Vegetable Discovery Breeding Intern – #01SBM

Job Listing No: 9740000

Vegetable Discovery Breeding Intern – #01SBM

Interns on the Vegetable Discovery team in Woodland, California get hands-on experience in the application of genetic data to improve the practice of plant breeding. A defined research project will be assigned and completed under the guidance of a Discovery supervisor. Interns will have the opportunity to work closely with other related functions such as pathology, marker development, plant breeding, seed production, and high-throughput laboratories, which will provide a broad overview of the career opportunities available at Monsanto. Dates for this 3-month full time summer internship are flexible, and will take place between late spring and late summer???based on the candidate???s availability (semester or quarter calendar).Responsibilities/Learning Experience:Interns are assigned to supervisors who outline general responsibilities, assist in project assignment and completion, and arrange opportunities to visit other functions.  Projects will provide exposure to breeding trials, as well as genetic analysis of vegetable traits, which may include analysis of genotyping and/or phenotyping data, genomic analysis, and genetic mapping.  Successful candidates will work both independently and in collaboration with other teams, and provide thoughtful analysis to their assigned research project. At the conclusion of the program, interns will present the results of the research project to an audience of peers and scientists. In addition, as part of their assignment, feedback on the program and research project will be requested throughout the internship experience.Qualifications:Required:Currently enrolled at a university within the U.S. pursuing a PhD degree in Plant Breeding, Genetics, Crop Science, Agronomy, Horticulture or related field of study Detail and results-oriented individual with the ability to work independently and in team settings Self-motivated, strong organizational skills and problem-solving abilities Excellent interpersonal and communication skillsMust be returning to school to continue program of study upon completion of this summer internship Preferred:Experience in statistical analysis and field experimental design.Experience in quantitative genetics; analysis of field trials, combining ability, breeding values.Experience in marker assisted selection and genomic selection.Familiar with analysis of molecular marker data for linkage and QTL mapping

Apply for this job.




Similar Jobs For "Vegetable Discovery Breeding Intern – #01SBM"



 Jobs by Indeed job search

Sam and Myra Ross Institute Nature-Based Internships (January-August 2020)

Company: Green Chimneys
Location: Brewster, NY 10509
Interns guide therapeutic/recreational activities such as maintaining a flock of organic chickens and preparing fresh eggs for sale, making gift baskets, bee… To apply for this job vacancy in Green Chimneys you must be qualified and you should prepare the required documents, click on the job link for more details.
Posted 1 hour ago

Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources (Local Food Systems and Small Farms) - University of Illinois Extension

Company: University of Illinois
Location: Urbana-Champaign, IL
Urban production of fruits, vegetables, and other local edible foods; The Extension Educator will collaborate closely with the Extension Educator for Local Food… To apply for this job vacancy in University of Illinois you must be qualified and you should prepare the required documents, click on the job link for more details.
Posted 5 days ago

Cook - JPMC - Tempe Discovery

Company: Aramark West
Location: Tempe, AZ 85284
Aramark is hiring cooks for our JPMC Tempe Discovery location! Bakes, roasts, broils, steams, and uses a variety of cooking methods on meat, vegetables, and… To apply for this job vacancy in Aramark West you must be qualified and you should prepare the required documents, click on the job link for more details.
Posted 5 days ago

Childcare Educator | Camperdown

Company: Guardian Childcare & Education
Location: West, TX
Every day is an opportunity for discovery and growth at Guardian Camperdown. With a range of exciting, resource-rich environments including, a spacious rooftop… To apply for this job vacancy in Guardian Childcare & Education you must be qualified and you should prepare the required documents, click on the job link for more details.
Posted 7 days ago

Technical Development Manager

Company: Invaio Sciences
Location: Cambridge, MA
Knowledge and understanding of vegetable and tree fruit cropping systems, pests, and grower practices. Collaborates with Global Product Teams, Regulatory… To apply for this job vacancy in Invaio Sciences you must be qualified and you should prepare the required documents, click on the job link for more details.
Posted 12 days ago






Note: This job listing with titled "Vegetable Discovery Breeding Intern – #01SBM" was indexed from different job portals. This job might be expired or closed for accepting CV's so we suggest to browse it from the new jobs menu of this site. Our website is an open community website for assisting job seeker so if you found some broken links or error in our site don't hesitate to contact us to fix the issue. Thank you for using our free services.