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Research Technician

by Maya J. Sze on December 18, 2021

The Kaplan Lab ( in the Department of Entomology at Purdue University ( in West Lafayette, Indiana, invites applicants for a research technician. This is a full-time (40 hr/wk) position. Duration is flexible, but the ideal candidate will stay for at least 6 months. Start date is January to March 2022; ending in summer/fall 2022. Hourly pay rate is commensurate with experience.

Individual will assist graduate students and postdocs in the lab on projects that include: i) helping to process and categorize bee and fly specimens in the lab; and ii) collecting pollinators from field sites (different cropping systems) and performing floral observations.

-BS in entomology, ecology, plant sciences or a related field of biology
-Experience conducting lab or field research
-Prior experience with insects is preferred
-Must have a drivers license and be able to work independently

To apply, please send a cover letter, CV, and contact information for at least 2 references to Ian Kaplan (

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