Employment Opportunities Title Post Doc/Research Investigator Categories Post-Doctoral Organization International Flavors & Fragrances Location Union Beach, NJ Website https://www.iff.com/en/careers/why-iff Contact email@example.com Job Information In this position, you will develop taste modulation solutions that will help our customers/consumers reduce the consumption of negative nutrients such as sugar, salt, fat; and increase the consumption of positive nutrients such plant protein, plant milk, whole grains etc. We are seeking highly motivated and passionate candidates with clearly demonstrated leadership skills and expertise in natural products and food science research. The primary responsibility of this position is to lead and develop proprietary natural taste modulation solutions and clean label flavor ingredients. Scope of the position includes Design and conduct research for developing proprietary, cost-effective, globally natural, and clean-label flavor ingredients and flavorings with taste modifying properties. Coordinate and conduct analytical research as related to natural products isolation, identification, and quantification. Identify raw material and natural product sources for product development and commercialization. Coordinate raw material supply chain Develop/obtain required sensory and analytical data, regulatory approval and coordinate scale up and commercialization of the products by working closely with different departments. Write organized reports to summarize research findings and product development process. Review competitor product and patent literature and write patents for novel products Key Responsibilities: Develop natural taste modulation and clean label taste solutions Coordinate raw material sourcing, product evaluation, analytical and regulatory validation, process scale up, and commercialization Review ‘prior art’, prepare patent applications, and technical reports Travel Title Laboratory Manager Categories Industry Organization Camag Scientific, Inc. Location Wilmington, NC Website https://www.camag.com/en/home.cfm Contact firstname.lastname@example.org Job Information CAMAG, located in Switzerland, is the world leader in instrumental Thin-Layer Chromatography (TLC/HPTLC). Camag Scientific, Inc. (CSI), is a subsidiary of CAMAG and is the exclusive distributor of CAMAG products in the USA and Canada. CSI is seeking a Laboratory Manager for our office in Wilmington, NC. After thorough training in the CSI and CAMAG laboratories, the Laboratory Manager will be responsible for the following tasks: • Managing the day to day operations of our laboratory • Developing and validating qualitative and quantitative HPTLC methods • Providing analytical feedback to the CAMAG laboratory in Switzerland • Providing laboratory support to our sales team as needed, including performing feasibility studies for potential customers • Educating customers on various aspects of HPTLC, including general and advanced concepts, as well as method development • Developing and leading practical training courses, which may take place in our lab, at customer sites, or at other facilities around the US and Canada • Providing application support to customers via phone or email on a routine basis • Attending congresses and scientific meetings as needed, including giving presentations or presenting posters • Keeping educated on the newest developments regarding CAMAG’s applications by working frequently with the CAMAG laboratory in Switzerland Qualifications: • At minimum a Bachelor’s Degree in natural sciences with emphasis on chromatographic analysis; an advanced degree is preferred • Practical skills in using analytical lab equipment and excellent software skills in analytics • Experience in method development, validation of methods, routine analysis, and scientific problem-solving with a focus on commercially viable solutions • Critical thinking abilities combined with strict compliance with guidelines and standards • Ability to outline and teach complex matters in a comprehensive way • The ability to be at ease holding discussions with opinion leaders and management, as well as analysts in the lab • Excellent oral presentation and interpersonal skills • Perfect command of spoken and written English • Flexible, well organized, reliable, motivated, goal-oriented, and independent • Must be a US citizen or permanent resident • Must be willing to travel throughout the US and Canada as needed (~25%), with possible travel to Switzerland (particularly for training) For more information or to apply, please contact: Don Oates General Manager 910-343-1830 email@example.com Title Research Associate Categories Academic Organization North Carolina A&T State University Location North Carolina A&T State University Website https://jobs.ncat.edu/postings/16178 Job Information Study the chemical composition, bioavailability and bio-efficacy of components in functional foods and herbal medicine. Purification of phytochemicals from raw extracts using different column chromatography; structure elucidation of bioactive natural products using 1D and 2D NMR spectra; structure modification of bioactive components; Using HPLC and LCMS to study the biotransformation and bioavailability of natural products in cells, mice and humans; Hands on experience with mice. The Center for Excellence in Post-Harvest Technologies fosters interdisciplinary research in post-harvest technologies, including: – Developing and testing functional foods – Isolating and characterizing the health-promoting components in foods – Improving processes to extend shelf life, and control spoilage and foodborne pathogens – Developing new, value-added products from agricultural commodities – Evaluating and modeling consumer acceptance of food products – Developing and testing novel biodegradable and bioactive food packaging – Optimizing parameters for process-engineering Page 2 Jobs 7-9 of 9 This job listing was created using Job Manager for WordPress, by Tom Townsend.