Knowledge for better food systems

Postdoctoral position: Spatial epidemiology of antimicrobial resistance, ETH Zürich, Switzerland

Deadline: 
2 Mar 2019

ETH Zürich is advertising a postdoctoral position on the topic of surveillance of antimicrobial resistance in low- and middle-income countries, focusing on the spatial association between antimicrobial use and resistance in pig farms in Thailand.

Applicants should ideally have: a background in veterinary sciences, epidemiology, or quantitative geography; experience with regression models, geostatistics, and species distribution models; experience with the programming language R; basic knowledge in microbiology (optional); and experience of zoonotic disease (optional).

View the full details here. No deadline is specified. See also the Foodsource chapter What is the connection between infectious diseases in humans and livestock?