February 10, 2015
Washington D.C. - Today, Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA) announced the formal initiation of the search process for the Director of the Space Telescope Science Institute. The selectee will succeed Dr. Matt Mountain, who will assume the position of AURA President in March, 2015.
The Search Committee will be chaired by Dr. Garth Illingworth. The Search Committee is soliciting both applications and nominations. The Committee will begin reviewing applications on March 15 and the process will remain open until the position is filled. Applications will be held in confidence at the applicant's request.
The solicitation and all relevant information regarding the search will be posted on this site.
For further information, contact Dionne Makila at firstname.lastname@example.org
Roles and Responsibilities of the STScI Director
STScI Director Search Committee
Dr. Garth Illingworth, Chair
Dr. Jonathan Bagger
Dr. Giovanni Fazio
Dr. Kathy Flanagan
Dr. Gregory L. Geoffrey
Dr. Adam Riess
Dr. Monica Tosi
Dr. Sidney Wolff