DEADLINE: March 20, 2020 – AOAC is looking for volunteers from government, academia and the private sector with advanced research degrees in the fields of food science, microbiology, chemistry and molecular biology, to serve as judges in the AOAC INTERNATIONAL/Eurofins Foundation “Testing for Life” Student Award.
The Award is designed to encourage student researchers who are advancing basic or applied science in analytical or molecular testing for food safety, food security, food defense, food authenticity, or health and environmental protection.
Five judges will be empaneled representing the diversity of AOAC stakeholders including government (U.S. Food and Drug Administration or U.S. Department of Agriculture), the food industry, academia, instrumentation technology sector, and method developers (preferably products/kits applicable to food safety testing).
The deadline to apply to be a judge is 11:59 EST on March 20, 2020. Apply now >