The Agronomy Department at Kansas State University is looking for a Fellow (Post Doc) to manage field and laboratory work for our multidisciplinary Precision Agriculture research program.

What You’ll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in agronomy or related field
  • Must be able to operate, adjust and maintain equipment used by the project. Equipment
    includes GPS units and associated electronic accessories & computers and sensors

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. degree in agronomy, soils, environmental science, biosystems engineering, spatial statistics, computer information systems, Geo‐spatial sciences
  • Excellent computer, and data analytical skills, including spatial statistics
  • Strong competency in performing statistical and geo‐statistical spatial analysis, summarizing data and writing reports
  • Competency with databases, spreadsheets, presentation, word processing, R, Python, ARC‐GIS or similar GIS platforms and other similar GPS/GIS mapping packages
  • Experience working with soil moisture sensors and remote telemetry data access
  • Demonstrated written and oral communications skills
  • Demonstrated interest and/or ability in delivering outreach programs, and lecture in classroom
  • Must be willing to occasionally travel overnight

How to Apply: Please submit the following documents at: https://careers.k‐‐us/job/510392
1. Cover Letter
2. Resume
3. Contact information of three professional references

Screening of Applications Begins: Immediately and continues until position is filled.

For best consideration, apply by April 16, 2021.

Anticipated Hiring Salary Range: $47,476 ‐ $60,000 annual salary