Executive Manager – Physiology Research
The incumbent will lead the research program and manage a team of highly qualified and motivated PhD biologists, physiologists, lab technicians and the physiology lab that has access to state of the art animal research facilities and laboratories. This position works cross functionally to evaluate new biological concepts that address industry needs and brings the necessary biological sciences to explain and develop the value proposition of products. This position disseminates he information into the scientific community by actively presenting at meetings, publishing in scientific journals and collaborating with international and external scientists to establish credibility and extend the research capability of the organization.
Qualifications include a PhD in poultry or swine with 5+ years of experience managing people and research programs in the area of gut health, immunology and/or animal physiology. The successful candidate will have a good understanding of the current industry changing needs, be knowledgeable in monogastric basic and applied nutrition and physiology and experimental designs and statistics. The successful candidate will demonstrate good communication skills to present results to upper management, scientists, technical teams and customers and publish in scientific and non-scientific journals.Apply Now