National Program Leader for Sustainable Intensification

Employer
Location
Beltsville, Maryland
Posted
May 30, 2018
Closes
Jun 29, 2018
Discipline
Social Sciences
Career Level
Researcher
Education Level
PhD
Relocation Cost
Paid
Sector Type
Government

The USDA, Agricultural Research Service (ARS), Office of National Programs, Natural Resources and Sustainable Agricultural Systems in Beltsville, MD, is seeking a National Program Leader for Sustainable Intensification.  In this role, the incumbent will be a key leader for research programs on agriculture research leading to increased production of food, feed, fiber and biofuel feedstocks from existing land resources while minimizing pressure on the environment. As the National Program Leader for Sustainable Intensification, the incumbent would provide leadership and coordination of a diverse portfolio of research efforts in sustainability and sustainable intensification of agricultural production systems, including the interactions of genetics by environment by management (GxExM) from local to regional scales.

For program information contact Dr. Marlen Eve on 301-504-4600, email marlen.eve@ars.usda.gov.  ARS Program information may also be obtained at:  http://www.ars.usda.gov/research/programs .

Recruitment is at the GS-15 level ($134,789 - $164,200 per annum).  To obtain specific qualification requirements and instructions on how to apply, please visit www.usajobs.gov and search for ARS-S18N-0006. 

USDA/ARS is an equal opportunity employer and provider.

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