a vacancy announcement that will be released soon for positions with the USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Plant Protection and Quarantine (USDA APHIS PPQ) in Florida. USDA APHIS PPQ FL will be advertising to fill a combined eight PPQ Plant Health Safeguarding Specialists (PHSS)/ PPQ Officer positions in Miami or Fort Lauderdale. Other opportunities are also currently available, including Plant Protection Technician positions at various locations in Florida.
Dr. Jay recently visited FIU-DC in Washington, DC and met with Congressmen. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eq6eXU1G8jo
Presented to a full-time employee, or group of employees, who supported institutional, strategic and operational excellence by restructuring processes to improve efficiency, productivity and quality; and/or implementing critical programs; receiving recognition from peers in the academic community for excellence in research, scholastic or creative
Saturdays 9a.m. - 12noon The workshop offers you the opportunity for hands-on learning by allowing you to work with a beehive each class while learning to identify diseases, practice pest control, collect honey and learn how to sell hive products. It will also review the necessary permits needed to start a backyard beekeeping operation and the process of installing a beehive
A six-week paid internship ($600 total) for five high school students to gain hands-on experience on problems related to agri-science at FIU faculty labs or field sites in South Florida. Priority Deadline: April 1st, 2017