As part of a continuing commitment to building a culturally diverse intellectual community and advancing scholars from different backgrounds in higher education, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Carolina Postdoctoral Program for Faculty Diversity (CPPFD) is pleased to offer postdoctoral research appointments for a period of two years. Postdoctoral scholars will be engaged full-time in research and may teach only one course per fiscal year. The stipend is $50,000 per calendar year.

The Department of Nutrition at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill strongly encourages all candidates interested in nutrition science to apply. Particular attention will be given to applicants whose research goals align with that of the Global Food Research Program. The Department of Nutrition is home to the UNC Nutrition Obesity Research Center, which provides training and mentoring opportunities and annual pilot awards. Additional funds are available for research expenses, including travel. Interested applicants who will have completed their doctoral degree no later than July 1, 2022 and no earlier than July 1, 2017 are eligible to apply.

The application deadline is 11:59PM EST November 15, 2021 with recommendations due no later than November 22, 2021. Click here for more information.