Director of Animal Studies
Director Animal Studies-The Director will lead and manage the feeding, growth and disease challenge trials done with partners and CRO’s. The Director will design effective feeding trials for single cell protein in a variety of fish and animal species and will design effective disease challenge trials for single cell protein in a variety of fish and animal species. The Director of Animal Studies will monitor trials with CRO’s and feed companies and intervene when necessary. The Director of Animal Studies will be the point of contact for 3rd party research organizations worldwide and will support sales and marketing by interpreting trial results and helping articulate value proposition. The incumbent will interface with customer technical departments on an as-needed basis. The incumbent will work with regulatory to ensure all newly generated data is captured. The environment is focused on innovation and is a collaborative, fast paced organization. There is high potential to grow with the company that has world leading technology.
Qualifications include a PhD in Life Sciences, aquaculture or veterinary medicine, 2-5 years post-doc or private sector experience, willingness and ability to travel 25% of the time and experience across multiple species is a plus. Experience with crustaceans is a plus. Our ideal candidate is detail oriented and able to communicate results and summarize data.
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