a doctorate in a field related to STEM and at least six years of relevant research or managerial experience.
NASA Seeking Senior Science Advisor for Exploration
NASA’s Science Mission Directorate is hiring a senior science advisor for its deputy associate administrator for exploration. Candidates must have experience managing planetary science exploration programs, with Lunar and Mars science experience strongly preferred.
New AAAS Science Policy Center Staffing Up
The American Association for the Advancement of Science is hiring a project director and communications director for its recently launched Center for Scientific Evidence in Public Issues. The goal of the center is to provide timely, policy-relevant scientific information and assessments to decision-makers and other stakeholders.
CRS Hiring Earth Sciences Section Head
The Congressional Research Service is accepting applications for a research manager to lead the Natural Resources and Earth Sciences Section of its Resources, Science, and Industry Division. Among the position responsibilities are leading the development of objective policy analysis for congressional staff on regulatory and scientific issues related to public lands, water resources, ecosystems, and natural hazards.
UCAR Hiring Government Relations Associate
The University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR) is accepting applications for a government relations associate to work at its office in Washington, D.C. Position responsibilities include cultivating support for UCAR research and education initiatives among federal policymakers and funders, among other duties. Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree and at least one year of experience working for or with a congressional office.
NASA Hiring Earth Science Division Director
NASA’s Science Mission Directorate is accepting applications for the director of its Earth Science Division. The director oversees a nearly $2 billion dollar portfolio of investments in satellites, research, applied sciences, and technology development and leads a staff of approximately 75 at NASA’s headquarters.
AIP Hiring for New Senior Positions
AIP is accepting applications for the newly created senior-level positions of Deputy Executive Officer and Senior Director for Education and Research. The deputy executive officer will assist the CEO in developing and implementing strategic plans, while the senior director will oversee AIP’s library, archives, statistical research, and student education programs.