Job opening for Operations Engineering program director
January 26, 2021
The NSF Division of Civil, Mechanical and Manufacturing Innovation (CMMI) announces a nationwide search to fill the Program Director position to manage a research portfolio addressing analytical methods for improving operational decision making with a particular focus on data-driven methods.
Formal considerations will begin January 25, 2021, and will continue until a selection is made.
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