ISC Vacancy: Science Director



The ISC is seeking a Science Director to join the Secretariat team at its headquarters in Paris, France, to lead the delivery of science projects in line with the ISC Action Plan and priorities set by the ISC Governing Board and Chief Executive Officer. The deadline for applications is 31 March. Thank you for your consideration to share the vacancy widely with your network.

See the ISC website for more details:



Request for Nominations for the WDS Scientific Committee (WDS SC)


Nominations open for the World Data System Scientific Committee

The World Data System Scientific Committee (WDS SC) is seeking nominations for candidates to replace one vacancy on the Scientific Committee. The term of this position will be from 1 February 2023 to 30 June 2024. 

To maintain diversity on the Scientific committee, we encourage nominations particularly focusing on females, and underrepresented geographic regions including the Global South. All scientific disciplines are welcome. A listing of the current committee can be seen here:

The World Data System requests your help in identifying candidates for this position. Please nominate a data steward and share this opportunity to be a part of our Scientific Committee.

Please use this survey link to submit your nominations. Please respond by 20 January 2023.

If you have any questions, please email us at

 Thank you for all you do to make the World Data System a leader in data. We look forward to receiving your nominations.