University of Vermont

Animal Science Candidate to Give Seminar on Genomics and Disease Epidemiology

The Department of Animal Science is interviewing candidates for a tenure-track position in animal health. The first candidate, Jeffrey Foster, research assistant professor at the Center for Microbial Genetics & Genomics at Northern Arizona University, will deliver a seminar titled, "Genomic Approaches to Disease Epidemiology in Livestock and Wildlife" Tuesday, March 5 at 10 a.m. in the Chittenden Bank Room, Davis Center.

The talk is free and open to the public.

Two more presentations are scheduled for the position:

Kuldeep Chattha, postdoctoral researcher at the Ohio Agricultural Research Development Center, The Ohio State University, speak at 10 a.m. on Thursday, March 14 in the Davis Center's Williams Family Room.

Justin Brown, assistant research scientist in the College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Georgia, will deliver his seminar Monday, March 25 at 10:30 a.m. in the Davis Center's Chittenden Bank Room.

Information:(802) 656-0155.