Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Mountain Crop Improvement Lab Internship Available: Apply by Feb. 15th

From NC State University:
We're offering a summer internship working on breeding and development of new nursery and bioenergy crops.  The position involves assisting graduate students and staff with a broad range of research projects including plant breeding and improvement, propagation, production, tissue culture, and cytogenetics.  Specific duties would include transplanting, pollinations, seed and cutting propagation, tissue culture, cytology, plot maintenance, data collection, etc.  Interns can also participate in independent research projects, field trips, and journal article reviews.
  Position is located at Mountain Horticultural Crops Research and Extension Center in Mills River, NC.  $10/hr.
  We are looking
for a motivated individual who has passion, dedication, and enthusiasm for horticulture, scientific research, and lifelong learning. Applicant must be enrolled in a 4-year, undergraduate plant science program or be a recent graduate. If you would like to apply, please send a resume, list of courses and grades, list of references, and a short letter stating your background, interests and career goals to Dr. Tom Ranney ( and submit online at: , Position #:11ASO102.  Application deadline: Feb. 15, 2013.

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