Employment Opportunities for BIO Program Director Positions
May 2, 2017
If you would you like to evaluate exciting science projects at the frontiers of discovery...
If you would you like to guide the advancement of research and education in the biological sciences...
Consider serving as a panelist, reviewer or temporary Program Director for the Directorate for Biological Sciences.
For information, visit: https://www.nsf.gov/bio/outreach/bio_opportunities.jsp
and see this BIO Dear Colleague Letter: https://nsf.gov/pubs/2016/bio16001/bio16001.jsp?org=BIO
The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency that supports fundamental research and education across all fields of science and engineering. In fiscal year (FY) 2017, its budget is $7.5 billion. NSF funds reach all 50 states through grants to nearly 2,000 colleges, universities and other institutions. Each year, NSF receives more than 48,000 competitive proposals for funding and makes about 12,000 new funding awards.
Useful NSF Web Sites:
NSF Home Page: https://www.nsf.gov
NSF News: https://www.nsf.gov/news/
For the News Media: https://www.nsf.gov/news/newsroom.jsp
Science and Engineering Statistics: https://www.nsf.gov/statistics/
Awards Searches: https://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/