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Research Analyst

Research Analyst

Location: Lexington, KY

The Department of Plant and Soil Sciences in the Martin-Gatton College of Agriculture, Food, and Environment works toward developing sustainable food and crop production practices in Kentucky. The Research Analyst position is key to success of the molecular weeds research program at the University of Kentucky. The duties of this position contribute to communal goals of the department as well as specific goals to the research program. Duties include, but are not limited to: Managing herbicide trials in the greenhouses, assisting in laboratory functions ranging from metabolism and translocation of herbicide studies to DNA extraction for next-generation sequencing, small amounts of field research or germplasm collection, guided data analysis and writing reports.

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S123 Ag. Science North Lexington, KY 40546-0091