Submitted by 50969 on Thu, 2017-10-12 16:09

Graduate research assistantships, two-lined spittle bug ecology and management, University of Hawaii at Manoa.

Two graduate assistantships are available immediately (M.S., possibly Ph.D.), to work on the ecology and management of two-lined spittlebug (Prosapia bicincta, Cercopidae), a recently invasive pest of pastures in Hawaii. Prospective areas of study include general biology; host plant range; ecosystem impacts; biological control; and chemical and cultural pest management options for P. bicincta. Applicants will be required to be accepted into the Entomology Graduate program

Online applications (preferred) should be made at <>. 

Despite published deadlines being passed, we will consider applications received by November 30, 2017 for admission for the Spring 2018 semester.

Minimum requirements: B.S. or B.A. in entomology, biology or related field; drivers license. Acceptance to entomology graduate program.

Send inquiries to Dr. Mark G. Wright





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