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Feb 14 2020

Research Technician – Herbicide-Resistant Weed Surveys

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada is looking to hire a research technician to help manage the Prairie Herbicide-resistant weed surveys. The position will be based out of Lethbridge, Alberta. More detailed information can be found here.

Feb 12 2020

Scientific Evaluator – Health Canada – Pest Management Regulatory Agency

The Pest Management Regulatory Agency is seeking applications for 5 indeterminate positions. They are looking for qualification in one of three streams: 1. Toxicology; 2. Dietary and Occupational/Residential Exposure; and 3. Scientific Project co-ordination Biologist. For a more detailed description of the job posting please visit this website.

Jan 17 2020

NPARA Agricultural Research Technician Job Posting

The North Peace Applied Research Association (NPARA) is a non-profit agricultural organization at Manning, in the Peace River Country of northern Alberta. Producer driven, NPARA conducts applied agricultural research and extension programs in the North Peace region. Full Job Posting

Dec 20 2019

Ph.D. position available at Université Laval

Project title: Study of the mechanisms conferring common waterhemp resistance to group 5, 14 and 27 herbicides3. Project description: Common waterhemp (Amaranthus tuberculatus (Moq.) J.D. Sauer, EPPO4 code AMATU) is considered one of the most problematic and difficult weeds to control. Its biology renders it highly competitive, especially against crops such as corn and soybean. […]

Oct 10 2019

Faculty Position Openings at Montana State University

Montana State University, College of Agriculture & Montana Agricultural Experiment Station’s, Department of Research Centers is currently searching for three tenure track faculty positions. North Western Ag. Research Center (ARC)                https://jobs.montana.edu/postings/18184 – Assistant/Associate Professor – Cropping Systems Agronomist *Kalispell, MT* 2. Southern ARC                    https://jobs.montana.edu/postings/17897 – Assistant Professor – Weed Science *Huntley, MT* 3. Western […]

Sep 30 2019

Graduate Research Assistantship (M.S.) – North Dakota State University

Position Focus: Using multiple sensing technologies for wheat disease detection Position Description: Following Kansas, North Dakota ranks as the second leading wheat producer in the United States. Fungal leaf spot diseases (e.g., tan spot and stagonospora nodorum blotch) would significantly lower the crop yield. Targeting to replace the low-efficient blanket method for fungicide application, this […]

Sep 23 2019

PhD Position with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC)

One Ph.D. position is immediately available at the Quebec Research and Development Centre of AAFC in collaboration with the Department of Soil Science and agri-food engineering at Laval University (Quebec), Bordeaux University (France) and INRA Bordeaux (France). The position is a part of a cross-Canada project entitled “Linking Nutrient Cycling and Soil Health in Canadian […]

Sep 05 2019

2019 Pest Management Research Report – call for submissions

Dear Researchers in Integrated Pest Management, The Pest Management Centre compiles the Pest Management Research Report (PMRR) for the Canadian Phytopathological Society (CPS), in conjunction with the Entomological Society of Canada. The PMRR facilitates the exchange of information on Integrated Pest Management (IPM) among persons involved in research and advisory services on IPM of insect […]