AGS Division Updates: September 2020
September 10, 2020
September 10, 2020
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2. Job Opportunity in Geospace Facilities program AGS-2020-0002
Closing date: 09/28/2020
The National Science Foundation is seeking qualified candidates for a Physical Scientist (Program Director) position for the Geospace Facilities (GF) program in the Division of Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences (AGS) within the Directorate for Geosciences (GEO), Alexandria, VA.
3. NSF 20-604 - National Artificial Intelligence (AI) Research Institutes
4. NSF 20-596 - Proposals for Community Instruments and Facilities (CIF)
The goal of this solicitation is to expand the suite of instruments and facilities available to the atmospheric science community supported by NSF. AGS solicits proposals from PIs who currently have existing instruments/facilities and are willing to make these resources available to the broader community.
Letters of Intent required and due 10/21/2020.
Full CIF proposals due 12/10/2020
Program contact for CIF: Shree Mishra (firstname.lastname@example.org)
The U.S. National Science Foundation propels the nation forward by advancing fundamental research in all fields of science and engineering. NSF supports research and people by providing facilities, instruments and funding to support their ingenuity and sustain the U.S. as a global leader in research and innovation. With a fiscal year 2021 budget of $8.5 billion, NSF funds reach all 50 states through grants to nearly 2,000 colleges, universities and institutions. Each year, NSF receives more than 40,000 competitive proposals and makes about 11,000 new awards. Those awards include support for cooperative research with industry, Arctic and Antarctic research and operations, and U.S. participation in international scientific efforts.