JOB OPENINGS

LTER Field and Lab Technicians

Full-time, temporary positions at MSU Kellogg Biological Station in Hickory Corners, Michigan with the Long Term Ecological Research and Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center projects through November 2019.

Responsibilities include sampling of soil, water, gas, and plants; preparation of samples for laboratory analysis; sample archiving; data entry; laboratory and field maintenance.

Qualified applicants will be interested in agro-ecology with background in biology, botany, forestry or other related field. Must be efficient, detail oriented, and motivated to work outdoors, regardless of weather.

Send resume, cover letter and three references via e-mail to Stacey VanderWulp, vanderws@msu.edu.

Lab/Field Research Technician Position in biogeochemistry and microbial ecology at Kellogg Biological Station

We are looking to hire a lab/field technicians to work on a collaborative research project investigating plant-soil-microbe interactions in managed lands. This is a great position for someone looking for experience in a research laboratory. Information about this position can be found HERE.

The technician will join the Evans Lab at the W.K. Kellogg Biological Station, which is part of Michigan State University but located in Hickory Corners, MI, 15 miles NE of Kalamazoo, MI. More information about the project can be found here. Questions about the position and applications should be submitted to Holly Vander Stel (vande591@msu.edu). Please include “MMPRNT Tech App” in subject line. Applications will begin to be reviewed March 18, 2019 and accepted until the position is filled.

Summer 2019 KBS LTER Research Experience for Undergraduate positions:

Information about this REU position can be found HERE. This REU position is based in East Lansing at Michigan State University. Apply by sending your CV or resume and a 1-page statement of interest describing your interest in and qualifications for this opportunity to Dr. Sandra Marquart-Pyatt at marqua41@msu.edu. Apply by March 1, 2019 for full consideration. Please email Dr. Marquart-Pyatt with any questions. 

Information about this REU position can be found HERE. This REU position is based at the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center in Wooster, Ohio. Apply by sending your CV or resume and a 1-page statement of interest describing your interest in and qualifications for this opportunity to Dr. Steve Culman at culman.2@osu.edu. Apply by March 1, 2019 for full consideration. Please email Dr. Culman with any questions.