Navy Medicine has several career opportunities for Entomologist who are currently looking to broaden their horizons. There are many benefits and incentives with becoming a commissioned officer in the U.S. Navy. Please contact me if you’re interested in hearing more about this great career opportunity.
Entomology: Applicants must have a Master’s Degree or Doctoral Degree in Entomology or closely related degree in which the course work taken had an emphasis in entomology. Applicants should have a 3.2 GPA on a 4.0 scale in graduate study and a 3.5 GPA or better in entomology course work. Course work taken should include 30 or more hours (graduate and undergraduate) in entomology including courses in the areas of medical entomology, pest management, insect taxonomy, insect morphology, immature insects, mosquito biology, medical-veterinary entomology, insect ecology, insect toxicology, and insect physiology. Completion of a minimum of 3-5 hours in each of the following areas is highly desirable: acarology, parasitology, insect virology, invertebrate zoology, statistics, epidemiology, and environmental health. Experience in surveillance and control of disease vectors or medically important insects is also highly desired.