Position Announcement

Job Title:  Postdoctoral Associate or Temporary Visiting Scientist in Food Microbiology/Safety

Required Qualifications: Ph.D. in Microbiology, Food Science, Veterinary Medicine, or related field.

Desired Skills and Job Description:  Preferred experience in applied microbiology research. The successful applicant should have previous training and experience in foodborne pathogens, microbial physiology and ecology, and molecular biological techniques.  It is also desirable past work on human pathogen interaction with soil microorganisms and plants. The successful applicant is expected to conduct an interdisciplinary research in the field of produce safety and work closely with graduate students.  Salary is depending on experience. 

Application deadline: August 1, 2011 or until a suitable candidate is found

To apply: Submit your curriculum vitae, and the names of three references to

Dr. Xiuping Jiang
Department of Food, Nutrition, and Packaging Sciences
223 Poole Agricultural Center
Box 340316
Clemson University
Clemson, SC 29634-0316, USA

email: xiuping@clemson.edu