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The Agricultural Research Service is the chief scientific research agency of the United States Department of Agriculture. The ARS Laboratory for Aflatoxin Reduction in Crops run by Dr. Peter Cotty is associated with the School of Plant Sciences of the University of Arizona is seeking undergraduate research assistants to support current research projects. These undergraduate students will have a unique opportunity to learn DNA, microbiological... Read More

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University of Texas Rio Grande Valley and the School for Earth, Environmental, and Marine Sciences : We are looking for qualified students to be part of our program here at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley and the School for Earth, Environmental, and Marine Sciences (www.utrgv.edu/seems)  As part of a grant we received from the USDA, we we are offering... Read More

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Range Rider Job Announcement

Compensation: $2,250/month plus housing, vehicle use, field equipment, horse pasture, and hay.

Time Period: May 1st-October 31st with the possibility of extension through November. Start date is flexible, but applicant must be able to commit to working through October.

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Austin Rutherford in Professor Steve Archer’s Lab is looking to hire a part-time Undergraduate Assistant to aid in a woody plant recruitment study. The project includes greenhouse/lab work on the UA campus as well as field work at the Santa Rita Experimental Range (45 minutes south of Tucson). Details of the study can be found on the Archer Lab Website (... Read More

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The Meredith Lab is looking for undergraduate students to help with various projects in the lab. They are looking for students that would like to gain experience in ecosystem genomics focusing on using molecular tools to assess microbial diversity and function in local soils. There is also a field component to this work in which students will help collect soil samples from different water treatments. 

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Safety procedures, diet preparation, feeding, cleaning, animal health, animal management, behavioral observations, enrichment, record keeping, assisting in construction and habitat modification, and related activties. Interns will also be involved with the volunteer program, and both formal and informal presentations. Classes led by certified instructors for CPR, Basic First Aid and Bleeding... Read More

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The Enquist Macroecology Lab is looking for students to work in the lab for research credit for the 2018 Spring Semester and potentially beyond depending on interest and project needs. There are several opportunities available: 

  • (A) Dr. Erica Newman, postdoctoral researcher, is looking for an undergraduate to assist with data entry and mapping for a project on the causes of wildfires on remote Pacific islands. The responsibilities... Read More
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If you love developing innovative, cutting-edge technologies that create breakthrough products, you’ll want to check out this exciting plant growth management opportunity at Monsanto.

Produce more. Conserve more. Improve lives. That’s Monsanto’s vision for a better world. Achieving this vision requires inspiration, innovation, and a passion for applying state-of-the-art technology to revolutionize agriculture. We are seeking an... Read More

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If you love developing innovative, cutting-edge technologies that create breakthrough products, you’ll want to check out this exciting plant growth management opportunity at Monsanto.

Produce more. Conserve more. Improve lives. That’s Monsanto’s vision for a better world. Achieving this vision requires inspiration, innovation, and a passion for applying state-of-the-art technology to revolutionize agriculture. We are seeking an... Read More

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The USGS Southwest Biological Science Center (SBSC) housed within the School of Natural Resources and the Environment is seeking a student to provide administrative and budget support, and assist with various tasks around the office. Qualified applicants should be organized, efficient, and self-motivated. This position will pay $10/hour (Work Study preferred but not required) and should expect to work 15-20 hours/week.

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CONSERVE (COordinating Nontraditional Sustainable watER Use in Variable climatEs) is a Center of Excellence at the nexus of sustainable water reuse, food, and health. Their leading team of scientists and educators are investigating sources of nontraditional irrigation water that can provide safe, transformative on‐farm solutions for food crops and reduce the nation’s agricultural water challenges that are exacerbated by climate change. With... Read More

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