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    Summary

    The incumbent serves as a Research Nutritionist/Physiologist/Biologist in the research management unit entitled "Dietary Prevention of Obesity Related Disease Research" at the USDA-ARS Grand Forks Human Nutrition Research Center (GFHNRC) in Grand Forks, North Dakota, Plains Area of ARS. The duty location is the Edward T. Shafer Agricultural Research Center in Fargo, North Dakota.

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    Responsibilities

    • Conducts research designed to provide an understanding of the influences of soil health, soil management practices and production practices upon the nutritional quality and post-harvest traits of foods produced in the Northern Great Plains.
    • Develops productive collaborations with scientists from universities, industry, government and other key stakeholders.
    • Effectively translates and communicates research results to the public.
    • Conducts research to provide scientific evidence upon which food production and human food and nutrition guidance can be based.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    15

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