- University of Arkansas
- Fayetteville, AR
- Job Category
- Jobs Available for Master Students
- Start Date
- May, 2019
- Graduate student will work on a USDA-NIFA funded project to develop molecular breeding stategies to improve fruit firmness and post-harvest quality in tetraploid blackberry.
Student will also be expected to participate in cultivar development activities in blackberry, peach and muscadine grape.
Half-time assistantship provides stipend and full tuition waiver. Additional scholarships also available.more information
- M.S. in horticulture, crop science, genetic or a related field and experience in applied plant breeding, statistics, and genetics are preferred.
Candidate must also meet the admission requirements at UA and the Department of Horticulture.
- Contact Person
- Dr. Margaret Worthington
- Contact Phone
- (984) 227-9787
- Contact eMail