Oversee research on project for which PI has received funding. Duties vary according to what is needed by the PI. Complete position responsibilities will be described when position opens and candidates are interviewed. Positions available may be in areas of soil, water, and atmospheric reserach; soil physical management and conservation of soil and water resrouces; management of agricultural chemicals and pollutants for water quality maintenance and crop production; plant nutrient management for crop production and environmental protection; systems management of the agroecoenvironment; precision agriculture; and related soil, water, and climatological research.
These positions are all funded by grants and as faculty receive funding on their grant proposals, they look through this pool of applicants to see who best fits their needs on the project for which they have received funding. Hires are made throughout the fiscal year from 07/01 - 06/30 and if you want your application to remain active you will need to re-apply every fiscal year.
These positions are available to persons holding a masters degree in areas related to soil, water, and atmospheric research with 1 year or more of research training.
Demonstrated experience in research and/or project management.
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