Assistant Teaching Professor - UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI COLUMBIA
May 3, 2018
Assistant Teaching Professor
Department of Nutrition and Exercise Physiology
Coordinated Program in Dietetics
University of Missouri
Responsibilities: This position will be responsible for teaching a variety of undergraduate and graduate courses in the Coordinated Program in Dietetics and the Department of Nutrition and Exercise Physiology. Teaching will include didactic and supervised practice courses. As part of supervised practice, the faculty member is responsible for scheduling supervised practice experiences, assigning students, maintaining relationships with preceptors and sites, building and maintaining connections with community organizations, monitoring student progress and travel to supervised practice sites within and outside of Columbia. The faculty member will participate in advising, committee work, faculty meetings and other individual and team activities as needed within the program and department.
Qualifications: Required: Registered Dietitian (RD) or Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) with CDR, a minimum of a master's degree in nutrition, dietetics or related field, and a minimum of three years applied work experience post RD/RDN credentialing in the field of dietetics. Flexibility and the adaptability are necessary. Preferred: Demonstrated competence in teaching in higher education and experience with a Coordinated Program. Active leadership and participation in dietetics or related professional organizations. Preference is given to candidates who have substantial managerial experience in a hospital setting.
Academic Rank and Salary: Twelve-month, non-tenure track faculty position, 100% teaching, including oversight of supervised practice. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Location: University of Missouri in Columbia, MO. Located midway between St. Louis and Kansas City, Columbia is a vibrant university town that is consistently ranked among the top small cities to live in America. To apply for this position (job posting reference #25706), please visit the MU web site at http://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic/. Please submit an application cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a narrative of teaching and educational interest, official transcripts, and three recommendation letters.
The University of Missouri is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer:Women,
minorities and disabled individuals are strongly encouraged to apply. To request ADA accommodations, please contact the Dean's
Office at 573-882-8524. The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic
community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence.