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first_imgDoes this position have direct interaction or care of childrenunder the age of 18 or direct patient care? Location of VacancyAthens Area About the University of Georgia Job Posting Date12/23/2020 About the College/Unit/Department Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, and/orCertification Effective End Date (for Limited-Term postings) FLSA Posting Details Additional Requirements Retirement Plan Application received by January 31, 2021 will be fully considered.Please contact Dr. Eric Harvill at [email protected] with anyquestions. Underutilization Special Instructions to Applicants Does this position have operation, access, or control offinancial resources?No Anticipated Start Date03/01/2021 Duties/ResponsibilitiesPosting Specific QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).Applicant DocumentsRequired DocumentsResume/CVCover LetterOptional Documents Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions withfinancial responsibilities. For additional information about thecredit check criteria, visit the UGA Credit Background Check website. Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety,IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access tochemicals and medications) Physical Demands Benefits EligibilityBenefits Eligible Posting TypeExternal EEO Statement Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies Posting NumberF0796P Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position?center_img Classification TitleResearcher AC Position Details Is driving a responsibility of this position?No DepartmentVet Med Infectious Diseases Tenure StatusNon-Tenure Track Terminal degree awarded in the discipline Does this position require a P-Card? Position Summary This position will conduct research connected to the host-pathogeninteraction of the bacterium Bordetella and the animal host,including cloning and expressing various genes and purifying geneproducts for in vitro and in vivo experimentation. Collaborativework with others will include experiments in the lab and mentorshipof graduate and undergraduate students. As with other lab members,the goal is for each to contribute to and author multiple publishedpapers each year. The University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine, foundedin 1946, is dedicated to training future veterinarians, providingservices to animal owners and veterinarians, and conductinginvestigations to improve the health of animals as well as people.The college benefits pets and their owners, food-producing animals,and wildlife by offering the highest quality hospital anddiagnostic laboratory services. Equipped with the mosttechnologically advanced facilities located on a university campus,the college is dedicated to safeguarding public health by studyingemerging infectious diseases that affect both animal and humanhealth.The College of Veterinary Medicine values all members of theuniversity community, recognizing that differences in experienceand culture can only lead to a more well-rounded, acceptingacademic environment. We have an expectation that all employeeswill demonstrate a contribution to diversity and inclusion asembodied in our Principles of Community ( Is this a Position of Trust? The University of Georgia ( UGA ), a land-grant and sea-grantuniversity with statewide commitments and responsibilities is thestate’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversifiedinstitution of higher education ( ). UGA is currentlyranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News &World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens,approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campusesin Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-charteredUniversity in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-timestaff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 studentsincluding over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate andprofessional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools andcolleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta Universityhoused on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens. Working TitleASSISTANT RESEARCH SCIENTIST Open until filledYes The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/AffirmativeAction employer. All qualified applicants will receiveconsideration for employment without regard to race, color,religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, geneticinformation, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation orprotected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations orassistance with the accessibility of materials related to thissearch are encouraged to contact Central HR ([email protected]). College/Unit/Department website Contract TypeAcademic (9 mo.) Credit and P-Card policy Minimum Qualifications Faculty RankAssistant Research Scientist A PhD in Molecular Biophysics or a related field is required Job Closing Date Employment TypeEmployee Advertised Salarylast_img read more

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HGK: Estimation of the increase in the number of consumers and the potential of food and beverage consumption in the tourist season

By on November 18, 2020

first_imgThe Croatian Chamber of Commerce (HGK) made an analysis “Simulation of food and beverage consumption in August” according to which the potential amount of foreign tourist consumption of food and beverages outside the accommodation facility is about 2,4 times higher than the consumption of the domicile population.It is important to assess the preferences of tourists, so that interested parts of our economy can direct consumption (in the case discussed in this paper – the segment of food and beverage consumption) and in those segments where Croatia has competitive production (eg food industry), which would further stimulated economic recovery point out from the Croatian Chamber of Commerce.”According to the estimates of the Croatian Chamber of Commerce, the potential amount of foreign tourist spending on food and beverages outside the accommodation facility is about 2,4 times higher than the consumption of the domicile resident. Thus, in the Split-Dalmatia County, which expects a 38% increase in population in August under the influence of tourist arrivals and overnight stays, the expected potential for food and beverage consumption for that month is almost 3 times higher, while in the Istria County, which expects population growth of about 123 %, the consumption potential for August is almost 5 times higher than in the off-season. When we talk about important tourist cities, Nin and Medulin stand out. Nin is expected to have a population increase of 461% and 13 times higher consumption compared to off-season consumption. In Medulin, population growth is expected to be 447% and consumption 13 times higher. ” HGK President Luka Burilović said.See a very useful and important analysis on the simulation of food and beverage consumption in the attachment.Side dish: HGK analysis – Simulation of food and beverage consumption in Augustlast_img read more

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Michael Owen’s Premier League predictions: Arsenal v Man Utd, Chelsea & Liverpool

By on October 18, 2020

first_img Michael Owen’s New Year predictions Arsenal vs Man Utd: Arsenal winBrighton vs Chelsea: Chelsea winBurnley vs Aston Villa: Burnley winNewcastle vs Leicester: DrawSouthampton vs Tottenham: Spurs winWatford vs Wolves: Wolves winMan City vs Everton: Man City winNorwich vs Palace: Palace winWest Ham vs Bournemouth: West Ham winLiverpool vs Sheffield United: Liverpool win Arteta will be hoping to pick up a first win as Arsenal manager (Picture: Getty)‘Seagulls striker Neal Maupay has been a revelation so far this term, but I expect Chelsea to again win on the road.’And unsurprisingly, he’s tipping league leaders Liverpool to record their 19th win of the season.‘Liverpool are unbeaten in 50 games in all competitions at Anfield and won their last 17 home league games.More: Manchester United FCRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseEx-Man Utd coach blasts Ed Woodward for two key transfer errors‘Yes, they have ridden their luck at times, but you must admire their consistency and resilience as well as their undoubted class and I would be surprised if they didn’t start 2020 as they finished 2019 with a home win.‘Sheffield United lost their unbeaten away league record at the Etihad on Sunday and they will feel they didn’t have the rub of the green against City, but I would be surprised if they were able to stop this Red juggernaut as they march on at the top of the table.’Will Mikel Arteta win his first match as Arsenal manager vs Man Utd?Yes0%No0%Share your resultsShare your resultsTweet your resultsMORE: Liverpool eyeing summer move for £64m Sevilla centre-back Diego CarlosMORE: Arsenal set to recall Eddie Nketiah from Leeds United loan spell Advertisement Owen is backing Arteta to pick up a first win (Picture: Getty)Michael Owen believes Mikel Arteta will earn a first win as Arsenal manager when they welcome Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Manchester United to the Emirates.The two Premier League giants will clash on New Year’s Day, with all 20 sides in action in the first two days of the new decade.And Owen thinks Arteta, who is yet to deliver three points in his spell in charge of the Gunners, will start 2020 in style by inflicting defeat on their age old rivals. Comment Advertisement Michael Owen’s Premier League predictions: Arsenal v Man Utd, Chelsea & Liverpool Metro Sport ReporterTuesday 31 Dec 2019 9:17 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link2.2kShares ‘Arsenal have yet to win under their new manager, although I think that will change when Manchester United are the visitors to the Emirates on New Year’s Day,’ Owen told Bet Victor.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT‘The Gunners bossed the first 45 minutes against Chelsea on Sunday and, although they faded in the second half, I expect them to build on their improved display against a United side who picked up three points and a rare clean sheet – their first on their travels in the league since February – at Turf Moor on Saturday.‘This is a fixture that rarely disappoints, and I think the hosts will keep the points.’More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityOwen also expects Chelsea to pick up a win on the road against Brighton.‘Frank Lampard will have been disappointed by his side’s first-half display at the Emirates on Sunday but, ultimately, will have been delighted with back-to-back away wins from London derbies at Spurs and Arsenal over the Festive period,’ he added.‘The Blues have lost seven league games already this season, but I expect them to just do enough to beat a Brighton side who have won four of their last seven home league games.last_img read more

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Cricket News Sydney Test: Key numbers for Virat Kohli’s Indian cricket team ahead of key game

By on September 19, 2020

first_imgNew Delhi: The Indian cricket team are on the cusp of a series win in a Test series Down Under. Virat Kohli’s side are on the cusp of achieving something special in the fourth and final Test which will be held in Sydney, a venue where India have had several memorable moments and not so memorable moments. Kohli’s side won two Tests in a series in Australia for the first-time ever and they have the chance to go one better and secure a famous series win. Australia, on the other hand, will be determined to come back on level terms and maintain their 100 percent record of not losing a series at home to an Asian nation. Ahead of the Sydney Test, here are some of the numbers which will be of interest to Indian cricket fans, Australian spectators and Virat Kohli.1 – Number of Tests won by India at the Sydney Cricket Ground. They last won a match here in 1978 by an innings and two runs.Read More | Kohli’s India eye history, Australia aim to level series in Sydney0 – Number of Test series won by Asian nations in Australia. Pakistan and India have only managed to draw a series.8 – Number of years since Australia last lost a Test in Sydney. In the 2011 game against England, they lost by an innings and 83 runs to lose a series against England after 24 years.Read More | Virat Kohli returns to Sydney, a venue where India’s transition began3 – Number of 500+ scores in Sydney by India. Their second-highest Test score at this venue was 705/7 declared in 2004. India hit 600/4 declared in the 1986 Test while they smashed 532 in 2008 in a match known for the ‘Monkeygate’ scandal.56 – Virat Kohli’s average in Sydney. He smashed 147 in the fourth and final Test in 2015 as the game ended in a draw.5 – Number of Indian bowlers who have taken a five-wicket haul in Sydney. Mohammed Shami picked up 5/112 in 2015 while Anil Kumble has the best figures with 8/141 in the 2004 game. Kapil Dev (1981), Karsan Ghavri (1981) and Shivlal Yadav (1986) are the others to take a five-wicket haul.7 – Number of batsmen who have scored centuries at the Sydney Cricket Ground. Sachin Tendulkar and VVS Laxman have hit three centuries at this venue while Ravi Shastri, Kris Srikkanth, Mohinder Amarnath, Sunil Gavaskar and Kohli are the others. For all the Latest Sports News News, Cricket News News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps.last_img read more

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