Assistant Professor (Human Nutrition and Food)
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|Min Salary or Wage||N/A|
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Earned doctorate in Nutrition, Food Science or related disciplines from an ACEND accredited program
Registered Dietitian. Must be eligible for licensure in Texas. Candidate must be familiar with the expectations of accreditation and participation in an accreditation process
|Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities||
Proficiency in written and oral communication skills for diverse audiences. Demonstrated ability for effective teaching and scholarship. Potential for obtaining external funding. Demonstrated support of professional organizations in the discipline.
|Department Name||Agriculture, Nutritution & Human Ecology|
|Department Location||805 A.G. Cleaver Street|
|Posting Title||Assistant Professor (Human Nutrition and Food)|
Doctorate degree in Nutritional Sciences, Food, Food Systems, Dietetics or related field.
|Preferred Experience Requirements||
Demonstrate commitment to high quality classroom instruction, excellent communication and interpersonal skills; demonstrated experience in overall areas of Dietetics, Foods, and Nutrition; a track record of professional development and service to the profession, research experience, and a demonstrated commitment to serve students as evidenced by effective advising, and sponsoring student organizations. Candidates seeking position as Associate Professor must have credentials that warrant an appointment to that rank.
|Preferred Knowledge, Skills & Abilities||
Adequate knowledge and experience in foodservice management and medical nutrition therapy; evidence of excellence in teaching and student support; demonstrated ability to work successfully with diverse students, faculty, staff, and external partners.
Registered Dietitian (RD). Must be credentialed a minimum of 3 years.
This position is responsible for teaching undergraduate courses in Human Nutrition and Food. Primary duties include, but are not limited to, coordinating undergraduate Human Nutrition and Food program, and establishing an applied or translational research agenda with external funding support and publication in refereed journals, advising students, providing quality research opportunities that support the college mission; writing grant proposal to assist with the funding needs of the College; serving as a liaison between DPD program and ACEND; reviewing DPD program curriculum to meet and maintain ACEND accreditation standards; maintaining DPD student records, including students plans and issuance of verification statements.
|Posting Type||OPEN TO ALL APPLICANTS|
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|Open Until Filled||Yes|
|Special Instructions to Applicant||
All required documents listed below are required to be attached to your application prior to the Close Date indicated above.
Please contact the Office of Human Resources on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or firstname.lastname@example.org should you need assistance with the online application process. No further applicant documents will be accepted once the job posting has closed.
To be considered, even if you are a current or former employee, or current or former student of PVAMU, all required documents must be attached at the time your online application is submitted.
Faculty (including non-tenure positions) – The appointment date for this position will be for September 1, 2017 or after.
|Background Check Required||Yes|
Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Journal of the American Dietetic Association, Chronicles for Higher Education, and HERC
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Supplemental Questions for Posting
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Do you currently have an earned doctorate in Nutrition, Food Science or related disciplines from an ACEND accredited program?
Are you currently a Registered Dietician?
Are you eligible for licensure in Texas?
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Documents Needed to Apply
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- Curriculum Vitae
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