Folks- A technician position for our new scientist is now open. If you know anyone who might be interested, please encourage them to apply this week. It closes on January 16th. Here is the link: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/461790300
This position will support a Research Entomologist who is a molecular systematist and studying the systematics of bees and perhaps their parasites, determining their distributions and roles in agriculture and natural ecosystems. This research will be key to performing native bee surveys, resolving species identifications of native bees, learning more about the native bee biologies, and ensuring the conservation and preservation of essential pollinators.
Please note that the policy limits the position to US citizens.
James H. Cane
USDA-ARS Pollinating Insect Research Unit
Utah State University, Logan, UT 84322 USA
tel: 435-797-3879 FAX: 435-797-0461
email: [log in to unmask]
web page: http://www.ars.usda.gov/Research/docs.htm?docid=18333
Gardening for Bees: http://extension.usu.edu/files/publications/factsheet/plants-pollinators09.pdf