Job Posting

Field Research Assistant – Plant Science

Plant Science

Position Information


- Collection and processing of plants from field and greenhouse/lab experiments
- Data collection/measurements using advanced plant physiology instruments
- Plant propagation and field preparation for planting, maintenance, and harvesting
- Plant and soil sample processing and analysis

Required Skills

This position requires the ability to work outdoors in agricultural fields. Dependability, attention to detail, and ability to work well in a team are important.

Preferred Qualifications

Aspiring and hardworking individuals with experience with field/farm work and research are desired but not required.

Faculty Mentor or Sponsor

Other Comments

Interested applicants should submit a short resume and a brief statement of interest to Dr. Felix Fritschi at

We encourage students to include a resume or transcript when e-mailing a faculty mentor to apply for a posted position.