December 2017

M.S. or Ph.D. Student Position in Horticulture, University of Wisconsin-Madison

The successful candidate will work independently to study

1: effects of different reduced irrigation rates on potato yield, quality and storability using variable rate irrigation;

2: use the field data to calibrate and validate a model (Root Zone Water Quality Model) to simulate potato yield under different irrigation strategies (this is not required for a M.S. project).

Experience in crop science, agronomy, and soil science is preferred. Candidates should have excellent communication skills in English. Interested candidates are encouraged to send application materials including statement of intent, curriculum vita, two letters of recommendation, transcripts to Dr. Yi Wang at

November 2017

Assistant/Associate Professor in Plant Breeding and Genetics : Colorado State University