Temporary Senior Research Scholar

North Carolina State University

United States

October 18, 2021

Description

Posting Details Posting Number PG191925TM

Position Number 11ASO1785 Position Type Temporary Essential Job Duties

  • Support Plant Breeding Consortium scouting of project/initiatives ideas and spearhead writing of proposals and coordination of events.
  • Assist in the establishment of grain pea breeding programs for the plant based protein and cover crop markets.
  • Develop a strategy for the maintenance and use of germplasm in cucurbits (transition with retiring breeder), and brassicas (former Monsanto collection); aiming at the Farm-to-Table market regional market.
  • Coordinate research in Stevia, based on the collaboration with Plant Pathways.
  • Participate in international horticultural crops breeding initiatives.
  • Is Time Limited No If Yes, Appointment Length

    Job City & State Raleigh, NC

    Department Horticultural Science

    Classification Title Temporary Technichal/Paraprofessional

    Working Title Temporary Senior Research Scholar

    Position Information Work Schedule Up to 40/hrs per week

    Other Work/Responsibilities

  • n/a
  • Minimum Experience/Education

  • PhD in Plant Breeding and skillful in data analytics, phenotyping, genomics, field and greenhouse work.
  • Department Required Skills

  • Must have over 10 years of experience in plant breeding, primarily research, with experience as a research associate or similar level position in a USA land grant university.
  • Must have a strong publication record and demonstrated experience to write grants.
  • Must have demonstrated experience to co/supervise staff and graduate students.
  • Must have experience working in an applied breeding program and managing large data sets.
  • Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education

  • Experience in standard plant breeding methods and working with multiple types of plant species, as well as experience in integrating plant breeding with other disciplines (i.e. pathology, agronomy, etc.)
  • Experience high throughput phenotyping and data analytics
  • Experience to provide grants writing leadership for international projects.
  • Required License or Certification

  • Valid Driver's License
  • Valid NC Driver's License required? Yes Commercial Driver's License Required? No

    Recruitment Anticipated Hiring Range $32-$36/hr Job Open Date 09/08/2021 Quick Link https: // jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/149413

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  • Do you have a PhD in Plant Breeding and experience with data analytics, phenotyping, genomics, field and greenhouse work?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Do you have over 10 years of experience in plant breeding, primarily research, with experience as a research associate or similar level position in a USA land grant university?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Do you have a strong publication record and demonstrated experience to write grants?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Do you have experience with co/supervising staff and graduate students?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Do you have experience working in an applied breeding program and managing large data sets?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Do you have experience in standard plant breeding methods and working with multiple types of plant species, as well as experience in integrating plant breeding with other disciplines (i.e. pathology, agronomy, etc.)?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Do you have experience with high throughput phenotyping and data analytics?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Do you possess the experience to provide grants writing leadership for international projects?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Do you have a valid driver's license?
  • Yes
  • No
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