We seek candidates for a position in CROP EPIGENETIC BREEDING and GREENHOUSE MANAGEMENT. The successful candidate will be involved in moving an epigenetic breeding system into various crops of interest, assessing phenotype, making crosses and selections, designing field plans, and interacting with molecular biologists in epigenetic marker assessments. Interested individuals should have experience in plant breeding and genetics, as well as background in agronomy or horticulture with experience growing and phenotyping plants under greenhouse and field conditions.
We will consider candidates at the B.S., M.S. or Ph.D. level who have excellent crop management experience.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with experience
About Eberly College of Science, Pennsylvania State University
The Eberly College of Science is the home of the basic sciences at Penn State, one of the world’s leading re search universities. Our faculty mem bers, staff members, and students work together to create, share, and apply knowledge in the basic sciences.
Our mission includes:
• Advancing the frontiers of knowl edge in the physical, biological, and mathematical sciences;
Providing access to a... rich educa tional experience that will motivate and enable all students, both in
the college and across Penn State, to seek the highest levels of intel lectual achievement and personal growth; and
• Sharing our knowledge, discoveries, and inventions with the people of the Commonwealth of Pennsyl vania, the nation, and the world to improve appreciation and comprehension of science and to bring the benefits of science to society.