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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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A leader in the study and preservation of biodiversity, the Arnold Arboretum stewards a renowned plant collection of more than 2,100 species in a spectacular Olmsted-designed landscape. Integrative horticultural training programs and seasonal appointments offer unparalleled opportunities to gain practical knowledge, learn from experts, and explore career paths at one of America’s foremost public gardens.

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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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The UA-Controlled Environment Agriculture Center is searching for students interested in hourly work for care of seed corn crops within a controlled environment greenhouse using hydroponics. 

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  • The Seed Corn Project requires exceptionally dedicated students who are dependable, on-time, task efficient, and committed to... Read More
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Arizona Plant Breeders Inc., a division of Arizona Grain Inc., is seeking a highly motivated individual with the ability to work as a member of the research team located in Casa Grande, AZ.

Job Start Date: January 5, 2018

Essentials duties and responsibilities: 

·         Perform DNA extractions, running PCR and gel electrophoresis

·         Perform preliminary analysis on molecular data

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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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The UA Compost Cats are looking for a student employee for a part time position titled Equipment Specialist. The equipment specialist will be a vital part of our rapidly growing, student-run program, continuing our business model, turning what would be landfill waste into high-quality soil amendment products. Job duties will be performed both at San Xavier Co-op Farm and on the UA main campus. This is a... Read More

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