Asst. Professor (TT) at Virginia Tech in the Department of Human Nutrition, Foods and Exercise. Review of applications will begin May 1, 2012 and continue until the position is filled.
TT = tenure track.
Position Summary: The Department of Human Nutrition, Foods and Exercise (HNFE,
http://hnfe.vt.edu) invites applications for a 9-month tenure-track appointment with research and teaching responsibilities at the level of Assistant Professor. We seek an outstanding individual with the unique experience, perspective and capabilities to develop a research program focusing on food and health. Desired areas of expertise are interaction of foods and dietary components (e.g. phytochemicals, nutraceuticals, pre-and pro-biotics, etc.) on metabolism, chronic disease and/or health (e.g. gastrointestinal health, immune function, biomarkers etc.).