Assistant/Associate Professor for Dietetics & Nutrition
University of Alaska Anchorage
September 25, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Allied Health, Dietitian / Nutritionist
The UAA College of Health, Dietetics & Nutrition Department is searching for an Assistant or Associate Professor of Dietetics & Nutrition. This position is responsible for teaching dietetics and nutrition coursework at the graduate and undergraduate level. This tripartite, tenure track position requires teaching, research and service. This position plays a key role in ensuring that learning outcomes, along with accreditation requirements, are implemented.
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: • Work experience in foodservice, clinical nutrition, ambulatory care, or closely related area is required. • Ability to teach using various methods to engage students in learning, such as lecture presentations, group interactions, Blackboard applications, research, and the ability to teach using online modalities such as Collaborate. • Interpersonal skills necessary to deal effectively and professionally with students, faculty, staff, and the public.
Preferred Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: • Experience in multiple areas of dietetics. • College-level teaching experience both online and in the classroom. • Experience with accreditation, writing self-studies, and participation in site visits. • Online course development and curriculum development experiences.
Required Experience: • Minimum of 3 years’ recent experience working as an RDN. • Teaching experience in college-level Dietetics and Nutrition courses.
Additional Salary Information: Salary will be based upon level of academic appointment, applicable academic preparation and experience.