permanent ( u.s. citizens only ) Research Manager – Federalism and Emergency Management (Vacancy#:VAR001069)

  • Opening Date: February 21, 2020
  • Closing Date: April 20, 2020
  • OPM Control Number: 560518200
  • Vacancy Number: VAR001069
  • LC Organization Unit: Congressional Research Service
  • Grade: GS-15
  • Series: 0101
  • Minimum Salary: $142,701.00
  • Maximum Salary: $170,800.00
  • Availability: U.S. Citizens Only

The Congressional Research Service (CRS) is seeking a Section Research Manager (SBM) for the Federalism and Emergency Management (FE) Section within the Government and Finance Division.

The FE Section Research Manager leads a team of policy experts in the development of policy research and analysis for Congress. The section covers two broad and intersecting areas of public policy: intergovernmental relations and federal emergency management. A central focus of the section is the analysis of policies and programs at the federal, state, and local level to promote economic development and recovery, especially in areas prone to natural disasters. Specific topics related to intergovernmental relations include federal grants management, federal oversight of the District of Columbia, state and regional economic development efforts, and urban assistance. The section also covers disaster recovery and resilience, homeland security, and cybersecurity.

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