National Saving Tomorrow’s Agriculture Resources (STAR) has an opening for a Research Associate for a remote, 6-month part-time contract. Details PDF.

The national STAR Research Associate will be responsible for supporting the research components of the National STAR Program and STAR Affiliate programs with a focus on conducting foundational research to evaluate, identify, and document scientific evidence, data sources, and other information regarding the state of conservation in Affiliate states. The Research Associate will support the credibility and standardization of the National STAR Program and Affiliate STAR programs and work to explore and document developing science and evaluation methodologies to inform the continued improvement and development of STAR.

Interested applicants should send a tailored cover letter describing their interest and qualifications for the role and annualized compensation requirements, together with a resume and possible start date to This position posting will remain open until filled. Applicants will be considered on a rolling basis.