Research Entomologist (Post-doctoral Research Associate)

Research Entomologist (Post-doctoral Research Associate): The USDA-ARS Southern Insect Management Research Unit in Stoneville, MS is seeking an Entomologist (GS-11; $62,236 to $80,912) to work on the development of semiochemical-based trapping methods for insect pests of row crops. Opportunities also exists to work on insect-plant interactions and integrated pest management. The incumbent will conduct independent and cooperative research on the areas mentioned above. A Ph.D. in entomology, ecology, chemical ecology, or a related field of biology or chemistry is required. The appointment is funded for an initial period of 13 months but may be extended for up to four years based on performance. Incumbent must be a US citizen or a permanent resident. A comprehensive benefits package is included. For information on the position or to apply contact Gadi V.P. Reddy, Research Leader at or 662-686-5231. Applications will be accepted until October 15, 2019 or until the position is filled. USDA-ARS is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer.

Dr. Gadi V.P. Reddy
Research Leader
USDA-ARS-Southern Insect Management Research Unit
141 Experiment Station Rd., P.O. Box 346
Stoneville, MS 38776, USA

Tel: (662) 686-5231 (office); (662) 820-7664 (cell)
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