Job no: 235851-AS
Work type: Staff-Part Time
Location: Madison
Categories: Academic Advising, Student Services/Support, Food Science, Nutritional Science

Position Summary:

The Department of Nutritional Sciences is seeking an individual, who wants to help students, in a Department that wants to grow. This position will be part of a team that desires to provide students the best academic experiences and graduation outcomes.This person will be a player in the Department's advising, recruitment, admissions, and administration processes. This position demands collaboration with advisors, faculty, and pertinent people throughout the University.

The UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences is committed to maintaining and growing a culture that embraces diversity, inclusion, and equity, believing that these values are foundational elements of our excellence and fundamental components of a positive and enriching learning and working environment for all students, faculty, and staff.

Position Duties:

List of Duties

Institutional Statement on Diversity:

Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.

For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit: Diversity and Inclusion

Degree and Area of Specialization:

Bachelor's degree required

Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:

Experience with advising or counseling preferred.

Experience, or the ability to obtain proficiently, in an Advisor Note system, Lumen, Guide, and Student Information System is required.

An understanding, or the ability to obtain an understanding, of how a degree in Nutrition and Dietetics or Nutritional Sciences, will benefit and provide career possibilities for actual and prospective students.

The knowledge, or the ability to obtain an understanding, of what a Registered Dietitian is, the requirements to become and maintain being a Registered Dietitian, and what the benefits of being a Registered Dietitian are.

Additional Information:

The ability to value, empower, and respect everyone is required.

Title prefix is dependent on relevant work experience.



Work Type:

Part Time: 50% - 60%

Appointment Type, Duration:



Minimum $43,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Instructions to Applicants:

To begin the application process please click on the "" button. You will be asked to upload a current resume/CV and a cover letter briefly describing your qualifications relevant to the position. You will also be asked to provide contact information for three (3) references.


Bill Omdahl
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Official Title:


Employment Class:

Academic Staff-Renewable

Job Number:


The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.

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Employment will require a criminal background check. It will also require you and your references to answer questions regarding sexual violence and sexual harassment.

The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis. Stat. sec. 19.36(7).

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Applications Open: Jun 22 2021 Central Daylight Time
Applications Close: Jul 6 2021 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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