LINGUIST List 13.2797

Wed Oct 30 2002

Jobs: Linguistics: Program Director at NSF, VA, USA

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  1. jjackson, Linguistics: Program Director, National Science Foundation, VA, USA

Message 1: Linguistics: Program Director, National Science Foundation, VA, USA

Date: Tue, 29 Oct 2002 16:01:00 +0000
From: jjackson <>
Subject: Linguistics: Program Director, National Science Foundation, VA, USA

University or Organization: National Science Foundation
Department: Division of Behavioral & Cognitive Sciences(BCS)
Rank of Job: Program Director
Specialty Areas: General Linguistics
Required Language(s):


		Linguistics Program Director

The Division of Behavioral and Cognitive Sciences at the National
Science Foundation is seeking applicants for the position of Program
Director for Linguistics, to begin late spring, 2003. This rotational
position will be filled on a one or two year Visiting Scientist, or
Intergovernmental Personnel Act Assignment.

The Program Director for Linguistics coordinates the evaluation of
proposals, selects external and panel reviewers, manages advisory
panel meetings, and recommends and documents actions on the proposals.
The incumbent also handles administrative matters relating to active
NSF grants, maintains regular contact with the research community, and
provides advice to people requesting it. 

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in linguistics or a related discipline,
and must be active in scientific research in some area of linguistics
or the language sciences. Six or more years of research experience
beyond the Ph.D. is required for appointment as Program Director. The
per annum salary range which includes a locality pay adjustment is
from $78,265 - $121,967 per annum depending on qualification and
experience, and is comparable with academic salaries at major U.S.

Interested parties should submit a cover letter, names, addresses,
email addresses and telephone numbers for three references, and a
curriculum vitae to the National Science Foundation, Division of Human
Resources Management, Attn: Jacqueline Jackson, Rm. 315, 4201 Wilson
Blvd., Arlington, VA 22230 and reference vacancy announcement

The National Science Foundation is committed to affirmative action in
identifying candidates and to equal opportunity in making hiring

For program questions contact Dr. Cecile McKee, Program Director,
Linguistics, (703) 292-4398 at the following address: National Science
Foundation, 4201 Wilson Blvd. Room 995, Arlington, VA 22230. Hearing
Impaired individuals should call TDD 703-292-8044.

The National Science Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer
committed to employing highly qualified staff that reflects the
diversity of our nation.

Address for Applications:

	Attn: Ms. Jacqueline Jackson
	4201 Wilson Blvd.
	Suite 315
	Arlington, VA 22230
	United States of America 
Position is open until filled.

Contact Information:
	Dr. Cecile McKee.
	Tel: 703-292-4398

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