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NASEM Employment Opportunity – Associate Program Officer, Space Studies Board

By SpaceRef Editor
April 9, 2021
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The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (DEPS) is looking to fill the position of Associate Program Officer – Space Studies Board. The DEPS mission is to provide independent and authoritative science, technology, engineering and related policy advice to the federal government and to the nation and to promote communications between the science and technology community, the federal government, and the interested public.


DEPS seeks to assess the role of science and technology in important public policy issues and to advance science and engineering, identifying needed research as well as improvements in data and research methods. In these ways, it fosters better science and technology and their use to support decisions on public policies and programs. Under general supervision, the Associate Program Officer leads one or more of the organization’s programs or projects. Conducts research and prepares research papers and/or summaries. Tracks relevant issues and compiles reports. Coordinates program or project activities, handling inquiries, organizing meetings and workshops, and developing materials. Supervises or assists with the supervision of support staff. Ensures the program or project meets its stated objectives. May assist senior staff in the development of programs/projects, including developing prospectuses and raising funds.


For more information and to apply, visit:—Space-Studies-Board_R0001019

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