|Type of position
|The position is for a Postdoctoral Scholar in Weed Science with Agronomy/Agroecology background. The initial appointment will be for one year with renewal dependent on satisfactory performance and available funding for up to three years. This Postdoctoral Scholar position is restricted to individuals who have received their PhD within 3 years. The ideal candidate will have received their PhD between August 2021 and March 2024.
|Oregon State University
|The position is located at the Columbia Basin Agricultural Research Center (CBARC) in Pendleton, which is in northeastern Oregon.
|Description of Location
|The Columbia Basin Agricultural Research Center is co-located with the Columbia Plateau Conservation Research Center, a unit of the USDA-ARS. Both facilities have 35 personnel that conduct research on production of dryland crops. Pendleton has a population of 17,000 and serves as a regional economic center with attributes of a larger city. Recreational opportunities abound at nearby rivers and mountains. https://agsci.oregonstate.edu/cbarc
|Stipend and benefits conform with postdoctoral scholar standards at OSU.
|Closing date of competition
|Application reviews will begin on September 28, 2023. However, recruitment will remain open until a suitable candidate is identified.
|Date position available
|Description of duties
The successful candidate will conduct activities to study:
The successful candidate will be expected to write scientific and extension publications from the mentioned studies; and will also be expected to work in a team environment and contribute to the research interests/projects of the group.
Experience and skills:
|Contact for additional information
|If you have questions about the position, please contact Dr. Judit Barroso (email: [email protected], phone: 541-215-8967).
|All applicants should send:
1) A cover letter indicating their interest and qualifications as related to the position
2) A curriculum vitae and
3) The contact information of 3 references
|The application should be sent via email to [email protected]
Applicants should indicate in the email subject line: WEEDS POSTDOC POSITION.
|Oregon State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.