NSF’s Behavioral and Cognitive Sciences division is seeking a Program Director in the Cognitive Neuroscience program. The Cognitive Neuroscience Program aims to spur the development of highly novel theories, techniques and models directed toward enabling basic scientific understanding of a broad range of issues involving brain, cognition, and behavior. Research will provide insights into healthy functions of brain, cognition, and behavior. Additionally, the program highly values the exploration of new methodologies, utilization of the latest analytic approaches, and the convergence of cutting edge techniques for addressing basic questions about human cognition.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, development of areas of science represented by the program, the administration of the merit review process and proposal recommendations, and coordination and liaison with other programs in NSF, other Federal agencies and organizations.
Applications will be accepted from U.S citizens, or from non-Citizens who must certify eligibility by signing and attaching this Citizenship Affidavit to their application. This is a temporary position and will be filled as a one- or two-year VSEE, IPA, or as a Fed Temp Appointment. This is a full time appointment.