The School of Health and Environment at the University of Massachusetts Lowell prepares professionals ready for employment in a wide range of health and environmental occupations. A large research program and vibrant community engagement enrich and support the educational programs.
The Department of Clinical Laboratory and Nutritional Sciences offers students classes taught by highly qualified faculty, hands-on laboratory experience and pertinent practicum experiences in the Clinical Laboratory Sciences, Nutritional Sciences and Medical Technology programs.
Nutritional Sciences seeks a professional who will provide leadership for nutritional intervention studies focused on prevention or treatment of chronic diseases.
-He/she will develop an independent extramurally funded research program as well as collaborate with colleagues on joint projects.
-He/She will supervise undergraduate research and mentor MS & PhD students
-He/she will have strong communication and teaching skills of undergraduate and graduate courses in nutrition and public health
-He/She will demonstrate excellence in their ability to conduct and publish high-impact research.
-Advise undergraduate students .
-Participate in professional and university service.
The University of Massachusetts Lowell is committed to increasing diversity in its faculty, staff, and student populations, as well as curriculum and support programs, while promoting an inclusive environment. We seek candidates who can contribute to that goal and encourage you to apply and to identify your strengths in this area.
Minimum Qualifications (Required):
-Doctorate in nutrition or other health-related science degree with at least one degree in Nutrition.
-Proven track record in research production and publications.
-Excellent oral and written communication in English.
-Experience as a Post Doctoral and/or Assistant Professor (to be considered for higher level faculty position).
-Demonstrated potential for excellence in teaching & scholarly activity.
-Evidence of ability to develop an independent research program & secure extramural funding.
-The ability to work effectively with diverse groups.
-Demonstrated ability to work effectively with diverse student and faculty populations
-R.D. credential is strongly preferred.
Required Applicant Documents: (online sumission only)
Names and contact information of three references
Optional Applicant Documents: (online sumission only)
Sample of Scholarly Work/Publication
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled - Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. However, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications are received.
Anticipated Hiring Range: Salary commensurate with experience
Apply online only at: https://jobs.uml.edu