Guangdong Technion-Israel Institute of Technology
Job Post –Senior Biochemist (Food Scientist)
Position Title: Senior Biochemist (Food Scientist)
Reporting to: Professor Sima Yaron
Start Date: June 2018
Type of Position: Full time
Number of Hiring: 1
Guangdong Technion Israel Institute of Technology (GTIIT) in Shantou, Guangdong Province, is looking for an experienced PhD in Biochemistry or Food Science to serve as manager of teaching laboratories for undergraduate students and to perform research in relevant projects in the newly opened institute.
The incumbent is responsible for establishing and running new teaching laboratories (Biochemistry or Food analysis); preparing and operating the laboratory; student training; teaching new users in operating the equipment, responsibility for laboratory infrastructure and safety issues; participating in research projects.
The "Biochemistry” lab includes basic techniques in biochemistry, kinetics, protein quality evaluation, quantification of sugars, lipid assessment and vitamin stability.
The "Food Analysis” lab includes a large variety of traditional and advanced methods for analyzing food components such as water, fats, proteins, carbohydrates, antioxidants, salt, caffeine and more. Methods include titration, distillation, drying, polarimetry, HPLC, GC, GC-MS, NIR analysis, flash evaporation, fluorescence, immune-chemistry (ELISA).
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