Education & Professional Development

EductionOwn your career development and boost your professional skills IQ with ideas and expertise found within IFT’s Education and Professional Development focus area, including the Education, Extension & Outreach division.

You’ll gain insight from professionals across industry, government, and academia on subjects like project management, communication skills, teaching strategies, and career management.

Below are a few examples of the titles our current members hold:
  • Dean
  • Extension Specialist
  • Professor
  • Quality Assurance Project Leader
  • Quality Assurance Project Leader
  • Director - Industry Outreach
  • Training Manager
  • Consultant

Continuing Education

Learn at your own pace with IFT’s Webcasts and Online Courses. Learn online about new trends, brush up on a particular area of interest and earn Contact Hours.

IFT Career Center Featured Jobs

Food Safety Manager | Land O'Frost
February 25, 2015 | US - IL - Lansing, Qualifications:Bachelor’s degree in Food Science, Biology, Microbiology, or related field. Advanced degree preferred.Project management skills - Capable of working on and managing multiple
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Account Manager | Stratas Foods
February 25, 2015 | US - TN, Experience:  A minimum 3 to 5 years of marketing, sales, or procurement/commodities experience required.  1 to 3 years industry/futures market experience preferred.  Education:
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IFT offers courses on management skills, negotiation tactics, tips on how to land your dream job.

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