Thank you for your interest in the N.C. State University Plants for Human Health Institute. We are very excited about our new growth opportunities at the N.C. Research Campus and hope to expand our team as we continue to recruit new faculty to the institute. As new positions become available, we will list details in this section.
Current Job Openings
- NMR POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH ASSOCIATE
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A postdoctoral position is available immediately to identify and characterize natural plant-derived compounds that promote human health, supported with a state-of-the art fleet of analytical instrumentation. The candidate will help to elucidate the inherent differences in polyphenol content of fruits and vegetables as a function of variety, ripening stage, farming technique, storage conditions and postharvest handling. The research focuses on the identification and quantification of natural products utilizing NMR, LC-MS, and HPLC, and will integrate bioassays for efficacy relevant to human health.
- SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM 2014 (Click to Review or Apply)
Paid research internship opportunities are available for the summer of 2014. Interns will assist researchers with a wide range of projects and tasks involving the discovery and delivery of health-promoting compounds in plants like fruits and vegetables. Potential interns must have full-time student status at their home institution (four-year college or university, community college or high school).
- P2EP Internships
The Plant Pathways Elucidation Project (P2EP) involves a unique 9-weeks summer internship program, which provides undergraduate students opportunities to participate and gain research experience in a multidisciplinary, cross-institutional research environment.
Visit https://jobs.ncsu.edu to search for more jobs within N.C. State University. Resumes are kept on file and distributed through listserv announcements for those who have expressed interest in job opportunities with the Plants for Human Health Institute.
Please visit N.C. Research Campus website for the most up-to-date list of available positions at the campus.
Living and Working in Kannapolis and the Charlotte Region
The Plants for Human Health Institute and the N.C. Research Campus, are located in Kannapolis, a thriving city of 43,000 located along the I-85 corridor just outside of Charlotte. A central point in the high-growth area north of Charlotte’s city center, Kannapolis is within 30 minutes from I-77, Uptown Charlotte, Charlotte Douglas International Airport, Davidson College and the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.