Position Number: F 593 Salary for Announcement: Commensurate with experience and education Employee Category: Faculty Department: NUT - Nutrition
Position Summary: The Department of Nutrition at Metropolitan State University of Denver is seeking applicants for a tenure track or tenured faculty position to teach community nutrition and research courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The candidate will also be expected to develop and maintain community partnerships for the program. The candidate will be an integral member of the Nutrition Department and will be required to follow those responsibilities outlined in the MSU Denver Handbook for Professional Personnel.
The University is particularly interested in applicants who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for under-represented groups. Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer. IND208
Duties/Responsibilities: Teach a minimum of 24 credit hours (or equivalent) per academic year and maintain 5 office hours per week to include advising and consultation with students. Responsible for teaching graduate and undergraduate nutrition courses. Service to the university, service to the community, and scholarly activity are also required.
Required Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Nutrition, Dietetics, Public Health Nutrition, or other nutrition-related field.
Preferred Qualifications: • Registered Dietitian Nutritionist. • At least 2 years work experience in community nutrition. • Previous teaching experience at the university level. • Experience developing and teaching online and/or hybrid nutrition courses. • High quality teaching as evidenced by student and/or peer evaluations submitted with application.
Posting Date: 10/15/2019 Closing Date: Closing Instructions: Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicant: Complete applications received by November 14, 2019 will receive full consideration. The position is open until filled.
IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applicant, you must apply via the online application system, www.msudenverjobs.com.
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In order for your file to be considered complete, you must also submit the following documents: 1) Unofficial Transcripts and 2) Student and/or Peer Evaluations of Teaching under “Other Document” in the application If you are unable to submit these at the time of application, please submit them to Ann Diker at email@example.com no later than 7 days after the full consideration date.
Official transcripts will be required of the candidate selected for hire.
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