Stressor Impacts and Detection Division Chief, NOAA National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science (Sept. 4)

2018-08-20T09:06:15+00:00 August 20, 2018|

I am pleased to inform you that the National Centers for Coastal Ocean Sciences is recruiting for the Chief of our Stressor Detection and Impacts Division. Located in Silver Spring, Maryland, this position will be responsible for overseeing a national research program investigating environmental stressors such as harmful algal blooms, hypoxia, chemical contaminants, and marine/estuarine pathogens, and the impacts of those stressors on living marine resources and the human communities dependent upon those resources.

The Division Chief is being recruited as a ZP-5 (equivalent to a GS-15) Supervisory Environmental Scientist or Physical Scientist. The vacancy announcements close on September 4, 2018. The position is advertised on under two authorities:

  • MAP announcement NOS-NCCOS-2018-0030, which is open to current or former federal employees and certain other preference-eligible groups.
  • DE/CR announcement NOS-NCCOS-2018-0031, which is open to all U.S. citizens.