Postdoctoral Research Associate - Washington State University in Prosser Washington

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Washington State University

Prosser, Washington

United States


Detailed Job Description

Will work independently as well as in a team environment on ongoing precision agriculture related projects. Duties included but not limited to sensing systems development, field testing, preparing reports and peer-reviewed publications of pertinent data. Assisting graduate students in their research as needed.

Required Qualifications

PhD in Agricultural Engineering or a related Field with a major focus on crop sensing technologies development and field testing.

Demonstrated experience in proximal and low altitude remote sensing systems integration.

Demonstrated experience with develop/deployment of wireless sensor networks.

Demonstrated experience with data logging and monitoring aspects.

Demonstrated experience with experimental design and data analysis skills.

Preferred Qualifications

Demonstrated experience of individual initiative in research and pertinent publications in peer-reviewed journals.

Experience with Embedded systems for sensors integration and wireless data transfer technologies.

Experience with Matlab Toolboxes, SAS, or similar software packages.

Monthly Salary

Commensurate with qualifications and experience

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply.

WSU is committed to excellence through diversity and faculty-friendly policy action, including partner accommodation and NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation programs (

WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

WSU is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact Human Resource Services: 509-335-4521(v), Washington State TDD Relay Service: Voice Callers: 1-800-833-6384; TDD Callers: 1-800-833-6388, 509-335-1259(f), or

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Employment Type:Post-Doc and Graduate Assistants
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Post - Doctorate
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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