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Job Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working with the Nutrition Policy Institute. We are happy to hear from talented candidates who want to move forward in their careers and make an impact on nutrition research and public health.


Assistant or Associate Project Scientist (2 positions available) 

The Nutrition Policy Institute is seeking to hire two Assistant or Associate Project Scientists to support our work to evaluate California’s universal school meals program, including conducting quantitative and qualitative analysis. The salaries are $71,500 to $91,000 or $87,000 to $107,600 annually. These are one-year renewable term appointments with possible extensions. Application packets must be received by October 10, 2023, to ensure full consideration.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.