Author Archives: Susan Ratcliffe

Insect Chemical Ecology Assistant Researcher

University of Florida (in collaboration with USDA APHIS) Location: Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts Position Description: Be part of a team conducting research on the invasive insect pest, Lycorma delicatula, the spotted lanternfly. The incumbent will conduct cutting edge research on chemical … Continue reading

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2018 Environmental Education Local Grant Program

Apply now for the 2018 Environmental Education Local Grant Program Proposals are due March 15, 2018 Up to $3 million in funding for locally-focused environmental education grants is now available. EPA expects to award three to four grants in each … Continue reading

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LAWN & LAND FORUM Webinar: Grass Selection

LAWN & LAND FORUM  Webinar: Grass Selection WHEN: March 8th, 2018, 2 PM – 3 PM CST WHERE: Webinar series at GoToWebinar  WHO: Panelists include Geoff Rinehart, University of Maryland, and Dr. Thomas Voigt, University of Illinois. WHO SHOULD ATTEND: … Continue reading

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Professor and Department Chair – Clemson University

Professor and Department Chair Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences Clemson University (CU) is seeking to fill a Professor and Department Chair position within their Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences. The Chair provides vision and leadership to facilitate and … Continue reading

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Research Specialist – University of Illinois Department of Animal Biology

Research Specialist Department of Animal Biology School of Integrative Biology University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign The Department of Animal Biology seeks a Research Specialist to coordinate and conduct aspects of the research program of Professor Mark E. Hauber’s Laboratory (www.cowbirdslab.org). DUTIES AND … Continue reading

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University of Hawaii Assistant Researcher – Tenure Track

Title: Assistant Reseacher (Urban Pest Management) Position Number: 0083184 Hiring Unit: C of Trop Agr and Human Resources, Plant and Environmental Protection Sciences Location: Manoa Campus Date Posted: January 19, 2018 Closing Date: Continuous – application review begins March 01, … Continue reading

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EPA Update

In This Update: 1) EPA Accepting Public Comments on Nominees for the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act Scientific Advisory Panel (FIFRA SAP) 2) EPA Requests Nominations for Experts to Serve on the May 8-10, 2018 FIFRA SAP on Efficacy Testing of Pesticides … Continue reading

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Save the date! Tick Summit

Save the date! 9th International IPM Symposium Improving Health, Environment and Global Sustainability Tick Summit Integrated Tick Management: Community-Wide Action to Address the Global Tick Problem Wednesday March 21st, 2018 Baltimore, Maryland Plan to join the IPM Institute of North … Continue reading

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Save the Date: USDA/ARS/Vet, Med & Urban Entomology Stakeholder Webinars

Dear Stakeholders, Customers, and Partners: The mission of the US Department of Agriculture (USDA), Agricultural Research Service (ARS) Veterinary, Medical, and Urban Entomology National Program 104 (NP 104) is to improve the protection of humans and livestock from blood-sucking arthropods, … Continue reading

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Postdoctoral Fellow – Innate immunity in house flies

The Department of Entomology at Kansas State University is seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow to study the evolution and utilization of innate immune genes in house flies (Musca domestica). KSU is working collaboratively with the Arthropod Borne Animal Diseases Unit at the USDA … Continue reading

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