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Job Placements

For the most up-to-date job placement information, connect with our current students and partners via the Cornell University Department of Food Science LinkedIn Group.

To review the thesis or dissertation of our recent graduates, please visit the Cornell eCommons.


Recent Ph.D. Job Placements

Year Name Advisor Job Title Employer
2017 Yifan Cheng Moraru Postdoctoral Research Associate Cornell University
2017 Abigail Snyder Worobo Assistant Professor, Food Safety Ohio State University
2017 Charles Lee Lee Chief Science Officer MacroFuel Food, Inc.
2017 Claire Zoellner Worobo Postdoctoral Research Associate Cornell University
2017 Andrew Kaufman Dando Staff Scientist Columbia University Medical Center

Recent M.S. Job Placements

Year Student Advisor Title  Employer
2017 Madeleine Rochelle Acree Global Training Specialist Kerry
2017 Marcela Patino Padilla-Zakour R&D Food Scientist General Mills
2017 Brenda Margolies Barbano Research Scientist PepsiCo
2017  Belen Vila Padilla-Zakour Management Trainee J.R. Simplot Company

Recent M.P.S. Placements

Year Student Name Advisor Title Employer
2017 Jiyu Zhu Regenstein Quality Assurance Contractor Coca-Cola Company
2017 Katrina Carino Padilla-Zakour Special Projects Manager Cargill
2017 Sakshi Ranka Goddard Supplier Quality Manager Happy Family Brands
2017 Boi San Ly Nugen Senior Research Associate Seres Therapeutics
2017 Xinnan Li Gravani Analyst in Consumer Foods & Beverages Rabobank
2017 Caitlin Murphy Worobo MBA Rochester Institute of Technology
2017 Vipul Saran Rizvi Co-founder Natural Cuts