Job Title:Interdisciplinary: Research Agricultural Scientist/Res Agronomist
Department:Department Of Agriculture
Agency:Agricultural Research Service
Job Announcement Number:RA-13-085-H
|$57,408.00 to $74,628.00 / Per Year|
|Friday, October 25, 2013 to Friday, October 24, 2014|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Excepted Service Term NTE 2 Years|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Lincoln, NE View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|US Citizens and Non Citizens|
Find Solutions to Agricultural Problems that Affect Americans Every Day, From Field to Table.
Applications for this position will be accepted from both U.S. Citizens and Foreign Nationals who meet both Appropriations Law and Immigration Law requirements found under "Foreign Nationals Eligible for Federal Employment" at http://www.afm.ars.usda.gov/hrd/EmployForeignNationals/index.htm
This is an Excepted Service temporary appointment not-to-exceed 2 years and may be extended up to a total of 4 years without further competition.
The Agricultural Research Service (ARS) is the United States Department of Agriculture's chief scientific research agency and one of the world's premiere scientific organizations. ARS Postdoctoral Research Associates are hired to supplement a lead scientist's research on agricultural problems of high national priority affecting American agriculture.
The incumbent will be assigned to the Agroecosystem Management Research Unit in Lincoln, NE and will assess the feasibility of winter oilseed production for biofuel in Midwest corn-soybean rotations.
**ANNOUNCEMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR October 24,2014**
- A Ph.D. is required