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Position Information

Top Message Both current Ohio State employees and the general public may apply for this unclassified professional position.
Message to Applicants
Number of Positions Available 1
University Title Director-00
Working Title Director-Byrd Polar & Clim. RC
Department Byrd Polar & Climate Rsch Cntr
Department Location Columbus
Requisition Number 431635
Summary of Duties

BPCRC is seeking an extraordinary individual with vision who will provide the leadership necessary to strengthen existing research programs, develop research in new areas, encourage collaborative activities within the center and university, foster relations with current funding agencies (NSF, NASA, NOAA, ONR, etc.), and actively explore new funding opportunities. Other equally important expectations for the successful candidate are to facilitate outreach activities nationally and within the university and local community. Finally, this individual is expected to maintain a vigorous and high profile research program. The successful candidate will have an established national and international stature in a relevant Earth system science field that is based on an outstanding record of recent publications and competitive research funding. A faculty appointment for the successful candidate will be made at the appropriate level within one of BPCRC’s affiliated departments (e.g., Chemistry; Civil, Environmental and Geodetic Engineering; Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology; Geography; School of Earth Sciences, etc.).

Additional Information for Applicants:
Pre Employment Screening Requires the successful completion of a background check.
Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Desired Qualifications

Master’s or Doctoral degree in some area of the physical and/or biological sciences; experience in the successful development and administration of a research group; background in polar and alpine related science or technology.

Target Salary Negotiable
Job Category Administrative and Professional
Job Appointment (FTE%)

100.0

Full/Part Time Full-time
Temporary or Regular Regular
Posting Start Date 08/26/2017
Posting End Date 11/26/2017
Dept Contact Name Whitacre,Caroline C
Dept Contact Phone 614/247-8356
Quick Link http://www.jobsatosu.com/postings/80985

Supplemental Questions

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  1. * Select one box that best represents your number of full years paid employment:
    • Some, but less than one full year of employment
    • 1 full year or more of employment
    • 2 years
    • 3 years
    • 4 years
    • 5 years
    • 6 years
    • 7 years
    • 8 years
    • 9 years
    • 10 or more years
  2. * Select the box that best represents your educational training:
    • Attended school but did not receive high school diploma or GED
    • High school diploma or GED, but no college credit hours
    • Completed less than 45 college credit hours, but did not graduate
    • Completed 45 college credit hours, but did not graduate
    • Completed 90 college credit hours, but did not graduate
    • Completed 135 college credit hours, but did not graduate
    • Completed 180 college credit hours, but did not graduate
    • Completed an Associate's degree
    • Completed a Bachelor's degree
    • Completed a Master's degree or higher
  3. * Are you related in any way to a faculty/staff member in the unit of the position for which you are applying?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * What prompted you to apply for this position at The Ohio State University? Please select an answer below:
    • Referred by personal contact
    • Referred by OSU recruiter
    • Job/Career Fair
    • JobsatOSU.com
    • LinkedIn
    • Twitter
    • Monster.com
    • Columbus Dispatch
    • Dice.com
    • Professional organization
    • HERC (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • Local newspapers
    • Other
  5. * Do you have at least one year of experience in the successful development and administration of a research group?
    • Yes
    • No

Required Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other