UPDATE: We are officially looking for 2018 summer interns!

Become a part of our team!

We are interested in hiring a few interns for this upcoming summer.  We are looking for qualified undergraduate students who are interested in a career related to biology, genetics, agriculture, or other related fields.  This full-time summer position will include a competitive wage, and offer the opportunity to conduct an individual research project.

The USDA Agricultural Research Service conducts research to develop and transfer solutions to agricultural problems of high national priority and provide information access and dissemination to:

  • ensure high-quality, safe food, and other agricultural products
  • assess the nutritional needs of Americans
  • sustain a competitive agricultural economy
  • enhance the natural resource base and the environment, and
  • provide economic opportunities for rural citizens, communities, and society as a whole.

We like to consider our lab to be one of the most energized and focused groups, dedicated to improving sunflower as an agricultural crop.  If you like working in a dynamic, open-minded group, please consider sending us your resume!

Position Requirements:

  • Ability to work independently
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Positive attitude
  • Commitment to research
  • Follow instructions
  • Ability to do outdoor field work

Please check out the flier below for more details and contact information!

Download the PDF file .