Canada Research Chair (Tier 1) in Plant-based Foods for Nutrition and Health

Closing date: Review of applications will begin in February 2019. Applications will be accepted and evaluated until the position is filled.

Contact: Dr. Kishor Wasan at kishor.wasan@usask.ca 

The College of Pharmacy and Nutrition at the University of Saskatchewan invites applications for a tenured Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Plant-based Foods for Nutrition and Health. The successful candidate will lead an innovative program of research that responds to concerns about global diet trends and need for sustainable sources of protein and nutrient-dense foods to address the persistent problems of malnutrition, e.g., undernutrition, micronutrient deficiency, obesity, and diet-related diseases.

Candidates must hold a PhD in nutrition or other relevant field and be at the professor or associate professor level.

View the full job posting and details on how to apply here.

The anticipated start date is July 1, 2019, but is negotiable.