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Announcement Number EAC-2014-0005 Promotion Potential AD-04
Position Title Evaluator Hiring Agency NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION
Open Period 06/12/2014 - 07/17/2014 Duty Locations FEW Vacancies in Arlington, VA, US
Series/Grade AD - 0401,0801,1301,1501 04 For More Info KENYA B. LYONS
703-292-8781
kblyons@nsf.gov
Salary $106263.00 - $165596.00

Who May Apply
Applications will be accepted from US Citizens. Recent changes in Federal Appropriations Law requires Non-Citizens to meet certain eligibility criteria to be considered. Therefore, Non-Citizens must certify eligibility by signing and attaching this Citizenship Affidavit to their application. Non-citizens who do not provide the affidavit at the time of application will not be considered.


Job Status
Full-time.


Security Clearance Required:

Public Trust - Background Investigation


Duration Appointment Permanent.


Marketing Statement

NSF is on the leading edge of discovery in areas from astronomy to geology to zoology. In addition to funding research in traditional academic areas, the agency also supports innovative ideas, novel collaborations and numerous projects that may seem like science fiction today, but become the reality of tomorrow.

NSF ensures that research is fully integrated with education so that today's revolutionary work will also be training future scientists and engineers.

We are also at the forefront of federal business and operations best practices, ensuring accountability and efficacy of the work we do.
More about NSF.


Summary
This job announcement was AMENDED to Extend the Closing Date to July 17, 2014.

Applicants wishing to apply for a VSEE, IPA or Federal Temporary Appointment should see Job Announcement EAC-2014-0007.

The National Science Foundation (NSF) is seeking a qualified candidate to fill the position of Evaluator in the Office of the Director (OD), Office of International and Integrative Activities (IIA), Evaluation and Assessment Capability (EAC) Section, Arlington, VA.

The EAC Section will coordinate the development of decision-support tools that use portfolio data to inform results and will engage those involved in research programs in a range of evaluation activities. Continuous portfolio analysis to assess the diversity and nature of NSF’s portfolio of investments and rigorous evaluation of the outcomes associated with those investments over time will be used to inform programmatic decision making. These actions will allow NSF to more consistently evaluate the impacts of its investments, to make more data-driven decisions, and to establish a culture of evidence-based planning and policy-making.

More information about IIA and its sections can be found at http://www.nsf.gov/dir/index.jsp?org=IIA.


Supervisory Position: No


Relocation Authorized: Yes

Relocation expenses MAY be paid subject to funds availability.


Key Requirements

  • Background investigation.
  • Preview questions at bottom of Qualifications & Evaluations--see tab above




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