Research Professional – Fruit Entomology
A Research Professional I position (with full benefits) is currently available in Fruit
Entomology Laboratory in Department of Entomology at the University of Georgia, Athens,
GA 30602. The job will entail basic and applied research related to biology, ecology, and
management of insect pests of blueberries and other small fruit crops grown in Georgia. The
successful candidate must have working knowledge of insect pest management and
implementation of field and lab experiments involving insect pests, and basic knowledge of
experimental design. A general understanding of insect rearing, data collection and analysis
of data is essential. The ability to travel to field sites throughout Georgia and perform field
research under general outdoor conditions is essential.
Ideal candidate should have a Masters in Entomology or a closely related discipline, genuine
interest and experience in applied entomological research (trial design, data collection, and
data analysis), and be physically able to work independently in laboratory and field settings.
Qualified candidates will be encouraged to continue further education and training.
This position is available immediately. Applications will be reviewed until position is filled.
The salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
To apply: Submit your application at https://www.ugajobsearch.com/postings/22754.
Contact Information: If you have questions or need further information about the position,
please contact Ashfaq Sial, Assistant Professor/IPM Coordinator, Department of
Entomology, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602. E-mail: email@example.com