Associate Professor in Food Safety (Leung Family Professorship)

Posted on Monday, December 11th, 2017

Position Title / Rank: Associate Professor in Food Safety (Leung Family Professorship)

College: Ontario Agricultural College

Department: Food Science

Deadline: January 31, 2018 or until a suitable candidate is found

Please reference AD #17-76

Position Description:

The Department of Food Science at the University of Guelph invites applications from qualified candidates for a tenure-track faculty position in food risk analysis at the Associate Professor rank. The position is sponsored by the Leung Family Foundation and will be known as the Leung Family Professorship in Food Safety.  Research interests may include any area of food risk analysis with preferred foci on methodologies and strategies for risk assessment and mitigation of food borne microbial (including viruses) hazards.

The successful candidate will hold a doctoral degree in Food Science, Food Safety, Risk Analysis, Microbiology or related discipline.  He/she will have substantial research experience, demonstrated evidence of research capacity, strong record of teaching, excellent communication skills, and recognized ability to support industry stakeholders. 

See complete posting on the University of Guelph Faculty Recruitment web page

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