Postdoc Research Associate – Food Security and Public Health | Iowa State University - Military Veterans

at HERC - Central Midwest

Ames, Iowa

Position Information: Position Title: Postdoc Research Associate â?? Food Security and Public Health Appointment Type: Post Doc/Trainee Job Description: Summary of Duties and Responsibilities: The Center for Food Security and Public Health at Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine is seeking applications for a Postdoc Research Associate with a DVM and expertise in swine and/or bovine production medicine to develop complex or specialized materials to address issues related to animal health, transboundary diseases and emergency preparedness, including Secure Food Supply Plans. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop and deliver educational resources, training modules, and other outreach materials for the public, producers, veterinarians and emergency response officials. This will prepare the candidate for a career in academia or industry. The term of employment initially offered will be one year, and may be extended up to five years subject to funding and satisfactory job performance. Preferred Qualifications: - An advanced academic degree in Public Health, Population Medicine, or related field. - Experience writing and presenting complex information to veterinarians. - Expertise or focus in swine and/or bovine production medicine or public health. Department Unit/Website: Proposed Start Date: October 25, 2021 Proposed End Date or Length of Term: October 24, 2022 Number of Months Employed Per Year: 12 Month Work Period Time Type: Full time Application Instructions: To apply for this position, please click on â??Applyâ?? and complete the Employment Application. Please be prepared to enter or attach the following: 1) Resume/Curriculum Vitae 2) Letter of Application/Cover Letter If you have questions regarding this application process, please email or call 515-294-4800 or Toll Free: 1-877-477-7485. Original Posting Date: September 28, 2021 Posting Close Date: October 12, 2021 Job Requisition Number: R6398

Ames, Iowa

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