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1.  JOB TITLE:  Assistant Office Manager

DEPARTMENT: SEPM Society for Sedimentary Geology

LOCATION:  SEPM Headquarters office and administrative support is located Tulsa, OK.

STATUS: Full-time exempt with health benefits.

SALARY INFORMATION: The starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

PRIMARY PURPOSE: To provide administrative support for the society at the Headquarters office

NATURE OF WORK This position focuses on and oversees the back office activities of the society.

TYPICAL DUTIES:  Responsible for general office activities, such as interaction with customers and members; financial invoicing and receipts; manage subscriptions and online access products; maintain society databases; oversee shipping and mailings.  Occasional travel to meetings.

Education: Bachelor degree or equivalent. Experience or interest in geology an advantage.


Experience: General office duties and fluency with MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) and online/cloud software. Working with teams and flexibility in covering other duties when needed and ability to learn and use new software tools.

Skills: Interpersonal skills and team oriented. Good written and verbal communication skills to correspond efficiently and tactfully with members, co-workers, and volunteers, including non-native English speakers. A high degree of multi-tasking organizational skills to maintain up-to-date status of society databases and initiative in reviewing and improving operations.  Additionally, the applicant should have office managerial skills to interact with out sourced and temporary workers.

SEPM Society for Sedimentary Geology is an equal opportunity employer.

Please send a digital application to  including a one page introductory letter, a resume and salary requirements.


2.  GSA Executive Director

GSA has an opening for the position of Executive Director. Would you please forward this information to any of your members or other individuals you believe would be good candidates. If you would like to apply for this position, please provide the following documents: resume, the names, addresses, and e-mail addresses of three references and a letter describing your interest in the position.

The individual may send their information as attachments to For more information please see the link provided:


3.  Physical Science Administrator (Program Director)
Division of Earth Science
National Science Foundation (NSF)


The National Science Foundation (NSF) is seeking candidate(s) for a Program Director within the Surface Earth Processes (SEP) Section, Division of Earth Science (EAR), Directorate for Geosciences (GEO), Arlington VA. EAR supports proposals for research that will improve understanding of the structure, composition, and evolution and behavior of the Earth's materials. More information about EAR and their programs can be found at The individual selected for this position will serve as a Program Director in SEP and will be charged with maintaining a healthy balance of support for the needs of the research and education enterprise whether through program, division, directorate, Foundation, or interagency activities.

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in an appropriate field plus after award of the Ph.D., six or more years of successful research, research administration, and/or managerial experience pertinent to the position. Appropriate fields include any discipline relevant to the programs in the Surface Earth Processes Section: Hydrologic Sciences, Sedimentary Geology and Paleobiology, Geobiology and Low-temperature Geochemistry, Geomorphology and Land-use Dynamics, and Critical-Zone Observatories.

Individuals interested in applying for this vacancy should submit their materials to announcement EAR-2014-0009 – Permanent & EAR-2014-0010 – Rotator. The position requirements and application procedures are located on the NSF Home Page at Hearing impaired individuals may call TDD 703-292-5090. Applications must be received by November 7, 2014.

NSF is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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