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Research & Innovation Office Director, MnDOT

This position provides executive leadership and managerial direction for MnDOT’s research programs and the creation and implementation of innovative practices. It is responsible for developing and delivering statewide strategic direction for transportation research investment; managing operations of the research services, library, and innovation sections of the office; advising the Commissioner and senior leadership regarding research investment choices, the need for new programs, and progress of current programs; advising and providing staff support for the Local Road Research Board; and representing the agency and building effective relationships with international, national, and regional research and innovation institutions and organizations.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Planning, Public Administration, Engineering or related field AND three years of managerial experience in the field of transportation planning and program delivery OR two years managerial experience and two years advanced supervisory experience in a major transportation program which includes experience developing and implementing policies and budgets.

How to Apply

Please apply online at the Minnesota State Careers website to Job ID 28949 on or before January 14, 2019.