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A graduate assistantship for a Ph.D. candidate is available in the Department of Entomology at Iowa State University. Research work will focus on the use of cover crops and entomopathogenic nematodes to enhance management of key insect pests in corn. This assistantship will cover tuition, stipend and health insurance. Iowa State University is widely recognized for excellence in the area of agricultural research, and graduates from the Department of Entomology have career opportunities in academia, government and industry. Iowa State University is located in Ames, which is ranked among the best cities to live in the United States. To learn more about the Department of Entomology, visit . If you are interested in this assistantship, please contact Aaron Gassmann (

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