The Noble Research Institute, LLC is seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow. Research will be done within Industry Relations and Stewardship focusing on beef cattle and sustainability.
The position will be funded by McDonalds.
This funding is scheduled to end on or before February 2019, and is anticipated to be renewed based upon performance and funding availability. The program will be reviewed in its final stages and if approved, this project has the possibility of an extension which would allow for a total of approximately two years of funding.
EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
The successful candidate will be primarily responsible for performing mission oriented research as directed by supervisor in line with the overall Institute's mission. This role will focus on the analysis of beef cattle performance data, sustainability metrics, and the ensuing costs and benefits to each sector of the beef industry. Other areas of focus include quantifying the economic impacts of stewardshp principles and ecosystem services throughout all sectors of the agricultural industry, particulary beef cattle production.
A Ph.D. in animal science, agricultural economics or agribusiness. No experience required; 2 years in research preferred.