Our collaborator on the MiSTRIPS Program, Dr. Kathryn Docherty at Western Michigan University, is looking for a postdoc to join her lab and take part in soil health research in prairie strips across Michigan. This is a great position for those looking for research that will have real-world application and opportunities to engage with farmers. For more information and to apply, visit her lab website here!

We are currently hiring Environmental Research Technicians at the MSU Kellogg Biological Station, (Hickory Corners MI). Environmental Research Technicians work on the Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER), Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center (GLBRC) and Long-Term Agroecosystem Research (LTAR) projects at the Kellogg Biological Station in Hickory Corners, Michigan. Technicians collect samples of soil, water, gas, and plants from research plots in all three projects. They prepare samples for laboratory analysis and archiving. They are responsible for entering associated data into spreadsheets.  Routine laboratory and field project maintenance, installation and removal of field equipment, and organization of research materials is also a priority for technicians. For more information and to apply, visit the MSU jobs page!

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