Funded Graduate Assistant opportunities at Mississippi State University

The Department of Food Science, Nutrition and Health Promotion at Mississippi State University has 2 positions available (start date January, 2016)

Graduate Teaching Assistant (TA2) $14,000 per year ($14/hour, 20 hours per week), 2 years appointment, including partial tuition waiver

Teaching Assistant responsibilities: helping with class assignments, lecture development, and other activities related to teaching and management of accreditation of our internship program.

Graduate Research Assistant $21,000 per year ($21/hour, 20 hours per week), 2 year appointment,  including full tuition waiver for two years plus health insurance.

Research Assistant responsibilities: This is a great opportunity for a student (preferably PhD student) with interest in research and publication. Superior English and writing skills are essential for this position.

Our department offers BS degree programs in several fields, including a national Institute of Food Technologists-approved food science program, food processing, food safety, culinology (in conjunction with MS University for Women), and a nationally Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics-accredited dietetic/nutrition program. We offer MS degrees in food science, nutrition and health promotion, and a Ph.D. degree in food science and nutrition.

Please sent application letter, resume including GPA, GRE scores, and your professional interests to:

Terezie Tolar Mosby, EdD, MS, RD, FAND, LDN
Assistant Professor and Dietetic Internship Director
Department of Food Science, Nutrition, and Health Promotion

Mailing Address | PO Box 9805 | 204 Herzer, Stone Boulevard | Mississippi State, MS 39762
662-325-5902 (Office) | 901-219-8364 (Mobile) |

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