One year internship with a possibility for extension.
This internship will provide the participant with a hands-on research experience in a study associated with seed germination and barley malting quality at the USDA-ARS, Cereal Crops Research Unit, Madison, WI.
The selected participant will learn how to collect data on the effect of ozone-induced reactive oxygen species on barley seed germination. Additionally the participant will learn how to conduct malting quality assays that includes enzyme activity, estimating protein content, beta glucan content.
ORISE Information: This program is administered by ORAU through its contract with the US Department of Energy to manage the Oa Ridge Institute for Science and Education. For application details contact: USDA-ARS@orau.org (Ref code: USDA-ARS-2022-0023).
Application deadline: 12/27/2021
Research project details contact: email@example.com
Citizenship: US citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident
Degree: Bachelor's within last 60 months or anticipated by 12/31/2021
The Agricultural Research Service (ARS) is the U.S. Department of Agriculture's chief scientific in-house research agency. Our job is finding solutions to agricultural problems that affect Americans every day from field to table.