Research Officer -Crop Pest Control Entomologist
Carlow – Main Duties and Responsibilities: Developing, formulating and executing an entomology research programme focused in particular on the sustainable control of pests in tillage crops. Establishing and maintaining state of the art capacity in crop entomology research, whilst building co-operation with other relevant organisations to ensure the required capacity is achieved in the most efficient manner. Design and manage research project(s) in the area of entomology and perform statistical analysis of experimental data. Attracting external funding with the objective of creating critical mass by building and supervising a dynamic team of post-doctoral researchers and post-graduate students and providing scientific direction for the project team. Developing and maintaining active collaborative contacts with other national and international research organisations. Identify and develop future research opportunities as they arise including opportunities to license technolo… – Permanent – Full-timeApply for this job.