Conduct research on the impact of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi on potassium nutrition in soybean.
The research will focus on assessing if this mutualistic interaction helps soybean acquire potassium in the field and in the greenhouse.
M.S. in plant biology, agronomy, soil science, crop science, molecular biology, or a closely related field.
Excellent written and oral English skills
Ability to meet entrance requirements of NC State grad school and the Department of Crop and Soil Sciences.