About This Role:
The Kansas State University Department of Grain Science and
Industry is seeking applicants for a Post-doc in the area of
emulsion and encapsulation. Candidates must have prior research
experience and knowledge of emulsion and colloid science.
Candidates should be familiar with emulsion characterization
techniques. It is necessary and expected for the candidate in this
position to determine structure, properties and applications of
polysaccharide-based emulsion stabilizers. Candidates should
demonstrate a strong track record of research publications in
refereed journals. The successful candidate is expected to write
reports and manuscripts for publication and give presentations to
industrial companies and at scientific conferences. The candidate
must be able to work in a multi-cultural environment. This is a
full time, term position for 12 months with continuation of this
position contingent on the continued funding, satisfactory progress
and the need for the services.
We Support Diversity and Inclusion:
Kansas State University embraces diversity and promotes
inclusion in every sector of the institution. The university
actively seeks individuals whose commitments and contributions will
advance the University's dedication to the Principles of
What You'll Need to Succeed:
Minimum Requirements: Ph. D. Degree in chemistry, biochemistry,
polymer science, grain science, food science or relevant discipline
and two years of relevant experience.
Preferred Qualifications: A strong track record of research
publication in refereed journals. Excellent oral and written
Candidates should be highly motivated, can do research
independently and have a strong background in emulsion science.
- Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States at
the time of employment
How to Apply:
Please submit the following documents: Qualified persons are
requested to submit a letter of interest with background
experience; a resume (including publication list with complete
citations) and two listed references with their current contact
information (name, title, affiliation, phone and email
information); and official academic transcripts.
Screening of Applications Begins:
Immediately and continues until position is filled.
Salary Range/ Pay Rate:
$47,476 to $65,000 ($22.82 - $31.25 per hour)
Equal Employment Opportunity:
Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of
individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively
seeks diversity among its employees.
Background Screening Statement:
In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State
University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the
process of considering your candidacy as an employee.
Advertised: Dec 17, 2020 Central Standard Time