Food Chemistry, Product Development & Ingredient Innovations, Teaching/Academic Research
The Department of Human Nutrition, Food and Animal Science (HNFAS) in the College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, University of Hawaii- Manoa is seeking applications for position of a full-time Assistant Professor (9-month tenure track , 50% Teaching/50% Research) in Food Science. For more information about the HNFAS Department, visit www.ctahr.hawaii.edu/hnfas/
The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching major and non-major undergraduate and graduate level food science courses (including but not limited to: Experimental Foods, Food Product Development, Nutritional Biochemistry, Sensory Evaluation/Flavor Chemistry). The incumbent is expected to participate in undergraduate and graduate student advising, to supervise graduate student laboratory experience, and to provide leadership and direction in the area of food science in departmental committees. The candidate is expected to develop a competitive research program in food science as it relates to post-harvest tropical product development, functional foods based on local production, or biochemical changes in food processing/packaging. A desire to facilitate interdisciplinary research and the ability to work cooperatively within a diverse department environment is necessary. The incumbent is to engage in professional activities at a local, state, and national level, disseminate knowledge through peer-reviewed publications and participation in scientific presentations.
To begin August 2017. For best consideration, all application materials should be received by May 26, 2017.
Submit the following to the address listed below: 1) Cover letter indicating how you satisfy the minimum and desirable qualifications, 2) curriculum vitae, 3 ) names and contact information for at least three professional references and 4) official transcripts (copies accepted, however official transcripts will be required upon hire). Applications can be emailed to HNFAS@ctahr.hawaii.edu with position # in the subject line.
Dr. Jinzeng Yang
Department of Human Nutrition, Food and Animal Sciences
College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources
1955 East West Road, Room 216
Honolulu, HI 96822
Dr. Jinzeng Yang; 808-956-6073; firstname.lastname@example.org
1. Doctorate in Food Science/Chemistry/Processing or related field from a college or university of recognized standing. ABD candidates may be considered, but all degree requirements must be completed at the time of hire.
2. Demonstrated ability as a teacher.
3. Demonstrated scholarly achievement.
4. Poise and good address for meeting and conferring with others.