Author Archives: Laurie Vial

FDA Issues Final Guidance Clarifying FDA and EPA Jurisdiction over Mosquito-Related Products

Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) finalized guidance to provide information on FDA and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) jurisdiction over the regulation of mosquito-related products, including those produced through the use of biotechnology. The final Guidance for … Continue reading

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USDA-NIFA to Invest in Specialty Crop Research

USDA-NIFA to Invest in Specialty Crop Research  The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) today announced Fiscal Year 2018 funding for research and extension activities to enhance productivity, safety, and innovation in the specialty crop … Continue reading

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IR4 seeks Research Analyst

Research Analyst  Below you will find the details for the position including any supplementary documentation and questions you should review before applying for the opening. To apply for the position, please click the Apply for this Job link/button. Apply for … Continue reading

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KSU seeks Postdoctoral Fellow – Innate immunity in house flies

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 … Continue reading

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U of I seeks Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources (Commercial Agriculture) – Field Crops

College of Agricultural Consumer and Environmental Sciences (ACES)  University of Illinois Extension Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources (Commercial Agriculture) – Field Crops A1700595 The Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources (Commercial Agriculture) serves as a regular, full time, 12 … Continue reading

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Smithsonian seeks Insect Zoo and Butterfly Pavilion Manager (Supervisory Museum Specialist

Job Announcement  Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History *Insect Zoo and Butterfly Pavilion Manager (Supervisory Museum Specialist) * *Announcement number 17R-JW-300961 * *To apply please go to www.usajobs.gov <http://www.usajobs.gov>* The National Museum of Natural History is seeking an experienced … Continue reading

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Specialty Crop Research Initiative (SCRI) 

The purpose of the SCRI program is to address the critical needs of the specialty crop industry by awarding grants to support research and extension that address key challenges of national, regional, and multi-state importance in sustaining all components of … Continue reading

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Nominate a colleague or student for a Friends of Southern IPM Award – Deadline Nov.17

Nominate a colleague or student for a Friends of Southern IPM Award – Deadline November 17 The Southern IPM Center is pleased to release the Calls for Nomination for their annual Friends of Southern IPM Award program. This program recognizes outstanding work in … Continue reading

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University of Maryland, College Park seeks two for faculty positions in the Department of Entomology.

The University of Maryland, College Park seeks applications for two (2) faculty positions in  the Department of Entomology. We particularly encourage applications from those with interests in climate change, invasive species, forestry or urban forestry.  For best consideration apply by … Continue reading

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University of Georgia seeks Ph.D. Assistantship in Forest Entomology, Pathology, and Ecology

Ph.D. Assistantship in Forest Entomology, Pathology, and Ecology The Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources at the University of Georgia, Athens invites applications from  highly motivated and enthusiastic students for a Ph.D. Assistantship starting in Summer/Fall 2018.  This collaborative work … Continue reading

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