Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Student Research Assistant position
Sustainable disease management in greenhouse and nursery crops

Do you like working with plants? Working outdoors? Are you interested in water recycling and reuse? Plant health? Fungi?

Start Date: Flexible, summer and fall
Hours/week: Flexible, 10-12 hours/week 
Pay scale: $12/hour

Responsibilities:
· Assist with monitoring water quality and plant health in nurseries
· Prepare sampling materials and media
· Learn and help with laboratory and greenhouse work

Minimum Qualifications
· Some coursework in biological sciences
· Possess a valid Maryland driver’s license
· Willingness to conduct field work
· Ability to work at least three hours at a time

Application deadline: May 1 or until position is filled

To apply, please send your resume to Justine Beaulieu at jbeauli1@umd.edu