The Department of Operations Research (OR) of the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) is accepting applications for a Non-Tenure Track position of Faculty Associate - Research in Human Systems Integration. Your role will be to assist with all aspects of research. The responsibilities will include financial and property management, budget preparation, assisting with literature reviews and grant proposal writing, as well as assisting with data collection, handling and analysis.
The OR Department at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California, is the oldest and one of the largest OR departments in the nation. Our students are primarily military officers seeking Master’s degrees in defense-oriented OR topics. We also have a small Ph.D. program. Our students are capable, mature, and hard working. The department has 47 faculty members, with 20 tenure track professors, who do research in defense-related stochastic modeling, data analysis, optimization, simulation, human systems integration, and human performance. Our research addresses important and challenging problems in national security and we foster close collaborations with US Navy and Department of Defense sponsors, as well as other universities. Additional information about our department can be found at http://nps.edu/or.
Interested parties are encouraged to submit their applications by January 19, 2018. In your application package include your curriculum vitae and names of three references. Tell us in your cover letter why you are interested in this position and comment on your experience and capabilities.
Bachelor’s degree in biochemistry, microbiology, physiology, or a related discipline.
Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills.
Knowledge of human subjects research and experience in grant and proposal writing as well as budget execution.
Ability to work independently to produce accurate and timely work in a busy, fast-paced environment.
Skilled in oral and written communication.
Proficient in office software and experience with statistical software.
U.S. citizenship is required.
Eligibility to hold a DoD security clearance.
NOTE: IF YOU ARE A VETERAN, you are strongly encouraged to: Identify your Veterans’ Preference on your resume or elsewhere in your application package (type of preference, dates of service, date of VA letter, character of service, etc...)
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Please forward your application package to Lisa Geiger, HSI Search Committee, Operations Research Department, Naval Postgraduate School, 1411 Cunningham Rd G-239, Monterey, CA 93943. Email to: email@example.com is preferred.
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applicants with foreign education will be required to select from a list of private organizations that are members of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES), which provide foreign education evaluations acceptable to NPS.
TheNaval Postgraduate School is an equal opportunity employer. For additional information about NPS, please refer to the website at http://www.nps.edu.
About Naval Postgraduate School:
The mission of the Naval Postgraduate School is to provide relevant and unique advanced education and research programs to increase the combat effectiveness of commissioned officers of the Naval Service to enhance the security of the United States. In support of the foregoing, and to sustain academic excellence, NPS and the DON foster and encourage a program of relevant and meritorious research which both supports the needs of Navy and Department of Defense while building the intellectual capital of Naval Postgraduate School faculty.
The mission of the Naval Postgraduate School is to provide relevant and unique advanced education and research programs to increase the combat effectiveness of commissioned officers of the Naval Service to enhance the security of the United States. In support of the foregoing, and to sustain academic excellence, NPS and the DON foster and encourage a program of relevant and meritorious research wh...ich both supports the needs of Navy and Department of Defense while building the intellectual capital of Naval Postgraduate School faculty.