Post Doctoral Associate in Meat Science - University of Arkansas / Fayetteville




Job Location: Fayetteville, Arkansas
Job Type: Professional Non-Classified Position
Department: Animal Science


Annual Salary:
Commensurate with training and experience

Minimum Requirements:
Proficiency with various analytic skills and techniques are necessary as well as knowledge of meat science, food science and/or molecular biology as it pertains to meat science. A Ph.D. degree with research experience in Meat Science, Food Science, Animal Science or closely related field will be required. The candidate needs to have strong organizational, interpersonal and computer skills, demonstrated independence and confidence and willingness to travel when needed.

Preferred Qualifications:
Knowledge of the molecular influences, both intrinsic and extrinsic to meat quality, safety and composition will be advantageous.

Job Duties:
The successful candidate will be responsible for planning and conducting data collection, analysis and reporting of research results through publication as research reports and manuscripts in professional journals. The successful applicant will work in the areas of meat quality, safety, composition and processing. Other areas may also include but not limited to animal growth and development, sensory evaluation, packaging and cookery. The ideal candidate will also present research results at professional meetings and conferences. Secondary responsibilities will be to assist in research projects not under direct responsibility of the candidate. The successful candidate will also develop, write and submit extramural grants.

Where To Apply?
This is a two year position and may be extended given suitable performance and funding availability. Applicants should submit a curriculum vita, statement of research experience and interest, and contact information for three references to:

Dr. Fred Pohlman, c/o Hadley Twilley
Animal Science Department-AFLS B114
1 University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Office: 479/575-5634; Fax: 479/575-7294

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