Deputy Division Director, Behavioral and Cognitive Sciences at NSF

The National Science Foundation announces an opening for the Deputy Division Director (DDD) in the Division of Behavioral and Cognitive Sciences (BCS), in the Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences Directorate (SBE). The DDD serves as a member of the BCS Division leadership team and as a principal spokesperson in the area of behavioral and cognitive sciences. In consultation with the Division Director, he/she provides leadership and direction to the NSF Division responsible for funding research and related activities aimed at better understanding, both nationally and internationally, scientific knowledge about humans spanning areas of inquiry including brain and behavior, language and culture, origins and evolution, and geography and the environment. This position may be filled as a Career Senior Executive Service (SES) position, on a one-to-three year Senior Executive Service (SES) Limited Term Appointment, or on an Intergovernmental Personnel Act (IPA) assignment basis. For further information on duties, qualifications, and the application process, go to Position closes June 3, 2016.