Job opening for Communications, Circuits, and Sensing Systems program director
December 17, 2019
The Division of Electrical, Communications, and Cyber Systems (ECCS), within the Directorate for Engineering at the National Science Foundation, announces a nation-wide search for a senior-level engineering researcher to fill an open Program Director position in the Communications, Circuits, and Sensing Systems (CCSS) program area.
Formal consideration of interested applicants will begin January 14, 2020, and will continue until a selection is made.
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