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Graduate research assistant sought for Louisiana Forest Products Development Center

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Graduate research assistant sought for Louisiana Forest Products Development Center

Graduate research assistant sought for Louisiana Forest Products Development Center

Dr. Richard Vlosky, director of the Louisiana Forest Products Development Center, Crosby Land & Resources Endowed Professor of Forest Sector Business Development, states LSU is seeking a graduate assistant for a Master of Science student in the center.

"The successful candidate will be involved in a cutting-edge project in the field of forest products marketing/business development with a focus on evaluation of market potential for Cross-Laminated Lumber (CLT) and Massive Veneer Panels (MVP) in the Southern United States using Southern Yellow Pine," according to Vlosky.

The MS candidate will co-lead the study with Vlosky and will be funded during the two-year period with assistantship, plus have paid tuition, fees and insurance.

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