A TENURE TRACK POSITION IN FOOD SCIENCE IS OPEN AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HELSINKI
Closing date for applications: 31 October 2011 at 15.45 local Helsinki time
The Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry is announcing one open tenure-track position in food science. The position will be located at the Department of Food and Environmental Sciences on the Viikki Campus, an internationally recognised centre of biosciences.
The assistant professor in food science will carry out research, provide teaching, supervise theses and dissertations, obtain external research funding and promote community relations.
The appointee is expected to be active in the research area of Food production chains, which emphasises food processing, food production technologies and related physico-chemical material research in order to obtain desired technological and sensory properties, structure and nutritional quality as well as other quality characteristics. Due to the broad scope of this field, research can be directed and targeted to relevant sectors, depending on the appointee’s research interests.