Title: Postdoctoral Researcher
Salary Range: Not Known
Consideration Date: Open Until Filled
The Pennsylvania State University would like to announce postdoctoral position to coordinate and conduct research and extension activities in a multidisciplinary project on approaches to reducing tillage in an organic, cover crop-based feed grain production system in the Mid-Atlantic region. Duties of the postdoctoral scholar will include:
- Assist in making key decisions regarding research farm operations and scientific field sampling on research plots
- Laboratory analysis of field-collected samples, computer data entry, and analysis, manage and mentor undergraduate and graduate assistant
- Coordinate project management among project participants and farm managers
- Lead and contribute to the technical writing of reports, extension materials, and peer-reviewed publications, Participate in planning and conduct of project-related extension and outreach activities for diverse stakeholders
The Pennsylvania State University is a state-related, land-grant, doctoral university with campuses and facilities throughout Pennsylvania. Founded in 1855, the university has a stated threefold mission of teaching, research, and public service.
All Job applicants must be:
- Ph.D. in Agronomy, Agroecology, Weed Science, Entomology, or related field that has equipped the applicant with the necessary knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the duties and responsibilities of the position.
- Experience with organic production of agronomic crops and graduate student mentoring is desirable.
How to Apply:
To be eligible for the program you must create an account by the given link:
For more information about the position, you may contact Dr. Barbercheck or Dr. Bill Curran, wsc2-at-psu.edu, Dr. Armen Kemanian, Dept. of Plant Sciences at kxa15-at-psu.edu, or Dr. Jason Kaye at jpk12-at-psu.edu