Entomology Employment Center

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University of Nebraska-Lincoln employment opportunities and information is available on the UNL Employment website.  UNL students may find employment positions through the Handshake job search site.

Entomology Society of America (ESA) Careers website: https://careers.entsoc.org/jobs.

Below are entomology employment opportunities outside the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Graduate Assistantships and Summer Internships

The Sinclair Lab at Western University in London, ON, Canada, is recruiting a PhD student to work on insect gas exchange in the context of understanding the mechanisms determining phytosanitation success. 

Apply by 10/17/2022
Starting January 2023 Term

The Ramirez Lab at Utah State University seeks two highly qualified and motivated individuals wishing to pursue a graduate degree in the areas of applied entomology, biological control, and insect phenology and behavior beginning Spring Semester 2023 (preferably) or Summer 2023. The two PhD

Apply by 12/10/2022
Starting Fall 2023 Term

Dr. Edward D. Burress is currently recruiting two graduate students (Ph.D. or M.S.) to start Fall 2023.

Apply by 10/01/2022
Starting January or August 2023 Term

The DeVries Lab at the University of Kentucky is recruiting graduate students (M.S.

Apply by 10/15/2022
Starting Spring 2023 Term

The Davis Lab in the Department of Entomology at Louisiana State University (LSU) has a graduate assistantship available for spring 2023.  The research project focuses on identifying host plant resistance to stink bugs in soybean and understanding the specific mechanisms behind the resistanc

Dr. Alvaro Romero at New Mexico State University has an opening for an MS graduate assistant in his urban entomology lab in Las Cruses, NM.

Other Open Entomology Positions

Purdue University's Department of Entomology is seeking an Outreach Specialist.

A President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program (PPFP) opportunity is available in the Entomology Department at the University of Minnesota.

Apply by 12/01/2022
Starting July 2023 or as negotiated Term

The Department of Entomology at Penn State invites applications in Applied Systems Ecology for a Tenure Track Faculty position with a research and extension focus on emphasizing precision pest ecology in vegetable systems. 

The University of Washington has a postdoctoral fellowships available for malaria research in Dr.

The University of Idaho in Moscow, Idaho, has a postdoctoral fellowships available for malaria research in Dr.

Apply by 12/02/2022
Starting July 1, 2023 Term

The Department of Entomology at the University of California, Riverside (https://entomology.ucr.edu) invites applicants for an Assistant Professor and Assistant Entomologist to develop an innovative, fundamental and appli

A postdoctoral researcher position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Brian Spiesman in the Department of Entomology at Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS. This is a 12-month, non-tenure, fulltime unclassified position.

The USDA-ARS seeks a Biological Science Technician to work in Stillwater, Oklahoma. In this position, the successful candidate will participate in the research process by performing a variety of complex technical duties, in a laboratory, field, or greenhouse environment, c

The Department of Entomology at the University of California, Riverside, invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Extension (Assistant Specialist in Cooperative Extension) in the area of integrated management of invasive and endemic arthropods attacking citrus, avocado, and other subtro

The Hopkins (https://labs.wsu.edu/hopkinslab/) and Kulhanek (https://labs.wsu.edu/kulhaneklab/) labs at Washington State University seek a postdoctoral research associate to wo

The USDA Biotechnology Regulatory Services (BRS) announces the opening of four (4) Biological Scientists in USAJobs. These permanent and remote positions are within the Regulatory Operations Programs (ROP) Compliance Assurance Branches.

Apply by 10/15/2022
Starting Sept. 1, 2023 Term

The Burress Lab in the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Alabama is hiring a postdoctoral researcher. This position is fully funded ($52k/year).

The Department of Plant Sciences and Plant Pathology in the College of Agriculture/MAES at Montana State University seeks a highly qualified and enthusiastic entomologist to be an Assistant Professor of Entomology. This position requires that the successful candidate d

Montana State University seeks an Assistant Professor of Entomology/Insect Ecology.

Montana State University seeks to hire an Assistant Professor of Plant-Insect Interactions Ecology for the Department of Land Resources & Environ Sci. Responsibilities will include developing a nationally competitive program in plant-insect interactions ecol

The Cornell Lab of Ornithology invites applications for the Edward W. Rose Postdoctoral Fellowships.

Apply by 11/01/2022
Spring 2023 Term

The Department of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology at the University of Delaware (Newark) seeks to fill a tenure-track faculty position in Vector Biology/Medical Entomology.

The University of Wyoming Extension program invites applicants for a Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP) Extension Educator assistant position. Extension Educators are part of the university’s educational outreach system and form an essential link between the people of Wyoming and

Apply by 10/01/2022
Starting November 2022 Term

 The DeVries Lab at the University of Kentucky (Lexington, KY) is recruiting a postdoctoral research scholar with a focus in urban entomology. Defined broadly, urban entomology encompasses a multitude of topics relating to pests found indoors and around structures.

Apply by 09/15/2022
Starting September or October 2022 Term

The Pelz-Stelinski lab at the University of Florida Citrus Research and Education center is accepting applications for a Post-Doctoral Associate in entomology.

Open until filled

Develops and administers medical pest management and entomologic programs, and conducts biologic surveys. Identifies and maintains surveillance of pests, disease vectors, and other animals of medical importance. Advises medical personnel on vector-borne disease epidemiology.

Your knowledge of insects and their behavior can make a difference in the health, morale and overall environment of our Soldiers. When you serve your country as an entomologist and Officer on the U.S.

Open until filled

The Army health care team depends on its entomologists to plan, control and monitor pest and disease control programs that can affect the health and morale of Soldiers and their families