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Postdoctoral Associate - Nutrient Management Spear Program - Cornell University

The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) is a pioneer of purpose-driven science and Cornell University’s second largest college. We work across disciplines to tackle the challenges of our time through world-renowned research, education and outreach. The questions we probe and the answers we seek focus on three overlapping concerns: natural and human systems; food, energy and environmental resources; and social, physical and economic well-being.   The Department of Animal Science offers undergraduate and graduate programs on the biology and management of food, laboratory, and companion animal species. Our research programs advance our understanding of animal biology and address local and global issues facing animal industries today. Our goals are to discover and develop new techniques and information to benefit animals, agriculture, and human health. The Department’s 19 faculty members, many internationally recognized, have diverse interests in animal management, breeding, genetics, physiology, nutrition, growth biology, and microbiology.   The work of the Postdoctoral Associate will be a component of the Cornell Nutrient Management Spear Program (http://nmsp.cals.cornell.edu), which is the applied research and extension program in field crops nutrient management for New York dairy and cash grain operations led by Dr. Quirine Ketterings, ...more

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Assistant/Associate Professor (Precision/Digital Production Agriculture)

POSITION VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT Assistant/Associate Professor (Precision/Digital Production Agriculture)   WORK LOCATION:  School of Plant, Environmental & Soil Sciences, LSU AgCenter and LSU College of Agriculture, Baton Rouge, Louisiana.   RESPONSIBILITIES:  The School of Plant, Environmental, and Soil Sciences seeks applicants for a 12 month (50% research, 40% teaching, and 10% extension), tenure-track position specializing in precision/digital production agriculture, agronomic  modeling, database management, and GIS remote sensing.  The incumbent has flexibility to study crop production practices and relate plant physiology, and crop growth using crop models. Research can extend to developing workable algorithms for refining growth of crops, and better understanding environmental interactions to further the science of precision agriculture. The successful candidate will develop 3 introductory/senior level courses  with an emphasis on application of precision agriculture in crop production. The incumbent will collaborate with a team of scientists working in the area of precision agriculture to develop teaching, extension and research programs for commodities of importance in Louisiana.  The incumbent will be part of a team that serves as a program resource for extension agents, consultants, commodity groups and clientele on precision agriculture. The successful candidate will be responsible for obtaining extramural funding to support ...more

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Research Associate position at MSU NARC

The Northern Agricultural Research Center of Montana State University is seeking interested candidates for the position of Research Associate with the Cropping Systems and Agronomy research group, based in Havre, MT. The Research Associate will be responsible for the implementation and maintenance of field research conducted on and off-station under the direction of the Assistant Professor of Cropping Systems.   Equal Opportunity; Veterans/Disabled   Duties and Responsibilities of the position include: Assistance in the planning, design and implementation of field research projects, including soil sampling, planting, application of treatments and general maintenance of research plots; Field data recording and collection of research samples using scientifically prescribed methods; Data compilation, entry and analysis, including image analysis for root growth; summarization and interpretation of research results; Maintenance of plot and laboratory equipment and supplies; Support for other research projects and farm operations at the center as required.   Secondary duties assigned to this position include: Direct supervision of part-time and/or seasonal employees; Travel to agronomic meetings and presentation of research results may also be required periodically; Other related duties as assigned.   Founded in 1893 as a Land Grant University, Montana State University (MSU) is composed of eight academic colleges and ...more

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