Supervisory Research Molecular Biologist (Plants)

The Ohio State University

  • Administration & Management - Non-Academic
  • Research Scientist
Job Type/Arrangement:
  • Full Time

Supervisory Research Molecular Biologist (Plants) GS-14/15

Salary Range of $104,821 to $160,286

The USDA, ARS, Midwest Area is seeking a Supervisory Research Molecular Biologist (Plants) to serve as Research Leader of the Corn, Soybean, and Wheat Quality Research Unit in Wooster, Ohio. The incumbent will be responsible for directing a broad research program that addresses national research needs for emerging insect-transmitted pathogens of maize, soybean, and other cereals, and improving end-use quality, value, and marketability of soft winter wheat. The incumbent leads, directs, and conducts personal and team research in either insect-transmitted diseases of cereals or milling and baking quality potential of soft winter wheat.

  U.S. Citizenship is required. This announcement will open 5/6/2019 and will close on 6/6/2019.

Contacts: Application procedure: Heather Lee 301-504-1410

Scientific information: Dr. JL Willett 309-681-6602

To view additional details about this position and complete application instructions, go to the USAJobs Web site: and refer to announcement number ARS-D19MWA-10491470-HCL. Please note that the announcement number will not be accessible until 5/6/2019. USDA/ARS is an equal opportunity employer and provider

Education Requirement:
Doctorate Degree
External job URL:
USDA-ARS, Corn, Soybean & Wheat Quality Research Unit, Wooster, OH
Plant Pathology
1680 Madison Avenue
Wooster , OH 44691
Heather Lee,