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Visiting Assistant Professor in Nutrition

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Review of applications will begin immediately. Please send three letters of recommendation to Dr. Neeta Singh, Chair, Nutrition Department, School of Mathematics, Science and Engineering, 4301 Broadway, San Antonio, TX 78209

Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Visiting Assistant Professor in Nutrition
UIW Mission

University of the Incarnate Word is a Catholic institution that welcomes to its community persons of diverse backgrounds, in the belief that their respectful interaction advances the discovery of truth, mutual understanding, self-realization, and the common good.

Position Summary

The University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio, Texas, invites applications for Visiting Assistant Professor position to begin in August, 2017.

Essential Functions

Required to teach in graduate and undergraduate nutrition classes on campus, contribute to the Didactic Program in Dietetics and Dietetic Internship. Expected to teach and advise, perform active scholarship, and contribute to university and community service.

Qualifications

Knowledge Skills and Abilities

Ability to teach graduate and undergraduate courses and ability to supervise students in academic setting. Ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse communities and cultures. Employee shall adhere to all applicable rules and regulations of the University, the Conference, and the NCAA.

Required Education

Ph.D. in nutrition or related field. Minimum of two degrees in nutrition and/or dietetics.

Required Work Experience

Three years’ of teaching graduate and undergraduate classes in areas of Nutrition.

Preferred Qualifications

Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist (RDN). Preferred teaching expertise in life cycle nutrition, nutrition education and counseling, nutrition and human performance, and/or medical nutrition therapy.

Required Certifications, Licenses or Registrations
Work Hours
Physical Demands

Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number UN235PO
Job Type Full Time
Job Category Faculty
Desired Start Date 08/21/2017
Position End Date (if temporary)
Reports to Dean of Math, Science, and Engineering
Salary
Open Date 08/08/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant

Review of applications will begin immediately. Please send three letters of recommendation to Dr. Neeta Singh, Chair, Nutrition Department, School of Mathematics, Science and Engineering, 4301 Broadway, San Antonio, TX 78209

EOE

UIW is committed to a policy of equal opportunity in employment, without regard to race, color, national origin, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sex, gender, age, or religion (except in limited circumstances when religious preference is both permitted by law and deemed appropriate as a matter of University policy).

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. Unofficial Transcripts 1
  5. Letter of Recommendation 1
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation 2
  2. Letter of Recommendation 3
  3. Unofficial Transcripts 2

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Ph.D. in a related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How many years of experience do you have in related field?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Are you a registered Dietitian?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have teaching experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • UIW Website
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Monster.com
    • Chronicle
    • Indeed
    • Glassdoor
    • Personal Referral
    • Employee Referral
    • Other
  6. If you selected other, please tell us where?

    (Open Ended Question)