Director Search, Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, University of Arizona

LPL/Planetary Sciences is searching for a new director/department head. The successful candidate will have demonstrated excellence in planetary science research, strong leadership and management skills, teaching experience, and a commitment to diversity. The director is expected to lead LPL in developing and executing a clear vision during a period of expansion.

The LPL director works with local and external stakeholders such as NASA and NSF to maintain and grow an enriching environment conducive to excellence in planetary science research, education, and exploration.

Details on LPL, the position, and how to apply can be found atย Review of applications will begin on January 20, 2020.

Additional information or questions can be directed to Shane Byrne (Professor and Assistant Department Head) at [email protected]