Posted: Sunday, January 1, 2012
The incumbent serves as Director of the Astrogeology Science Center (ASTRO) in the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), and manages and directs all scientific activities therein. The USGS ASTRO Science Center conducts the major segment of the USGS's program of scientific research into the geologic nature and history of the planets and satellites in the Solar System. The program encompasses a variety of scientific and technical disciplines including geology, geophysics, computer science, cartography, geodesy, space science, physical science, and remote sensing. This interdisciplinary position may be classified in any of the following professional occupational series; General Physical Science GS-1301; Geophysics, GS-1313; Chemistry, GS-1320; Geology, GS-1350. Astronomers and astrophysicists will typically apply under General Physical Science (GS-1301).
This opportunity closes 27 Jan 2012.
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Former and Current Federal Employees: http://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/305114500
Non-Federal Employees: http://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetail/305112900
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