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Director of Performance Nutrition

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Director of Performance Nutrition

Employee Type: AP-Administrative Professional

Position Number: 96311

Work Location: Pullman

Summary of Duties:
The Director of Performance Nutrition oversees the Performance Nutrition Program for Washington State Athletics. This position oversees implementation of performance-based nutrition programming and protocols for all student-athletes, as well as serves as the primary point of contact for coaches, student-athletes, student services staff, and administrators. The Director supervises, mentors, and leads fulltime sports nutrition staff, part time staff, and student staff/volunteers/dietetic interns. This position is responsible for overseeing the WSU Athletics centralized foods/supplement budget, food service operations for refueling hubs, menu development for the Gray W Legends Lounge, educational programming for WSU student-athletes and teams, coaches and athletics staff. The Director is responsible for representing the FUEL program's “Real Food Real Athlete” philosophy via creating marketing/educational material that promotes and educates student-athletes, coaches, staff, and others on the importance of this philosophy and performance nutrition. The Director also coordinates and facilitates student-athlete body composition services and works in consultation with the WSU sports medicine staff with medical nutrition therapy (MNT) recommendations for WSU student-athletes.

Required Qualifications:
A Bachelor’s degree in a field relevant to area of specialization and three (3) years of experience directly related to the specialty area. Any combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted for the educational requirement on a year-for-year basis.

Posting Open Date: 05/09/2018

Posting Close Date: 5/23/2018

Open Until Filled: No

To apply, visit https://www.wsujobs.com/postings/38022

Washington State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Educator and Employer.

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Posted: 5/10/2018
Application Due: 5/24/2018
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