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Job Posting: Soil Scientist, USDA-Agriculture Research Service

Job Posting: Soil Scientist, USDA-Agriculture Research Service

Full time/Permanent Soil Scientist position available with the USDA-ARS. This position is located in Crop Production Systems Research Unit (CPSRU), Stoneville, Mississippi. The incumbent is a Research Soil Scientist with the CPSRU. The research emphasis will be on maintaining and enhancing soil resources. The incumbent will determine the effects of soil and crop management practices […]

Graduate Student Opportunity: Soil Microbes and Prairie Restoration, Michigan /Maimi Universities

Graduate Student Opportunity: Soil Microbes and Prairie Restoration, Michigan /Maimi Universities

The labs of Dr. Emily Grman and Dr. Paul Price at Eastern Michigan University (Ypsilanti, MI) and Dr. Jonathan Bauer at Miami University (Oxford, Ohio) are recruiting M.S. and Ph.D. students to work on a collaborative NSF-funded project investigating soil microbes and prairie restoration. Students will isolate mutualistic rhizobia and mycorrhizal fungi from restored and […]

MSc Opportunity: Agricultural Soil and Water Quality, Southern Illinois University

MSc Opportunity: Agricultural Soil and Water Quality, Southern Illinois University

The Department of Forestry at Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIU) announces the availability of M.S. research assistantships beginning May or August 2020. Assistantships include annual stipends of $18,036 and a tuition waiver. Successful candidates will join a team of researchers and graduate students led by Karl W.J. Williard and Jon E. Schoonover. The team is […]

PhD Opportunity: Food and Energy Solutions, University of Arizona

PhD Opportunity: Food and Energy Solutions, University of Arizona

I am looking for 1-2 PhD students to start in the Fall of 2020 to work on sustainable solutions for our food and energy systems. Cities and states—particularly those in the Western United States—are increasingly seek resilience strategies to manage expanding populations and demands for food and energy. At the same time, a changing climate […]

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity: Soil Carbon Modelling, University of Central Florida

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity: Soil Carbon Modelling, University of Central Florida

Overview: The Ecoinformatics Lab at the University of Central Florida invites applications for a postdoctoral researcher with an interest in soil carbon dynamics modelling. Soil carbon dynamics has been an important and a challenging component in carbon cycle models, and this position will provide an opportunity to advance the understanding of soil carbon dynamics through […]

MSc Opportunity: Soil Microbial Ecology, University of Nebraska

MSc Opportunity: Soil Microbial Ecology, University of Nebraska

M.S. position in soil microbial ecology The Pec Lab in the Department of Biology at the University of Nebraska at Kearney invites applications for an M.S. position in soil microbial ecology starting either Summer or Fall 2020. The student will investigate the response of the root microbiome to variation in corn root exudates. This research […]

3rd Global Soil Biodiversity Conference, 2021

3rd Global Soil Biodiversity Conference, 2021

The 3rd Global Soil Biodiversity Conference is scheduled for November 1-3, 2021 in Dublin, Ireland. The conference theme is Science as a basis for the sustainable use and conservation of soil biodiversity. For more information visit their website at http://gsb2021.ie

Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor in Molecular Soil Ecology, University of Massachusetts

Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor in Molecular Soil Ecology, University of Massachusetts

The University of Massachusetts, Amherst is looking for a candidate who investigates soil ecological processes and their response to global environmental change. We expect the candidate to have developed a strong research program in the research areas of microbial ecology and/or plant-microbe-soil interactions. Candidates who use novel molecular approaches to examine how human activity influences carbon […]

Job Opportunity: Soil and Water Conservation Specialist, PEI

Job Opportunity: Soil and Water Conservation Specialist, PEI

The PEI Department of Agriculture and Land is looking for a Soil and Water Conservation Specialist. Full Job Description      

SOIL – I Dig it! BC Institute of Agrologists, November 16, 2019

SOIL – I Dig it! BC Institute of Agrologists, November 16, 2019

Vancouver and Fraser Valley Branches present: “Soil – I Dig it!” November 16th, 2019 from 9:00 am – 3:30 pm Location: SFU (Simon Fraser University) Surrey Campus, 250 – 13450 – 102 Avenue, Surrey, Room 5240 http://www.sfu.ca/campuses/maps-and-directions/surrey-map.html Please join us for a Professional Development event where we hear from speakers discussing all things soil. Topics may include enforcement […]