TRAINEE AND INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Research Kitchen Trainee

Opportunity Number:
12
Lab/Department:
Research Kitchen Core
Details:
The Research Kitchen at Pennington Biomedical Research Center is offering a non-paid trainee experience for dietetic certification rotation and/or internship.

Trainee may participate in collaboration with research kitchen staff and gain exposure and experience to clinical studies, protocols and implementation as it pertains to the research kitchen. Trainee may help prepare, assemble and serve carefully portioned trays to be consumed by participants enrolled in various clinical trials. Exposure and experience with commercial food service equipment, electronic balances, etc.

Trainee may earn up to 3-6 hours of curriculum credit; student enrollment requirements apply.
Preferred Majors:
Nutrition, Food Science
Areas of Interest:
Nutrition Research, Food Service
Course Credit:
Yes
Paid Position:
No
To Apply:
Please download the General Interest Application (GIA) form, save to your desktop, complete the form and email it, along with your résumé and cover letter, to trainees@pbrc.edu; each application will be reviewed with the intent to find a mentor/lab to match your training interests.  Applicants will be notified of match/non-match status.
LSU/PBRC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER