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Hiring: Undergraduate Laboratory Assistant (Spring 2019)

An opportunity to work in the field of plant genetics in the lab of Dr. Robert Stupar, Department of Agronomy and Plant genetics, University of Minnesota, St. Paul Campus. Majority of the work will be based out of lab as well as greenhouses. The successful candidate will work on following tasks:

Hiring: BSL-3 Program Undergraduate Worker

Hiring: BSL-3 Program Undergraduate Worker

Are you interested in gaining biocontainment experience?

The Biosafety Level 3 (BSL-3) Program is hiring an undergraduate student to support routine tasks within biocontainment research facilities on campus.

Apply Now: Biochemistry TA Positions

Interested in being a Biochemistry TA?

There are openings for TA positions for the undergraduate biochemistry courses for fall 2019. The requirements for being a TA are:

Master of Science Opportunity, University of Winnipeg Vector Biology Laboratory

University of Winnipeg  Associate Professor Dr. Robert Anderson is looking to recruit a MSc student recently graduated or graduating this year with a BSc degree, biology and honour’s preferred but not necessary if course and work experience fill in. This opportunity is to conduct research in applied medical entomology including species surveys for mosquitoes in Manitoba and evaluation of new approaches to adult mosquito control. The opportunity will involve a mix of laboratory and field work under a variety of weather conditions (non-winter).

Student Position: Sustainability Education Communication Assistant

The Sustainability Education Assistant for Communications is an undergraduate part-time position. The person in this role will be responsible for generating content for public communications for Sustainability Education, with University of Minnesota students as the primary audience. Sustainability Education has a team of student workers who work collaboratively.

Connect to the Sage Within

Please join the College of Education and Human Development Equity & Diversity, Huntley House Living Learning Community, and the Black Male Equity and Excellence Research Center on Friday, May 3, 2019 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. in Room 50B, Humphrey School of Public Affairs for an inspiring gathering of Black/African American males from the University, high schools in the area, and within the greater Twin Cities.

Hiring: Undergrad Field and Lab Assistants

Hiring: Undergrad Field and Lab Assistants
Parasitic Wasp Biological Control Lab
Department of Entomology, UMN - St. Paul

Job duties: Assist with lab and field research on soybean aphid parasitoids, counting insects, processing samples, maintaining greenhouse plants and aphid colonies, and cleanup and dishes.

Required Qualifications: Willingness to work outdoors under difficult summer conditions, pay attention to detail, and follow directions. Physical ability to walk and crouch in crop fields, and handle tiny, delicate insect samples.

Here Today, Gone Tomorrow… or Not?

Wednesday, May 1 from 10-11 a.m.
West Bank Office Building, Room 364

The School of Public Health's Epidemiology MPH program and the Minnesota Department of Health invites you to join them for this month’s Infection Disease Epidemiology in Action Speaker where Dr. James Johnson will be discussing the antimicrobial resistance of E. coli, its clonal basis, the importance of temporal trends, and recent prevalence shifts involving different resistant clones.