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Post-Doc in Sustainable Cropping Systems with Cornell University in Ithaca, NY

Type of position post-doc
Employer Cornell University
Location Ithaca, NY
Salary 57,000
Closing date of competition 8-1-2023
Date position available As soon as applicant is ready
Description of duties

The post-doc position will focus on research aiming to strengthen food systems through interdisciplinary, systems-based research on agronomic management practices and their effects on sustainability indicators. Research areas include no-till agriculture, weed ecology, organic management of corn and soybeans, and more. The incumbent will manage multiple projects, coordinate research, manage and analyze data, write articles and reports, support teaching and extension activities, and assist with fieldwork including soil, crop, and weed sampling and sample processing.

Qualifications sought

Successful candidates must have a PhD degree in Ecology, Agronomy, Weed Science, Soil Science, or related discipline. Strong analytical and scientific writing skills are required.

Interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively in a diverse, interdisciplinary team are essential. Interest or experience in agroecology, climate change adaptation and mitigation, organic agriculture, or biodiversity are also required.

Contact for additional information Sandra Wayman, [email protected]
Application procedure  
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