Posted: Apr 1, 2021

Research Biologist/Research Nutritionist

Salary: $78,116.00 - $167,852.00 Annually
Application Deadline: Apr 30, 2021
Agriculture & Forestry/Wildlife

The U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Food Systems Research Unit, Burlington, VT invites applications for a Research Biologist/Research Nutritionist position GS-401;630-12;13;14;15 ($78,116-167,852 per annum).  A Food Systems biologist is needed to serve as part of a team, conducting strategic research that identifies and integrates the effects of sustainable farm management practices and development of small-farm products on consumer acceptability and health. Research results will improve the quality, marketability, nutrition, and shelf-life of healthy foods and improve sustainable farming. (Announcement ARS-D21Y-11062438-MB). The ideal candidate has research experience in food systems and identifying key factors in food that affect human health and nutrition.  This is a professional scientific position open to the public and U.S. citizenship is required.