Postdoctoral Research in Uses of Byproducts from Agricultural Waste Streams

Employer
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agriculture Research Service (ARS)
Location
USDA-ARS Coastal Plains Soil, Water and Plant Research Center located in Florence, South Carolina
Salary
The participant will receive a monthly stipend commensurate with educational level and experience.
Posted
Apr 17, 2019
Closes
May 17, 2019
Ref
USDA-ARS-2019-0036
Job Type
Full time

Postdoctoral Research in Uses of Byproducts from Agricultural Waste Streams APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 16, 2019 3:00PM ET

A research opportunity is available with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Agricultural Research Service (ARS), Coastal Plains Soil, Water and Plant Research Center located in Florence, South Carolina.

The mentor for this opportunity, Dr. Novak, is a Soil Scientist at the center and has a research program geared to develop beneficial uses of byproducts from agricultural waste streams. The postdoctoral position involves developing methods to activate biochar for enhanced phosphorus sequestration in waste streams and in phosphorus-overloaded soils.  Opportunity reference Code: USDA-ARS-2019-0036.  

For more information about the ARS Research Participation Program, please visit the Program Website: https://orise.orau.gov/usda-ars/.

If you have any questions, send an email to USDA-ARS@orau.org. Please include the reference code for this opportunity (USDA-ARS-2019-0036) in your email.