Supports major marine research activities at the Institution as well as projects for outside users through hands-on leadership of a technical group or facility, applying extensive experience to efficiently manage, maintain and evolve WHOI’s technical capabilities. A Group Operations Leader is recognized within WHOI as an authority in his/her field of specialization and/or in management of a major group or facility.
Desired Education/Experience for Hiring:
Appropriate academic background or its equivalent relevant work experience, enhanced by more than 15 years of responsibility and achievement. Candidates for this rank are recognized as leaders and authorities in their field through their sustained contributions. Through the support activities of their Group or Facility, they must have had far-reaching impact on the scientific and technical activities of the Institution and their field. They should have a documented high level of creativity and independence with foresight and judgment in planning, organizing and guiding extensive and complex support activities.