Research Plant Pathologist

  • USDA Agricultural Research Service, Application Technology Research Unit
Full Time Government Research

Job Description

Research Plant Pathologist


Salary Range of $76,721 to $99,741

Announcement Open: March 27, 2020 through April 17, 2020

The USDA, ARS, Application Technology Research Unit (ATRU) in Wooster, OH, is seeking a permanent, full-time Research Plant Pathologist to develop sustainable management practices for diseases of horticultural crops, with an emphasis on controlled environment agriculture (CEA). The goal of this research is to develop information and novel approaches to reduce the impact of biotic and abiotic diseases in horticultural crops. The successful candidate will join a large and diverse group of scientists conducting research in horticulture, entomology, plant physiology, and agricultural engineering to produce information and technologies needed to enhance horticultural crop production in the U.S. and around the world.

For further information and complete application instructions, search for announcement ARS-D20-MWA-10779091-JML at

U.S. Citizenship is required. Applications must be received by the closing date of April 17, 2020.

USDA/ARS is an equal opportunity employer and provider


General Science, Physical Research