North Carolina Central University
Closing Date: at 11:55 PM
Primary Purpose of Position:
The Department of Human Sciences at North Carolina Central University is seeking highly-qualified applications for a 9-month, tenure-track position of Assistant Professor to teach graduate online courses in the Nutritional Sciences concentration of the Master of Science in Family and Consumer Sciences and Dietetic Internship Program. Primary duties include teaching, advising, research and service.
Doctoral Degree in Nutrition or related field. Certification as Registered Dietitian strongly preferred.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
The successful candidate should possess prior achievements in teaching and research. Demonstrate adequate potential to be successful in these areas. Experience in online teaching is preferred. The candidate should have experience as a Registered Dietitian or in the field of nutrition and dietetics. The candidate must show ability to teach various courses in Nutritional Sciences which can include Nutritional Biochemistry, Biostatistics, Sports Nutrition, Food Service and Management, Gerontological Nutrition, Weight Management, Obesity and Diabetes, Nutrition Education, Public Health Nutrition, Nutrition Therapy and Disease States or Research in Food and Nutrition. The candidate should demonstrate the ability to conduct and direct research in specialty area and the ability to recruit, advise and mentor students. The candidate should have excellent oral and written communication skills, strong interpersonal skills and anility to work both independently and collaboratively with others.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: https://jobs.nccu.edu/
North Carolina Central University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.