Two positions open at USDA ARS working with pollinators

Two different USDA-ARS positions are included below, one for an “assistant-professor” level position on nutrition and the other a postdoc position in bioinformatics. Continue reading

Postdoc position to develop organic agriculture curriculum

University of Wyoming is recruiting a post-doctoral scientist to contribute to a USDA-funded project focused on developing a modular organic agriculture curriculum applicable across regions in the United States, for use in both online and face-to-face classes. The post-doc will be responsible for developing curriculum, teaching activities and assessments in partnership with a team of instructors, as well as team teaching both online and face-to-face classes.

Required qualifications are a PhD in Agronomy, Ecology, or a related field in hand by start date, experience with organic agriculture, demonstrated excellent teaching experience at the university level, and demonstrated excellent organization and communication skills. Preferred qualifications are teaching experience with web-based platforms, experience working with diverse student groups, and evidence of research productivity in the form of peer-reviewed publications. Continue reading