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Staff Research Associate 2 – Madera, CA, Job ID 66429

County Locations: Fresno County, Madera County, Merced County

Date Posted: March 18, 2024
Closing Date: Until Filled

Under supervision, incumbent will conduct research and extension projects in orchard systems to increase the visibility of Fresno and Madera/Merced orchard programs. The position will aid and enhance collaborative projects with university and industry affiliates, governmental agencies, and other local collaborators. The position will support research and extension projects through collecting and analyzing data, and helping to draft reports of the findings to be developed into peer-reviewed and trade articles. The Research Associate will coordinate and participate in outreach extension efforts including workshops, trainings, and help develop educational materials. The position may have a supervisory role over other research technicians and student assistants.

This position is a career appointment that is 100% fixed.

Pay Scale: $28.04/hour to $36.27/hour

This position will promote, in all ways consistent with the other responsibilities of the position, accomplishment of the Affirmative Action goals established by the Division.

The University reserves the right to make employment contingent upon successful completion of the background check. This is a designated position requiring a background check and may require fingerprinting due to the nature of the job responsibilities. UC ANR does hire people with conviction histories and reviews information received in the context of the job responsibilities.

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California Policy on Vaccination Programs, as may be amended or revised from time to time.  Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.

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