NSF Job Announcement - Science Education Administrator (Program Director)


NSF is seeking qualified candidates for a Science Education Administrator (Program Director) position, with expertise in research on Science Education in preK-12 within the Division of Research and Learning in Formal and Informal Settings (DRL) in Alexandria, VA. Click here for additional information.

The Program Director(s) may work  in one or more DRL programs including but not limited to Discovery Research pre K-12 (DRK-12), Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL), Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers (ITEST), EDU Core Research (ECR.) . The Programs support research that will enhance current teaching and learning but also catalyze new, more equitable, creative, and potentially transformative approaches in STEM education. The Program Officer may represent the Division on cross-Directorate programs with an emphasis on science education and or learning sciences. The responsibilities of an NSF Program Director include long-range planning and budget development for the programs, managing an effective, high quality merit review process; make sound  and recommendations for awards and declines, ensure the merit review process supports the NSF and program goals of diversity, equity, inclusion and access; provide oversight of awarded projects, synthesize findings from the DRL portfolio of awards, and support potential investigators in the preparation of proposals.    

For more information or to apply: https://www.usajobs.gov/job/694456600

January 17, 2023

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