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PhD Graduate Research Assistantship

Rhizosphere processes influencing organic P cycling

14.02.2017 - Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, University of Kentucky (USA)

The Rhizosphere Science Laboratory ( in the Department of Plant and Soil Science at The University of Kentucky is seeking a highly motivated PhD student to work on a USDA-AFRI funded project investigating the physical and biogeochemical processes affecting the cycling and availability of organic phosphorus (Po) in managed agroecosystems.

The ideal candidate will have a degree in soil science, soil chemistry, soil microbiology or related field preferably with experience in traditional and next generation microbiological techniques (e.g. Illumina MiSeq).

Application process will remain open until a suitable candidate is identified.

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