PhD researcher

Binge Organics

About the company:

"Binge Organics" is a start-up company that develops advanced technologies for growing the black soldier fly on food waste. As part of a unique project funded by the Innovation Authority and other projects, a researcher is needed for interesting and challenging work. The company is owned by the Shahar Group, which is the leading food recycling company in Israel.

Job description:

1. Professional leadership of a diverse experimental program and development processes
2. Communication with partners and service providers (such as: researchers in academia and industry, laboratories, suppliers)
3. Work in a dynamic environment
4. Partnership in writing research proposals

Required qualifications:

1. Ph.D. in life sciences, animal sciences (including agriculture, veterinary)
2. Ability to work independently, order, organization, attention to details, risk management, creativity
3. Ability to work physically in an insect farming environment
4. English at an excellent level (including: the ability to understand scientific articles).
5. Mastery of Microsoft Office
6. Broad and multidisciplinary view and the ability to synthesize information from experiments
7. Background in entomology, animal nutrition – an advantage
8. Experience in wet lab work – an advantage
9. Statistical understanding – an advantage
The work is carried out at the company's site in Moshav Timurim, full time, immediate availability is required.

Job location

Moshav Timurim