TPS group in field
(Image credit: Marco Mechan Llontop)

November 9-11, 2018
Virginia Tech, Blacksburg Virginia

The Translational Plant Sciences Graduate Recruiting Weekend is an excellent opportunity for individuals interested in pursuing doctoral study to learn more about molecular plant research. 

This multi-day event showcases novel discoveries and latest technologies in the field of molecular plant research led by Virginia Tech's diverse faculty and students, allowing participants the opportunity to explore options for an advanced degree in a relaxed setting.

  • Dinner socials with faculty and students
  • Mini-workshops and lab tours
  • Campus tours
  • Admissions information sessions
  • Student led outings and activities

To apply, please upload (1) your resume including 3 references with email addresses and (2) unofficial transcripts.  Application deadline for the 2018 Graduate Recruiting Weekend is October 7.  Selected candidates will be notified during the week of October 15th.