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
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
This workshop provides students with core horticultural information appropriate for employees and owners of landscape nurseries, landscape maintenance businesses, botanical gardens, farms, parks and golf courses. All major aspects will be covered both in theory, hands-on, and practical applications. The workshop begins September 9th and ends November 11th.