PhD Research Assistantship in Agriculture Engineering and Animal Physiology
Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, Purdue University
West Lafayette, USA
The successful candidate will be involved in the development of research protocols, data collection, and analysis of data on understanding the impact of environmental and production stressors on scientific measures taken from pigs. Specifically, the research focus will be on the development and evaluation of a micro-environmental management system used to improve lactating sow and piglet performance, health, and welfare.
Questions about the position should be directed to Dr. Jay Johnson (Jay.Johnson@ars.usda.gov) and Dr. Robert Stwalley (firstname.lastname@example.org).