Postdoc Food Systems and Healthier Diets

Wageningen University & Research
August 30 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

The post-doctoral researcher is expected to advance research (and education) in the field of food systems and healthier diets. Core tasks of the candidate will be initiating and conducting research, which includes acquisition and publication, and (co)-supervising PhD and MSc thesis projects in the domain of food systems and healthier diets.

  1. To support country level food system analysis and foresight analysis, and especially provide expertise of nutrition and diet in these, including development of metrics, methods and tools for assessment of healthy diets;

  2. Identification of opportunities for research projects and relevant stakeholders, and acquisition of funds by (contribute to) development of research proposals in the area of food systems and healthier diets

  3. To present the results of research to academic and policy audiences through the writing of peer-reviewed journal articles and at conferences when opportunities arise.

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