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Department of Animal Sciences


Various Research Opportunities

Research positions are available for undergraduate students who are interested in research in the Department of Animal Sciences.  Applicants must commit to full-time research over a 10 week period during summer 2019 and participate in the CFAES Undergraduate Research Forum spring semester 2020.  Successful applicants receive a $3500 stipend.  The award is distributed in two parts: $3000 is disbursed into your student account at the beginning of the summer of research and the remaining $500 is disbursed upon participation in the CFAES undergraduate research forum.  Research positions are located on the OSU Columbus campus and at the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) in Wooster, Ohio.  Positions include:

  • Poultry Gut Health
  • Skeletal Muscle Growth & Development
  • Mastitis & Mammary Physiology
  • Ruminant Nutrition & Microbiology
  • Nutritional Immunology & Developmental Nutrition
  • Equine Management & Health
  • Cattle Reproduction
  • Ruminant Nutrition & Nutrient Management
  • Molecular & Cellular Biology
  • Ruminant Nutrition & Metabolism

Visit: for detailed position descriptions and the application.  Applications will be accepted until 5:00 pm, February 1, 2019.