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USRA retains JDG to recruit Senior Vice President, Science

JDG Associates, Executive Search Consultants, has been retained by the Universities Space Research Association (USRA) to find its Senior Vice President, Science. As a $160M independent, nonprofit research corporation founded in 1969 under the auspices of the National Academy of Sciences, USRA works across a wide range of research disciplines in supporting its largest client, NASA. As the SVP, managing a staff of over 300 and a budget of $100M, s/he will be responsible for all aspects of program operations, including technical performance, personnel management and financial performance of institutes and programs in astrophysics, lunar and planetary science, earth sciences, and education. The SVP will also be responsible for the continued operation and long-term growth of the Science organization, working collaboratively as a member of the senior leadership team with the SVP of Technology and the Vice President, Strategy and Program Development to articulate and implement strategies, develop and maintain a robust pipeline of work and pursue new programs.

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