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Post Doctoral Associate with University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, AR

Type of position Post Doctoral Associate
Employer University of Arkansas
Location Fayetteville, AR
Salary Commensurate with experience
Closing date of competition Until suitable candidate is found
Date position available When suitable candidate is found
Description of duties

The successful candidate will conduct field and greenhouse research evaluating the impact of integrated weed management practices on changes in the soil seedbank in cropping systems common to the Midsouth. Several long-term projects are underway and others will be implemented in the coming year. The field research will involve large-plot trials with commercial field equipment, including implementation of harvest weed seed control strategies using the integrated Harrington Seed Destructor. There will be occassions for the candidate to contribute to extension bulletins and conduct small-plot weed management research in cotton, corn, soybean, and rice. The successful candidate will be given an opportunity to submit grants and will be expected to work as part of a team in helping to mentor graduate students, including statistical analysis and manuscript preparation. The individual is expected to present research finding at state, regional, and national meetings and publish research in refereed weed science journals.

Qualifications sought

PhD in weed science or closely related field

Contact for additional information Jason Norsworthy
Ph. 479-313-1265
jnorswor@uark.edu
Application procedure  
Submit what Apply on-line at https://jobs.uark.edu/postings/36021
Submit to Applications must be submitted on-line (Posting Number: NCA220P)
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