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Join Our Team

The Nebraska Food for Health Center, launched in September 2016, brings together faculty researchers from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, the University of Nebraska Medical Center and the University of Nebraska at Omaha to tie gastrointestinal and biomedical research to agriculture, plant and animal breeding and genetics. We're looking to add talented researchers to our team in a variety of different areas.

Learn more about our researchers and open positions

Director Andy Benson delivering Nebraska Lecture

Join Our Graduate Programs

The NFHC places a high value on training the next generation of researchers, food scientists, agronomists, public health workers, and entrepreneurs. There are multiple routes of entry into NFHC member laboratories.

Learn more about joining us as student researcher

Students doing research in the Food facilities

Volunteer for a Study

Central to the mission of the Nebraska Food for Health Center is the development and translation of foods and food ingredients with clinically-proven ability to benefit human health. To accomplish this mission, NFHC researchers perform several different types of research studies in human populations.

Learn more about volunteering for a study

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