Dairy research positions in scotland
Scotland's Rural College wish to recruit the following positions:
Professor / Reader in Dairy Nutrition, Dumfries
Professor / Reader in Global Dairy Systems, Dumfries
Professor / Reader in Tropical Dairy Genetics/Genomics, Edinburgh
Post-doctoral Research Assistant in Tropical Dairy Genetics/Genomics, Edinburgh
Post doc in Management of Dairy Cows at SLU Uppsala
This post is available at SLU Uppsala with Prof Sigrid Agenäs.
The two main research projects the post-doc will be involved in are “New management protocols for management of dairy cows and their calves in early lactation” and “Possibilities to use LED light for lactating dairy cows”.
Deadline: 17th September
Pursue and supervise research related to metabolic and endocrine signaling regulating energy metabolism and adaptation of the immune system to metabolic stress, particularly in the dairy cow. Develop and conduct in vivo and in vitro experiments, and perform statistical analyses.
We are looking for a candidate with an excellent research qualification holding a PhD in veterinary sciences, animal sciences or nutritional biochemistry. The successful candidate should have knowledge in animal physiology and biochemistry and experience with methods of animal nutrition. The appointee is expected to show dedication and to be a team player. Practical implementation of new methods, writing research proposals and publications and a keen interest in science are expected. Acquisition of third‐party funding is required. Working languages are English and German.
For detailed information contact:
Dr. H. M. Hammon (hammon@fbn‐dummerstorf.de 038208/68 670).