Faculty Open Rank - (Instructor or Assistant Professor) -
Nutrition Program, School of Urban Public Health
FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT
The Nutrition Program at Hunter College invites applications for
a full-time faculty position, to begin August 2022. The position
would entail serving as the Director of the ACEND accredited
Dietetic Internship (DI) Program, overseeing the supervised
experiential learning component including clinical placements for
other graduate nutrition students, and teaching
graduate/undergraduate nutrition courses.
Coordinating, scheduling, and managing supervised practice
experiences, assessment of student progress toward achieving
competency required by ACEND standards. Provide direct oversight to
interns in rotations, assist with the management of interns, select
and evaluate supervised practice sites, and recruit, orient, and
evaluate preceptors. Initiate and maintain clinical contracts.
Effectively teach graduate level practicum and other nutrition
courses. Promote student recruitment and retention, as well as
marketing of the program. Maintain adherence to ACEND accreditation
standards. Performs teaching, research and guidance duties in
area(s) of expertise. Shares responsibility for committee and
department assignments including administrative, supervisory, and
For Assistant Professor:
Ph.D. degree in area(s) of experience or equivalent. Also
required are the ability to teach successfully, demonstrated
scholarship or achievement, and ability to cooperate with others
for the good of the institution.
Master's degree in area(s) of expertise, and/or active progress
toward a Doctorate, or equivalent. Also required are the ability to
teach successfully, interest in productive scholarship or
achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of
the institution. For the Instructor title, faculty must complete
the Assistant Professor requirement for the relevant doctoral
degree within five years.
Earned Doctoral degree in the field of Nutrition and Dietetics
or a closely related field with a minimum of three years of
professional experience, post credentialing as a Registered
Dietitian/Nutritionist by the Commission on Dietetic Registration.
Candidates with Master’s degree with extensive, 5+ years post
credentialing administrative and professional experience may be
considered. In-person and online, college level teaching experience
as a primary instructor. Effective oral and written communication
skills. Active membership in the Academy of Nutrition and
Dietetics. Prior clinical work experiences and leadership
experience with an ACEND-accredited Dietetics program. Experience
as a preceptor to dietetic interns. Preference will be given to
candidates who have previous experience as a DI Director.
The successful candidate will have experience teaching graduate
Candidates will be required to provide proof of being
fully vaccinated against COVID-19 upon commencing employment.
Exemption (medical or religious) requests to this requirement will
be considered in accordance with applicable law. Being fully
vaccinated is defined for this purpose as being at least two weeks
past their final dose of an authorized COVID-19 vaccine regimen.
Final candidates must be fully vaccinated as of their first day of
CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits
package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits,
paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide
mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as
part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional
Assistant Professor: $51,242-$97,580
Instructor: $47,089- $78,005
HOW TO APPLY
Applications must be submitted online by accessing the CUNY
Portal on City University of New York job website:
www.cuny.edu/employment . To
search for this vacancy, click on SEARCH ALL POSTINGS and in SEARCH
JOBS field, enter the five digit Job Opening ID number 23846.
Click on the"APPLYNOW" button and follow the application
instructions. Current users of the site should access their
established accounts; new users should follow the instructions to
set up an account.
Please have your documents available to attach into the
application before you begin. Note, the required material must be
uploaded as ONE document under CV/ Resume (do not upload individual
files for a cover letter, references, etc.). The document must be
in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf, or text format- and name of file should
not exceed ten (10) characters – also DO NOT USE SYMBOLS (such as
accents (é, è, (â, î or ô), ñ, ü, ï , –, _ or ç)).
Incomplete applications will not be considered. Applicants must
include the following attachments as a single PDF file in the order
specified: a ) cover letter addressing
qualifications, teaching and administrative experience, areas
candidate is qualified to teach; b ) current
curriculum vita; and c ) names, telephone numbers,
and e-mails of at least three recent professional references who
can speak to the qualifications of the applicant.
The search will remain open until the position is filled. The
committee will begin reviewing complete applications on April 12,
2022. Applications submitted after the deadline will only be
considered if the position/s remain open after initial round.
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EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans
and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included
among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be
discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected
category, including sexual orientation or gender identity.