Cornell University POSTDOCTORAL TRAINEESHIP AVAILABLE IN MATERNAL AND CHILD NUTRITION
Sep 04, 2012 10:58 AM
The Division of Nutritional Sciences at Cornell University seeks to fill an NIH-funded postdoctoral fellowship in Maternal and Child Nutrition. The successful applicant will have a PhD, MD or equivalent degree and a record of accomplishment in a related science (nutritional, biological, chemical or social), public health, epidemiology or medicine, and will be committed to a career of research in Maternal and Child Nutrition. Research will be conducted under the supervision of one or more of 10 faculty mentors (K.M. Rasmussen, Program Director; J.T. Brenna, M.A. Caudill, J.D. Haas, K. O’Brien, C.M. Olson, P.D. Soloway, R.J. Stoltzfus, P.J. Stover and B.J. Strupp) in the Division of Nutritional Sciences (http://www.human.cornell.edu/dns/academic/facultyconcen.cfm). Opportunities are available for classroom-based training and professional development in teaching and proposal development. US citizenship or permanent residency at the time of application is required. This position is available immediately.
Qualified individuals must apply through Jobs at Cornell (https://www.hr.cornell.edu/jobs/). This position has been assigned posting number 18367 under Faculty and Non-Faculty Instruction, Research and Extension Positions.
Applicants should upload 1 document that includes: their curriculum vitae (with list of publications) and a statement of their research interests as well as a list of 3 references who have been asked, by the candidate, to send a letter of reference under separate cover by the application closing date to Professor Kathleen Rasmussen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Questions in advance of application should be directed to Professor Kathleen Rasmussen at email@example.com.
Closing date: October 1, 2012 or until a suitable candidate is identified.