National Inst of Food and Ag is hiring a Plant Systems Scientist

National Institute of Food and Agriculture   Institute of Food Production and Sustainability   Division of Plant Systems – Production   Biological Science Specialist (National Program Leader (Agronomy))

Closing date:  Thursday, September 17, 2015

Vacancy Announcement Number:  NIFA-S15N-0043 is open to all U.S. Citizens.  You may use the following link to view/apply for this position:

This is an exciting opportunity for someone with expertise in production agriculture in general or weed science, precision agriculture, big data etc.  The closing date is Sept 17 so potential applicants should initiate their application process as soon as possible.

For addition questions, please contact Mary Peet (, 202-401-4202) or any of us from the Plant Systems-Production Division. Salary range is $90,823 to $158,700/year with the potential to hire at grade 13, 14, or 15.