The University of Florida invites applications for a 9-month, tenure-accruing position at the rank of Assistant Professor. The successful applicant will hold a 50% teaching, 40% research, and 10% extension appointment in the Food Science and Human Nutrition (FSHN) Department, a unit of the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS). Applicants must hold an earned doctorate in Food Science or a closely related discipline.

The successful individual will teach core courses in food chemistry, analysis, or processing, with options to develop additional offerings. Teaching duties will include student advising. The candidate is expected to maintain an active research program in the areas of food chemistry, food engineering, processing, and/or sustainable processes. The candidate is also expected to develop an appropriate extension program that will complement their research and teaching programs.

Individuals seeking more information and wishing to apply must go online to and submit the requested materials.

Please send direct inquiries or requests for the full job description to Dr. Soo Ahn, Search and Screen Committee Chair, at either 352-294-3909 or For full consideration, candidates

The position will remain open until a viable applicant pool is determined.

The University of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff