NOAA’s Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research retains JDG to identify their Director, Pacific Marine Environmental Lab
JDG has been retained by the Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research (OAR), NOAA’s primary research and development organization. OAR conducts and directs integrated research programs in coastal, marine, atmospheric, climatic, and social-sciences through its laboratories and program offices, as well as through networks of university-based programs across the country. OAR consists of preeminent research, modeling, environmental observations, and engagement efforts relating to environmental resources. OAR’s research enables better forecasts, earlier warnings for natural disasters, and a greater understanding of the Earth. The Director plans, organizes, directs, coordinates, and evaluates PMEL’s oceanographic research and applications projects and activities. The Director will lead and direct scientific and technical division managers and program managers to discover new technologies and cutting-edge research applications, appraise the progress of all projects and activities, administer resources in accordance with priorities, and authorize and conduct negotiations with other agencies, governments, or the private sector for compatible scientific and technical collaborations.
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