Job Announcement: Research Director, CEA

The California Earthquake Authority is now seeking applications for the new position of Research Director. The Research Director is responsible for guiding and coordinating the creation, management, and oversight of the technical aspects of multidisciplinary research teams involved in seismic, engineering, economic, actuarial, financial, and social science research and policy.

A complete description of the position, and how to apply (including necessary forms), may be found at CalHR’s website (login required).

The job description also appears on the Authority’s website,, click on “Contracting Employment & Research Opportunities (on the bottom left of the page). Under “Current Employment Opportunities at the CEA”, click on “Research Director”.

To get a copy of the Examination/Employment Application STD. 678 form that must be completed go to

Questions should be directed to the Authority’s Human Resources Unit: Telephone +1 (916) 661-6300 or email