Available Positions

Undergraduate Students

Position availability: Throughout the year

There are various positions throughout the year for undergraduate students registered at UGA and other institutions. We hire 4-5 students per semester to assist with research in the laboratory, greenhouse and field. If you are interested in these opportunities, please contact Dr. Chavez.

Graduate Student Positions

Position availability: Applications throughout the year

MS and PhD students are encouraged to apply to our graduate programs at the Department of Horticulture and the Institute of Plant Breeding, Genetics and Genomics. Assistantships are available on a competitive basis to exceptional applicants. Interested parties should contact Dr. Chavez and provide a Statement of Purpose, GRE (if available), GPA, and TOEFL (international students).