U of I seeks Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources (Commercial Agriculture)

The Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources (Commercial Agriculture) serves as a regular, full time, 12 month, academic professional with primary responsibility for the development, delivery, and evaluation of educational programs supporting the mission of the University of Illinois Extension. This position will be expected to deliver research-based educational programs, developed in cooperation with Crop Sciences personnel at designated Research Center and campus-based faculty with an emphasis on applied research with commercial field crops. The establishment of professional networks as well as the development of relationships with key stakeholder groups is vital to the success of Extension Educators in this position. Continue reading

U of I seeks Extension Specialist, Pesticide Safety

College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign Department of Crop Sciences Extension Specialist, Pesticide Safety Education – Entomology

PRIMARY FUNCTION Work as part of an interdisciplinary team to prepare educational materials and conduct training clinics to support the Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP) for state licensing requirements. Continue reading

Two positions: Ag Stewardship (soils, horticulture) in SE New York; Ext. Veg Specialist at UConn

The Northeast region is advertising two agricultural specialist positions:

Agriculture Stewardship Specialist with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County, based in Riverhead, NY

http://ccesuffolk.org/jobs/agricultural-stewardship-specialist Continue reading

Postdoctoral Scholar in aquatic plant weed control and restoration at UC Davis

The Gornish lab at the University of Arizona and the Grosholz lab at the University of California, Davis, seek a postdoctoral scholar to manage a weed control and restoration project fully funded by the California Delta Conservancy and the California Department of Water Resources, entitled ‘Investigations of restoration techniques that limit invasion of tidal wetlands.’ Continue reading

USDA seeks Bio-containment Manager Position

USDA-Animal and Plant Health Inspection Services-Plant Protection & Quarantine-Science & Technology is recruiting for a Biocontainment Operation Manager in Beltsville, MD.

https://www.usajobs.gov/Search/?l=Beltsville%2C+Maryland&l=Beltsville%2C+Maryland&k=biocontainment&p=1

Entomologist position available

Innovative Pest Management was founded in 1992 by its owner, Richard D. Kramer, Ph.D. a Board Certified Entomologist who is a retired U.S. Army LTC with 22 years’ experience as a Preventive Medicine Entomologist. We strive for excellence in customer service and are one of the fastest growing full-service residential and commercial pest management companies in the DC metro area. The company is a 48-person full service pest control company offering termite, general household, bird and wildlife pest management services to government, commercial and residential properties, for example, USDA, Holocaust Memorial Museum, Smithsonian Museum National Gallery of Art, American University, The George Washington University, Fort Belvoir Military Base, and DC Convention Center to name a few. Continue reading

Agroecosystem Landscape Ecology position open at Kansas State

General Description of Position:

The Department of Entomology at Kansas State University invites applications for an Assistant Professor (12-month, Tenure Track) position in Agroecosystem Landscape Ecology.

Anticipated start date is January 1, 2018, but negotiable. Continue reading