The Department of Dietetics and Nutrition at the University of Kansas Medical Center (KUMC) seeks faculty to support a new Doctorate of Clinical Nutrition Program. This is a 12-month position as an Clinical Assistant Professor. The desired candidate will have teaching and research interest related to clinical nutrition.
The location and environment at KUMC provides excellent opportunities for interprofessional clinical and research collaborations. KUMC is a large, urban academic medical center with numerous clinical and research resources, centers and institutes. The Department (http://www.kumc.edu/school-of-health-professions/dietetics-and-nutrition.html) offers research focused MS and PhD graduate programs, an accredited Dietetic Internship program and the new DCN program.
Application: For a complete position announcement please visit www.jobs.kumc.edu, posting number: F00612P. Applicants should apply online. We will begin reviewing applications by February 14, 2020 or until the position is filled. Covers letters are submitted online but should be addressed to: Debra Sullivan, PhD, RD, Department of Dietetics and Nutrition, Mail Stop 4013, University of Kansas Medical Center, 3901 Rainbow BLVD, Kansas City, KS 66160, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
KU Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.
Requirements: Doctoral degree in Nutrition or closely related field; Registered Dietitian, evidence of scholarly productivity; experience in academic teaching; strong potential for outcomes research in clinical nutrition; outstanding oral and written communication skills; and ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere.
Preferred Qualifications: Clinical experience; peer-reviewed publications; and research funding.
Internal Number: 01203618
About The University of Kansas Medical Center
The University of Kansas Medical Center’s mission is to educate exceptional health care professionals through a full range of undergraduate, graduate, professional, postdoctoral and continuing education programs in the schools of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions. KU Medical Center also advances the health sciences through world-class research programs; provides compassionate and state-of-the-art patient care in an academic medical center environment; and works with communities in every Kansas county to improve the health of Kansans. Learn more at www.kumc.edu.