The Smithsonian Institution Global Volcanism Program is hiring a permanent Volcanology Data Researcher. This will be a permanent, full-time, Federal position at GS-9 or -11 grade, with promotion potential to GS-12. The position will be filled at the National Museum of Natural History in Washington, DC. Major duties will include researching and writing reports for the Bulletin of the Global Volcanism Network and assisting in management of the Volcanoes of the World database under the supervision of the Senior Data Researcher and program director. This is not a traditional “academic” or laboratory research position, but does require the ability to interpret technical volcanological research papers.
We expect the position announcement to open on USAJobs on 2 September 2019; it will be open for 2 weeks. When the announcement appears, we will send out another message containing a link to the position announcement. All application materials must be submitted through USAJobs. If you have questions about the position, please contact Benjamin Andrews or Ed Venzke.
The position is open to US Citizens. The Smithsonian Institution is an Equal Opportunity Employer.