Research Biologist/Research Molecular Biologist (Plants)
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
Type: Full Time
Salary: $82,830 to $128,043
Area of Focus:
Applied Plant Biology
Internal Number: ARS-D23Y-11925776-MB
Food and Feed Safety Research, Southern Regional Research Center New Orleans, Louisiana
Salary Range of $82,830 to $128,043
The ARS South East Area is seeking highly qualified candidates for a permanent full-time scientific position. This position affords the opportunity to:
Provide unique and highly specialized skills in identification and evaluation of resistance to preharvest aflatoxin contamination of maize and develop resistant germplasm through classical and molecular breeding.
Advance food and feed safety through interdisciplinary research, breeding and technology transfer.
Work collaboratively as key member of a multidisciplinary team of scientists at the Food and Feed Safety Research Unit and with other ARS locations, industry and stakeholders.
To apply, print a copy of vacancy announcement ARS-D23Y-11925776-MB from the USAJOBS Website at www.ars.usda.gov/careers, and follow the application directions provided. Applications must be received by May 19th, 2023.
USDA/ARS is an equal opportunity employer and provider.
Please refer to the announcement on www.ars.usda.gov/careers and search for the vacancy announcement ARS-D23Y-11925776-MB
Agricultural Research Service is the premier food and agricultural research agency of USDA. The primary focus of research in Southern Regional Research Center in New Orleans is on improving postharvest utilization of southern crops, plus food, and feed safety from dangerous fungal toxins.