Job: Assistant Director (Aquatic Sciences)
|Title||Assistant Director (Aquatic Sciences)|
|Agency, Location||NEON- Boulder, CO|
|End Date||Until filled|
Reporting to the Director of Biology, the Assistant Director for Aquatic Sciences provides direction and management oversight for the design of the scientific rationale and procedures for the Aquatic Observation System (AOS), Aquatic Instrument System (AIS) and Stream Experimental and Observational Network (STREON), which are part of the NEON project. This position is responsible for overseeing the scientific rationale, sampling designs, budgets, schedules, and personnel for all terrestrial ecology activities.
PhD in Ecology, Evolution, or related field.
Seven (7) or more years’ experience with methods in aquatic ecology.
Some of this experience should include supervisory/leadership experience, sufficient to demonstrate the ability to manage a diverse group of scientists and technicians.
Experienced in managing budgets and schedules for a large scale scientific project.
Experienced in scientific writing and review.