|Job Title||Director/Co-Director - Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies (R&D Manager 4)|
|Location||Los Alamos, NM, US|
|Organization Name||MPA-CINT Center For Integrated Nanotechnologies|
What You Will Do
This vacancy is for the LANL CINT position of either Director or Co-Director.
The selected candidate will share responsibility with a similar position at Sandia National Laboratory for the overall success of CINT and also serves as a lead of the CINT Program Management Team.
The selected candidate for this vacancy is expected to spend ~1 day per week at the CINT Core Facility in Albuquerque. If selected as Co-Director, the selected candidate will eventually succeed the Director in CINT's joint leadership model. The CINT Director is expected to travel and have frequent interactions with the BES community, HQ and the other NSRCs.
This selected candidate will also be the Group Leader of MPA-CINT, a ~75-person organization (including a substantial postdoc and student population) that carries out R&D for programs for a wide range of sponsors from national security to applied energy, as well as both Basic Energy Sciences (BES) materials core research and user facility support. MPA-CINT’s key capabilities include chemical and physical syntheses of multifunctional and nanostructured materials; biologically inspired approaches to material design; optical, electron, and force microscopies, and micro-spectroscopies for imaging and characterization; ultrafast science; nanomechanics; photonics and plasmonics; and metamaterials.
The responsibilities for this LANL vacancy include:
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
Minimum Job Requirements for Co-Director:
Additional Job Requirements for Director:
Application Materials: Please include a cover letter in your application that maps your experience onto the required and desired skills for the position level (Co-Director or Director) that you are seeking.
No Clearance: Position does not require a security clearance. Selected candidates will be subject to drug testing and other pre-employment background checks.
New-Employment Drug Test: The Laboratory requires successful applicants to complete a new-employment drug test and maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.
Regular position: Term status Laboratory employees applying for regular-status positions are converted to a regular status only with approval of the cognizant Principal Associate Director.
Equal Opportunity: Los Alamos National Laboratory is an equal opportunity employer and supports a diverse and inclusive workforce. All employment practices are based on qualification and merit, without regards to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation or preference, marital status or spousal affiliation, physical or mental disability, medical conditions, pregnancy, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, or citizenship within the limits imposed by federal laws and regulations. The Laboratory is also committed to making our workplace accessible to individuals with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, for individuals to participate in the application and hiring process. To request such an accommodation, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1.
Where You Will Work
Located in northern New Mexico, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. LANL enhances national security by ensuring the safety and reliability of the U.S. nuclear stockpile, developing technologies to reduce threats from weapons of mass destruction, and solving problems related to energy, environment, infrastructure, health, and global security concerns.
The Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies (CINT) is a Department of Energy/Office of Science Nanoscale Science Research Center operated jointly by Los Alamos and Sandia National Laboratories as a national user facility devoted to establishing the scientific principles that govern the design, performance, and integration of nanoscale materials. For additional information about The Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies, including research areas, users, and facilities, please visit http://cint.lanl.gov/ .