Genus plc is a market leader in porcine, dairy, and beef genetics and is uniquely positioned as a global player with a dedicated, multi-species research and development function and an international distribution network. Food consumption is expected to rise by 60% in the next 20 years. Our challenge is to affordably and sustainably meet that escalating demand while global resources diminish. Our vision is clear: Pioneering animal genetic improvement to help nourish the world. We are seeking a motivated Data Scientist to join the Data Science Team in pioneering research to transform the global animal protein industry.
Under the direction of the Strategic Embryo Account Manager and the Director of Reproductive Biology, the Liaison will coordinate, manage, and lead implementation of new technologies from R&D into the commercial bovine IVF laboratories, in addition to participating in the operation of the commercial IVF lab. The Liaison will work closely with the Commercial Laboratory Managers as well as the R&D IVF Team lead and the Reproductive Biology Project Manager to ensure timely implementation of new technologies. The Liaison will be expected to spend some time in the Madison, WI R&D laboratories for training, approximately 5 weeks per year. This position will be expected to conduct training of commercial embryology teams in the use of newly developed technologies in the areas of media systems and protocol improvements, microfluidics, automation, and diagnostic assays, for example. The Liaison will also be expected to prepare reports of implementation for leadership.
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