Posting for Molecular Insect Systematist

The USDA-ARS-PWA Pollinating Insect–– Biol., Mgmt. Syst.–– Research Unit  is hiring a Molecular Insect Systematist as a Research Entomologist.  This is a permanent GS12 position, requiring US Citizenship.  The job (announcement # ARS-D16W-0511) is currently posted on USAJOBS.GOV and will close Sept. 30, 2016.
For more information, contact:
Dr. Diana L. Cox-Foster
Research Leader
USDA-ARS-PWA Pollinating Insect–– Biol., Mgmt. Syst.–– Research Unit
Utah State University, Dept. Biology, UMC5310
Logan UT 84322
Phone Number: (435)797-0530
Cell Phone: (435)757-7131

 

Salt Lake City Mosquito Abatement District position announced

The Salt Lake City Mosquito Abatement District (SLCMAD) is a local governmental entity serving the citizens of Salt Lake City. The mission of the SLCMAD is the enhancement of health and quality of life through the suppression of mosquito transmitted diseases and the reduction of annoyance levels caused by mosquitoes. Research on the biology and control of mosquitoes and mosquito-borne diseases plays an integral role in fulfilling this mission. Current operational budget stands around $2.2 million; however, we are aggressively expanding our program and operations to include construction of an insectary and BSL-II laboratory for arbovirus testing and additional molecular capabilities.

The SLCMAD is seeking a highly motivated individual to assist the SLCMAD Manager in fulfilling the mission of the District. Continue reading