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Posted by: University of Arkansas

Posted date: Jan-24-2020

Location: Fayetteville, AR

Job Description: The Research Scientist will perform research projects to be conducted on agricultural production impacts on environmental systems using Life Cycle Assessment by working in such programs as SAS and MS EXCEL. Successful applicants must have the ability to use Life Cycle assessment programs, systems modeling, and software for data analysis. The project will investigate the impacts of innovative feed and animal production management practices on greenhouse gas emissions, yield, and water quantity, among other indicators. The project will use systems models, data, and Life Cycle Assessment to compare and analyze impacts from agricultural production systems. The project will also document and prepare peer reviewed manuscripts for this work.

Minimum Qualifications:
Ph.D. in chemical, biological, or related engineering discipline from an accredited institution of higher education
Experience with agricultural systems modeling, Life Cycle Assessment methodology

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience in data management and Life Cycle Assessment
Experience with agricultural systems modeling

Closing Date: January 31, 2020

Application: For a complete position announcement and information regarding how to apply, visit

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The University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The university welcomes applications without regard to age, race/color, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran status, military service, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity. The university is especially interested in applications from qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of all program areas. The University of Arkansas also has a commitment to be responsive to the needs of dual career couples. For additional information, visit the Human Resources website: http://hr.uark.edu. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act and persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment.
Post Details
Email mmatlock(at)uark.edu
Employer's Website www.uark.edu
Job Discipline Job Discipline -> Environmental Science
Job Classification Job Classification -> Postdoctoral Researcher
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Location Fayetteville, AR
Key Words postdoc, lifecycle assessmen
Start Date February 10, 2020
Salary 51,000
Deadline Jan-31-2020