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SSA Executive Director Job Advertisement

Date: 03/17/2015

On behalf of Ruth Harris (USGS):

We are searching for a new Executive Director for the Seismological Society of America.

Our long-time Executive Director, Susan Newman, has announced her upcoming retirement following a lengthy career, and we need to help finding a successor.

SSA will be interviewing for this exciting position soon, and has contracted with the search consulting company, JDG Associates.

Here's the link to the job ad, and we hope that all interested people will apply:


This is a great opportunity to help lead the world's foremost professional society that is dedicated to Advance seismology and the understanding of earthquakes for the benefit of society.


for the SSA Search Committee