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Department of Animal Sciences


PhD Position

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. They will collect field data, conduct data analysis, and write up/present findings for their graduate degree requirements and peer reviewed journal articles. The research assistantship includes tuition, health insurance and stipend. The position is available in Fall 2021. More information can be found here.