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

Monday, January 30, 2017


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; choose job ID 21926 under “advanced search” and follow the “apply now” links. General application information can be found at 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 for more information.

PDF of Announcement

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Third Annual Midwest Bioinformatics Conference

Event date(s): Wednesday, April 11, 2018 to Thursday, April 12, 2018
Location: MU Bond Life Sciences Center Monsanto Auditorium | 1201 Rollins St., Columbia, MO 65201

The Third Annual Bioinformatics Conference serves to bring together bioinformatics-minded researchers from academia and industry to discover capabilities, share tactical approaches to problem solving, explore synergies, and launch potential collaborations.

The goals of the Conference are (1) bring together bioinformatics-minded researchers from academia and industry to discover capabilities, share tactical approaches to problem-solving, explore synergies, and launch potential collaborations, and (2) provide an opportunity for bioinformatics students to learn about employment opportunities within the region and employers to meet prospective candidates.


Marylyn D. Ritchie, PhD

Johnny Park, PhD

Blake Meyers, PhD




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Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center