Research Technician at the Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi
Research Technician at the Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi. As a matter of fact, The Molecular Biology Laboratory of the Federal University of Agriculture Makurdi (FUAM) invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for the vacant position below:
Job Title: Research Technician
Location: Makurdi, Benue
Research-will contribute to the field activities of the project titled “Genetic improvement of cowpea for Striga/Alectra resistance using molecular tools in Nigeria under direct supervision of the Project Leader. He/she will:
Contribute to development and deployment for cowpea genetic improvement.
Provide leadership and be responsible for coordination of all field activities.
The candidate should have an OND/HND in Crop Production, Plant Science or Pest Management.
Statistical analysis and reporting
Field crop establishment and data collection
Good communication and interpersonal skills.
The job position is for a period of two years renewable subject to availability of funds.
Application Closing Date
25th April, 2019.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their Applications which must include the following below:
A Covering Letter which should address how the candidates background/experience relates to the position applied for;
Names and Addresses of three professional referees (which must include either the Head of the applicants current or previous organization or applicants direct Supervisor/Superior at his/her present or former place of work).
All applications should be addressed and sent to:
Federal University of Agriculture,
P.M.B. 2373, Makurdi,