Student Summer Help Needed: Field Research Technicians
The Raupp and Shrewsbury Entomology Labs are seeking students to work 30 - 40 hours/week this summer as field research technicians on projects involving the ecology and management of invasive insect pests. You must enjoy working outdoors under varying environmental conditions, and be able to perform physically challenging work. We are looking for individuals who are organized, responsible, dependable, and able to work independently and as part of a team. Qualifications: must be a UMD student and have a valid driverís license. Lab or field experience, coursework, and/or an interest in insects and plants are desirable. A major in a life sciences related field is preferred. Please send resume and 2 references to: Chris Sargent at [log in to unmask] or 301-405-0478. Position will be open until filled, and may lead to part-time employment during the academic year as well.
This is an equal employment opportunity, and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, age, gender, color, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, religion, national origin, or political affiliation. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply.
Faculty Research Assistant
Department of Entomology
4112 Plant Sciences
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742
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