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Fellow (Post Doc)
Department: 3670010050 Animal Sciences & Industry
Job no: 510481
Employment type: Staff Full Time (Unclassified - Term)
Location: Manhattan, Kansas
Categories: Agriculture, Research / Scientific / Grants, Natural / Quantitative Sciences, Food Safety, Food Science, Animal Sciences / Livestock, Food Systems
Pay Grade: 001
About This Role:
This position of a fellow post doc is to enhance the capabilities in bioinformatics analysis. Whole Genome Sequencing is increasingly used by food regulators and public health agencies to support food safety. This position will assist in building unique capabilities to stay up with the trends in the food safety industry.
Why Join Us:
The Department of Animal Sciences and Industry has a long and rich heritage. From the down-to-earth animal husbandry group that emerged from the Farming Department in 1901, to its current form as one of the largest Animal Science departments in the United States, K-State animal science has held fast to its commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and extension.
Moreover, we are fully engaged in embracing the challenges of the future in order to continue providing the objective information and training needed by the citizens of Kansas and elsewhere to thrive in the midst of change. The Animal Science program at Kansas State University ascribes to and seeks to model the core values articulated by the College of Agriculture and K-State Research and Extension.
Kansas State University offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, paid time off - vacation, sick, and holidays. To see what benefits are available, please visit: https://www.k-state.edu/hcs/benefits/overview/
We Support Diversity and Inclusion:
Kansas State University embraces diversity and inclusion. The university actively seeks individuals who foster a collegial environment and cooperative interactions with coworkers, students, and others. The University is dedicated to promoting the https://www.k-state.edu/about/community.html
What You'll Need to Succeed:
• PhD in in Biology, Molecular Biology, Microbiology, Food Science, Biochemistry, or related discipline
• One to three years of experience in a lab
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment
How to Apply:
Please submit the following documents:
• Page Up Applicant online application
• Cover Letter
Screening of Applications Begins:
Immediately and continues until position is filled.
Anticipated Hiring Salary Range:
Equal Employment Opportunity:
Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees.
Background Screening Statement:
In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.
Advertised: Apr 06, 2021
Application Closes: Open until filled
To apply, visit https://apptrkr.com/2233678