Search for Scientific Director to Lead World-Class Maple Research

The Proctor Maple Research Center sugarhouse with a colorful fall forest behind it.
Proctor Maple Research Center’s Sumner Williams Sugarhouse.

The University of Vermont Proctor Maple Research Center (PMRC) is an internationally known hub of basic and applied research, demonstration, and education that supports the maple industry.

Established in 1946, PMRC is a field station with modern laboratory facilities, a state-of-the-art sugarhouse, and surrounded by two major stands of sugarwoods at the base of Vermont’s tallest mountain. For over 75 years, scientists and specialists have contributed practical and scholarly knowledge in areas such as tree biology, tap, tubing and evaporator technology, sap yield influences, equipment sanitation, sugarbush management, and the effects of climate change. Continue reading “Search for Scientific Director to Lead World-Class Maple Research”