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.
Applicants may also wish to apply for Faculty positions at https://facultyvacancies.com/.

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

Positions Available at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln

The University Museum is seeking to hire a Visiting Services Manager.  This position provides strategic leadership and planning of the Museum’s Visitor Services team, alongside the Museum’s mission and strategic goals.

The Department of Entomology at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources (IANR) is seeking a highly motivated scientist specializing in arthropod vector biology and/or ecology related to

Graduate Assistantships and Summer Internships

Apply by 05/16/2022
Summer 2022 Term

Nebraska One Health with the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources has openings for Student Field Training Interns for summer 2022. Students would work 20-40 hours a week and earn $12 an hour from May 16-Aug. 19, 2022.  

Apply by 05/15/2022
Starting August 2022 Term

The UNL Civic Entomology Lab seeks a highly-motivated candidate to pursue an MS degree in entomology with a focus in One Health literacy for the fall 2022. 

The Crawley Lab at North Carolina State University (NCSU) is recruiting a Ph.D. student (will consider recruiting a M.S. student with previous undergraduate research experience) with a focus in urban and structural entomology for the fall semester, 2022.

The Branstetter Bee Systematics Lab, USDA-ARS Pollinating Insects Research Unit at Utah State University in Logan, UT, has an open position. This is a four-year, fully-funded Ph.D. assistantship position in bee phylogenomics and evolution.

Other Open Entomology Positions

This position is with the Agroecosystem Management Research Unit in Lincoln, NE. The primary function is to study filth flies - their ecosystem and impact on livestock.

The departments of Entomology and Plant Pathology at The Ohio State University invite applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor in Turfgrass Health. This is a joint appointment, with the home department determined by the successful candidate’s primary expertise. 

The departments of Entomology and Plant Pathology at The Ohio State University invite applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor in Turfgrass Health. This is a joint appointment, with the home department determined by the successful candidate’s primary expertise. 

The Department of Entomology at Louisiana State University (LSU) invites applications for an Insect Physiologist. This position would be hired at the rank of tenure-track appointment of Assistant Professor, for 12 months, with 70% research responsibility and 30% teaching responsibility.

Apply by 05/16/2022
Starting July or August 2022 Term

The Xerces Society is seeking a Pollinator Conservation Planner and NRCS Partner Biologist in Walpole, NH.  The position will start in July or August of 2022. 

Apply by 05/31/2022
Starting August 2022 Term

The departments of Entomology and Plant Pathology at The Ohio State University invite applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor in Turfgrass Health. This is a joint appointment, with the home department determined by the successful candidate’s primary expertise.

Apply by 05/20/2022
starting July 1, 2022 Term

The Department of Entomology at the University of California-Riverside invites applicants for an Assistant Professor to develop an innovative, field-oriented, research program on the population dynamics and community ecology of mosquitoes. This is a 9 month, tenure-track position.

The Department of Entomology at the University of Minnesota invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position (40% Research/60% Extension) to establish a research and Extension program for integrated pest management (IPM) for arthropod pests in corn production systems.

Pollinator Partnership (P2) is looking for an experienced and passionate professional who possesses the skills to assist in expanding the Bee Friendly Farming program to the Pacific Northwest.

The University of Florida is seeking a Post-doctoral scholar in Insect Physiology/Virology for the Bonning Lab in the Department of Entomology and Nematology.

Apply by 06/01/2022
Starting Aug 1, 2022 Term

The Oklahoma State Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology seeks to hire an Integrated Pest Management Assistant Extension Specialist for Cotton crops. This position would be located at the Southwest Research & Extension Center (SWREC) near Altus, OK.

Apply by 06/30/2022
starting July 1, 2022 Term

A post-doctoral position is available through the University of Minnesota to study biological control control of a bird-parasite in Galapagos that is threatening Darwin's finches with extinction.

The USDA-ARS Bee Lab in Logan, UT, is hiring a post-doctoral researcher in bee genomics for two years. The position is open to U.S. citizens and permanent residents only.

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