opportunities

USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture Funding Opportunities

Friday, April 21, 2017

Agriculture and Food Research Initiative - Sustainable Bioenergy and Bioproducts Challenge Area

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Deadline Date: Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Agriculture and Food Research Initiative - Resilient Agroecosystems in a Changing Climate

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Deadline Date: Thursday, July 13, 2017

NSF - NIFA Plant Biotic Interactions Program

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Deadline Date: Friday, September 1, 2017

Agriculture and Food Research Initiative - Food, Agriculture, Natural Resources and Human Sciences Education and Literacy Initiative

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Predoctoral Fellowships: Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Postdoctoral Fellowships: Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Professional Development for Secondary School Teachers and Educational Professionals: Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Research and Extension Experiences for Undergraduates: Wednesday, June 28, 2017

MU Searching for Assistant, Associate, and Full Professors in Food Sustainability

Monday, January 30, 2017

Overview

The food sustainability search is part of a broad effort to hire up to 15 faculty in sustainability (including energy, smart cities, and water besides food), and up to 25--35 more faculty in big data analytics and innovations in biomedicine.  Many of these other positions will be joint between the College of Engineering and other Schools and Colleges in the University, including those in agriculture, public policy, veterinary and human medicine, and arts and sciences. 

Application Materials

Applicants should submit a CV, a research plan, a teaching statement, and a list of three to five professional references as a single pdf file to https://myhr.umsystem.edu/psp/tamext/COLUM/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_CE.GBL?SiteId=9; choose job ID 21926 under “advanced search” and follow the “apply now” links. General application information can be found at http://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic/. Inquiries can be directed to Professor Toni Kazic, Search Committee Chair, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211. Phone: (573) 882-1946, Email: KazicT [at] missouri [dot] edu (subject: Food%20Sustainability%20Search) . Email is preferred; please include the words “food sustainability search” in the subject line.  Also see http://engineeringcareers.missouri.edu/ for more information.

PDF of Announcement

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