Post-doctoral Research Associate in Soil Biogeochemistry
The Department of Biosystems Engineering and Soil Science at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville has an opening for a postdoctoral researcher with expertise in soil biogeochemistry and microbial ecology. The primary goal is to work on a USDA Agriculture and Food Research Initiative-funded project to study soil-plant-microbial interactions in agroecosystems in response to crop diversification. The selected candidate is also expected to mentor undergraduate students, participate in grant writing, attend professional conferences, and publish peer-reviewed research articles.
The start date of this position is August 1, 2020. Screening of the applications will begin immediately and will continue until a suitable candidate is identified. Candidates who are currently obtaining a Ph.D. will also be considered, but the degree must be conferred by Summer 2020.
Internal Number: 198206
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