Rick Murray appointed Division Director, Ocean Sciences, National Science Foundation
Effective January, 2015, Rick Murray has been appointed Division Director, Ocean Sciences, at the National Science Foundation. He will be serving in this capacity “on detail” from Boston University and will continue his research program and maintain other Boston University ties throughout the duration of the temporary appointment. As Division Director, he will oversee ~$350M per year for support of ocean sciences research and oceanographic facilities and infrastructure.
The complete announcement can be found here.