Extension Plant Pathologist – Tenure Track Faculty

Extension Plant Pathologist – Tenure Track Faculty The Department of Plant Sciences and Plant Pathology has 28 tenure track faculty including plant pathologists, plant breeders, plant physiologists, horticulturalists, entomologists, cereal chemists, and plant molecular biologists. The Department has state-of-the-art laboratory and plant growth facilities. Field research facilities are available both Read more…

Postdoctoral Fellow Position Available: The Noble Research Institute, LLC

Postdoctoral Fellow Position Available: The Noble Research Institute, LLC Overview The Noble Research Institute, LLC is seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow to research the evolutionary genetics of fungal attack initiated by spores. The research will include generation of expression data from germination of Epichloë spores, generating gene knockouts and phenotyping transformants. Research Read more…

Department of Agriculture – Biologist (Computational/Bioinformatics)

Department of Agriculture – Biologist (Computational/Bioinformatics) Peoria, IL Duties Summary This position is located in the Mycotoxin Prevention & Applied Microbiology Research Unit, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), in Peoria, IL.   The incumbent is responsible for working in collaboration with laboratory scientist and other computation biologist to lead, design, Read more…

Department of Agriculture – Research Microbiologist

Department of Agriculture – Research Microbiologist Summary The incumbent serves as a Research Microbiologist in the Mycotoxin Prevention and Applied Microbiology (MPM) Research Unit, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research (NCAUR), Peoria, Illinois. MPM scientists conduct research in genetics, microbiology, chemistry and plant biology to produce information and technologies needed Read more…