Open Position Announcements


Meat Scientist Faculty Position - Extension and Teaching Appointment (posted 11/6/14)

Animal Well-Being Faculty Position - Extension and Teaching Appointment (posted 5/15/14)

Post-Doctoral Positions

M.S. or Ph.D. Positions

A student interested in pursuing MS degree is needed to work on a project involving food allergic response in a swine model of soy protein allergy. Student should have interest in immunology and genomics. Student must have strong background in biology (animal science, veterinary medicine or human medicine) and able to learn laboratory procedures. The research involves the use of pigs lines selected for high and low immune response both as an agricultural species and as a model of human food allergies. Starting date is August 2015. Contact Dr. Ajuwon, Purdue University Department of Animal Sciences, at or by phone at 765-494-4822.

Two graduate assistantships are available:

Student Employment Opportunities at ASREC (Animal Sciences Research and Education Center)

Hands-on Poultry Research Opportunities!
The Makagon Lab is seeking motivated, reliable undergraduate students to join our poultry behavior research team. Temp and part-time paid positions are available starting in May 2014. Exact starting date is negotiable. Students will gain experience in on-farm and in-lab behavioral data collection techniques, data handling and analysis. Interested students should send a resume and copy of their summer availability to Giuseppe Vezzoli.

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