PhD Position (m/f/d) in Agroecgology, Microbial and Chemical Ecology & Toxicology – University of Würzburg, Germany

PhD Position (m/f/d) in Agroecgology, Microbial and Chemical Ecology & Toxicology – University of Würzburg, Germany Unlike gene editing and GMO, modifications of crops with endophytes received little attention in agroecological studies. Endophytic fungi of the genus Epichloë occur in many grass species and can protect their host plant by Read more…

Graduate Positions: Louisiana State University Fungal Pathogen Evolution

Graduate Positions: Louisiana State University Fungal Pathogen Evolution Two graduate assistantships (one PhD and one MS) are available to work on epidemiology, population genetics, and fungicide resistance of Cercospora leaf blight (CLB) of soybean. The research projects are collaborative efforts across the labs of Drs. Jonathan Richards, Vinson Doyle, and Read more…

Assistant Professor of Plant Pathology – Mycology: Washington State University

Assistant Professor of Plant Pathology – Mycology: Washington State University The Department of Plant Pathology at Washington State University (WSU) is recruiting for a full-time (12 months), permanent tenure-track position in plant pathology at the rank of Assistant Professor. The successful candidate is expected to develop a nationally and internationally Read more…

Postdoctoral Research Associate: Entomologist/Invertebrate Pathologist

Postdoctoral Research Associate: Entomologist/Invertebrate Pathologist LOCATION:         USDA-ARS, Robert W. Holley Center for Agriculture and Health, Ithaca, New York (on the Cornell University campus) DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES:   A postdoctoral position is available in the U.S. Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service, Emerging Pests and Pathogens Research Unit, Ithaca, NY. The successful applicant Read more…

The Harvard University Herbaria Research Fellowship

Application review will begin January 10, 2022 The Harvard University Herbaria (HUH; http://huh.harvard.edu) invites nominations and direct applications for the Harvard University Herbaria Research Fellowship, a fellowship in plant and/or fungal science. We especially seek outstanding early-career scientists and collections professionals who see new opportunities and innovations for collections-based research. Read more…

Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Mycology, U.S. National Fungus Collections/USDA-ARS

Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Mycology, U.S. National Fungus Collections/USDA-ARS A postdoctoral research opportunity is available to study the mycological collections of the U.S. National Fungus Collections in Beltsville, Maryland. Specifically, the goal of this research is to develop fundamental identification resources for the oomycetes that cause downy mildew diseases (Peronosporaceae, Oomycota) Read more…