Staff Positions

STEPS Senior Diversity Officer

The Science and Technologies for Phosphorus Sustainability (STEPS) Center is now seeking highly qualified applicants for STEPS Senior Diversity Officer. The Senior Diversity Officer is responsible for providing informal and formal professional mentorship for STEPS undergraduate students, graduate students, and postdoctoral scholars. The Senior Diversity Officer provides additional support for the educational and integration goals and activities of STEPS, particularly as it relates to the training, retention, and graduation of students. The Senior Diversity Officer will also develop and implement cross-cutting DEI programming to build and sustain an inclusive Center environment for all STEPS participants. To learn more and apply, please visit the job postinghttps://jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/161399.

Graduate Research Positions

Available graduate positions will be posted here as they become available. If you are interested in student opportunities in STEPS, please contact us.


Undergraduate Positions

Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)

STEPS REU and Research Experience for Future Farmers (REF)

STEPS will support 15 students for ten weeks during Summer 2023 through a multi-institutional REU/REF program. Students will work on independent research projects within the Center under the mentorship of STEPS Scholars and faculty. Students will be placed on projects that align with their research and career interests at one of the eight STEPS academic institutions.
Learn more here. Applications will open November 2022