Ph.D. graduate research assistant position is available in either the Department of Horticulture & Crop Science or the Department of Animal Sciences at The Ohio State University (OSU), Columbus, OH. The selected candidate will work on a NIFA-AFRI funded project on modes of integrating livestock into cash grain cropping systems. The graduate assistant will focus on interdisciplinary approaches to environmental processes linking crop rotations, manure use, and soil quality.
The successful candidate will be part of a dynamic management team at the Virginia Tech Dairy, supervised by the unit manager.
This is a full-time, 12-month, non-tenure track appointment. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Deadline for applications is March 1, 2021 or until the position is filled. Candidates must submit on-line at https://www.jobs.vt.edu (#514918) a letter of application, CV and the names of three references with mail and email addresses and phone numbers.
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SPHINX Senior Class Honorary Applications Available
SPHINX is the oldest senior honorary at Ohio State University that focuses on connecting students and strengthening their friendships. The organization strives to recognize seniors who have shown success in various endeavors, and to create a bond of fellowship among OSU students where each individual will utilize their talents to enhance and promote the best interests of the university. These students uphold the highest ideals of leadership, scholarship, service, and friendship at Ohio State.