The Wisconsin Center for Dairy Research (CDR) is one of the premiere dairy research centers in the United States. CDR serves as a national leader in strategic research to improve the competitive position of the dairy industry by linkingCenter/University faculty, staff, students and the dairy/food industries in order to address key issues resulting in the transfer of technology and communication of information.

CDR Sensory Coordinator

TThis position will serve as the Sensory Coordinator in the Center for Dairy Research. In that role, the position will be responsible for the sensory analysis of food projects, with emphasis on cheese, dairy ingredients, or other foods where dairy ingredients are used, in support of industry and internal applications research. CDR Sensory Coordinator Listing

Descriptive Sensory Panelist

We are looking for individuals passionate about all types of food (but especially cheese and dairy products). A Trained Descriptive Sensory Panelist is part of a group of expert tasters who have exceptional sensory abilities, capable of verbally describing products on the basis of their appearance, texture, taste, and aroma attributes. Trained Descriptive Sensory Panelists are trained to be able to identify, quantify, and describe their sensory perception when evaluating all kinds of foods. Additionally, consults with sensory coordinator in a specialized occupational field as sensory science. Job posting for Descriptive Sensory Panelist


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