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
- EXTENSION ASSOCIATE – NUTRITION (Click to Review or Apply)
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PHHI is hiring for a nutrition-related position with its N.C. Cooperative Extension team based at the N.C. Research Campus (NCRC) in Kannapolis. This position will be responsible for creating a nutrition-oriented program to engage faculty from N.C. State University, NCRC partners and others while developing and disseminating research-based resources that educate key audiences about the health-promoting characteristics of plants (primarily fruits and vegetables).
- EXTENSION ASSISTANT – FOOD SAFETY (Click to Review or Apply)
This position will assist the Extension Associate for Horticulture/Food Safety with the N.C. Fresh Produce Safety program at NCSU. This position will help with the administrative development of Extension food safety programs for county Extension agents and growers. This is a bi-weekly position for 25-30 hours/week for a limited time (June-September).
- 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.