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August 1, 2016 - January 31, 2017

Library of Congress

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Congressional Research Service
Resources, Science and Industry Division
Assistant Director and Senior Specialist (Resources, Science and Industry Division)

JOE ID Number: 2016-02_111457333
Date Posted: 12/13/2016
Date Inactive: 01/31/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Director and Senior Specialist (Resources, Science and Industry Division)
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: Q0 -- General
Environmental Policy
Energy Policy
civilian and military research and development issues
information and telecommunications
earth sciences
general science and technology
industry and infrastructure
transportation public works and critical infrastructure
industrial market structure and regulation
sector-specific industry analysis
Salary Range: $123,175 - $185,100
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Open: 11/21/2016 - 1/3/2017
Salary Range: $123,175 - $185,100

The Congressional Research Service (CRS) is seeking a senior research manager to lead its Resources, Science, and Industry Division. CRS works exclusively for the U.S. Congress, providing policy and legal analysis to committees and Members of both the House and Senate, regardless of party affiliation. As a legislative branch agency within the Library of Congress, CRS has been a valued and respected resource on Capitol Hill for more than a century.

As a senior executive in CRS, the assistant director will manage the Resources, Science, and Industry Division, one of five research divisions, in providing expert analysis that meets ongoing congressional policy-making and oversight. The Resources, Science and Industry Division covers issues and policy developments related to the nation's natural resources and environmental management, scientific advances and technology applications, and industry and infrastructure. Managing a professional staff of approximately 70 technical and subject matter experts, the assistant director reports to the CRS director and advises on all aspects of research management and operations of the Service.

CRS is fully committed to workforce diversity. Interested applicants must apply online at by January 3, 2017.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 01/03/2017