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Full-time Research Agronomist wanted

Posted: March 13, 2017

A full-time position is available immediately at The Pennsylvania State University for a Research Agronomist to lead a field research farm located in Willcox, Arizona.

Research Technologist 3 (Research Agronomist)

 

Job Number: 

69116

Date Announced: 

02/07/2017  

Closing Date: 

Open Until Filled  

Work Unit: 

College Of Agricultural Sciences 

Department: 

Plant Science

Level/Band/Classification: 

03 - H - Exempt

 

A full-time position is available immediately at The Pennsylvania State University for a Research Agronomist to lead a field research farm located in Willcox, Arizona. Duties include management of all field operations for College of Agriculture, which includes 30 acres of maize and bean plots under drought and well-watered conditions, and another 100 acres under commercial management, including budget and labor management, plot sampling, and coordination with other research teams on site. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher (Master's degree preferred) plus seven years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A degree in Agronomy or Horticulture is required as well as experience with field crop production. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from date of hire with excellent possibility of re-funding. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a suitable candidate is identified. 

 

Apply here: https://psu.jobs/job/69116