Assistant Research Professor - Pre-Harvest Poultry Food Safety
Auburn University at Auburn
Location: Auburn, Alabama
Internal Number: 41445
The Auburn University (www.auburn.edu) College of Agriculture's Department of Poultry Science is seeking candidates for the position of Assistant Research Professor in the area of pre-harvest poultry food safety. This faculty position is a full-time, twelve-month, non-tenure track research appointment renewable annually contingent upon satisfactory performance and funding. Full-time positions are eligible for benefits, including health insurance.
Responsibilities: The successful candidate will be responsible for developing a pre-harvest poultry food safety and microbiology program focused on environmental factors influencing the presence and levels of human foodborne pathogens. In addition, the successful candidate will mentor poultry science graduate and undergraduate students, engage in scholarship that results in peer-reviewed publications, and secure extramural funding to support their research program from sources such as USDA-NIFA, NSF, and other competitive programs, as well as from relevant industries in Alabama and across the country.
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