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Post Doc Position – Invasive Insects Modeling at Oregon State University

The Integrated Plant Protection Center (IPPC) invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term Research Associate (Post Doc) position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director.

Integrated Plant Protection Center (IPPC) helps farmers adapt to an increasingly uncertain world through high impact science and education partnerships. IPPC works regionally, nationally, and internationally in education regarding pesticide safety, pesticide risk management, weather based decision tools, and pollinator protection. Continue reading

Research Associate – Center for IPM

The Research Associate will independently support, develop, design, and/or execute moderately complex research activities for a single or multiple research projects; and participate in formulating research methods and suggests options for improving quality and recommending solutions. The primary responsibility of this position is to write pest datasheets that support a USDAAPHIS plant-safeguarding program. The datasheets will be based on the writer’s research of scientific literature, databases, and government documents. The datasheets will include insect-pest information, host-plant information, and citation of references. Where needed, the incumbent will consult subject-matter experts. The incumbent will work with project cooperators and be expected to manage the collection, distribution, and archiving of draft and completed pest datasheets. Continue reading