Career Guide to UNL Majors - Food Science & Technology

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  • Assistant QA/QC Manager, Vireo Resources
  • Associate Food Scientist, ConAgra
  • Food Product Development, ConAgra
  • Food Production Manager, APO Food, S.A.
  • Food Safety, Quality and Regulatory Associate, Cargill
  • Lab Technician, DuPont
  • Lab Technician, SensoryEffects
  • Marketing Coordinator, Cargill
  • Operations Management, Milk Specialties Global
  • Organic Certification Specialist, OneCert
  • Project Manager, Apple Roofing
  • Project Specialist, Alzheimer's Association
  • Quality Assurance/Food Safety Specialist, Smithfield Farmland
  • Quality Assurance Technician, Cargill Horizon Milling
  • Quality Assurance Technician, Santini Foods
  • Quality Control Microbiological Shift Technician, MillerCoors
  • Quality Intern, Sensory Effects Cereal Systems
  • Quality Management Chemist, Cargill
  • Quality Management Associate, Cargill
  • Quality Management Associate, Horizon Milling
  • Quality Management Technician, Cargill

Further Education

  • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • Doctorate of Chiropractic, Palmer College of Chiropractic
  • Master of Science Food Science and Technology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Masters, Cornell University
  • MD, University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • Masters, University of Maryland


  • Dairy Foods R&D - Product Development Intern, Land O'Lakes
  • Food Safety Intern, Fremont Beef
  • Food Safety Intern, Land O'Frost
  • Food Safety Management Intern, Heartland Gourmet, LLC
  • Intern, Cargill
  • Intern, ConAgra
  • Intern, Horizon Milling
  • Intern, Kimmel Orchard and Vineyard
  • Intern, Rembrandt Foods
  • Lab Intern, Pro-Pet LLC
  • Product Development Intern, ConAgra Foods
  • QA Internship, Land O'Frost
  • Quality Assurance Intern, Land O' Frost Deli Meats
  • Quality Assurance Intern, Tyson Fresh Meats
  • Quality Chemist Intern, Cargill
  • Quality Intern, ConAgra Foods
  • R&D Global Dairy Ingredients Intern, Land O' Lakes
  • Research & Development Intern, Land O'Lakes
  • Research and Developmetn Intern, Cargill
  • Research Assistant, Cornell University
  • Research Assistant, University of Florida
  • Research & Innovation, Product Development Intern, ConAgra Foods
  • Research, Quality & Innovation, ConAgra Foods

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