Teaching Faculty I, 12 Month Salaried (Dietetic Internship Director)

Job description

Job ID: 44444

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences


The Dietetic Internship Director will be responsible for supervising/observing dietetic interns during their rotations, developing schedules for outcome measures, data collection and analyses, assisting with professional seminars, and coordinating simulation labs. The Dietetic Internship Director will also provide instruction for undergraduate and graduate students, and assume other responsibilities as assigned by the chair.


Academic doctorate or highest level terminal degree from an accredited institution in Human Nutrition or closely related field or equivalent qualifications based on professional experience and otherwise qualified to perform assigned duties, with a demonstrated record of achievement in teaching. Must meet university criteria for appointment to the rank of Teaching Faculty I.

Candidates should hold current Registered Dietitian (RD) or Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) status, and be license-eligible in Florida. Active membership in the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is also preferred. Candidates must have at least 3 years of professional experience as an RD (RDN).

Candidates should possess excellent interpersonal relationship skills, organizational skills, as well as effective communication and problem-solving skills. Prior teaching experience in both face-to-face and online format is preferred. A commitment to academic excellence and the ability to work effectively with faculty, students, and colleagues is expected. The Dietetic Internship Director should have experience with the ACEND national accreditation process.

Contact Info

Michele Garber, MS, LAT, ATC
Assistant Department Chair, Search Committee Chair
Department of Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences Florida State University
424 Sandels Building, 120 Convocation Way
Tallahassee, FL 32306-1493
Phone: (850) 644-1829
Email: [email protected]
Fax: (850) 644-4961

University Information

Applicants are encouraged to explore the College of Human Sciences web site www.chs.fsu.edu for more information about the Department and College. The department offers undergraduate majors in Nutrition, Dietetics, Food, Exercise Science, and Athletic Training. Graduate degrees at the master's and doctoral level in Nutrition, Food Science and Exercise Physiology. We have strong collaborative relationships with the College of Medicine, National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, and the Institute of Successful Longevity. The department also is home to the Center for Advancing Exercise and Nutrition Research on Aging and the Institute of Sports Sciences & Medicine. The applicant will also have access to various core facilities within the university.

Florida State University holds the Carnegie Research University designation as a very high research activity institution. It is located in Florida's capital city of Tallahassee. Florida State University has been officially designated as a preeminent research university by the Florida Legislature as a result of having met a set of rigorous benchmarks. The University serves a culturally-diverse student population of over 42,000. The history of Florida State University can be accessed online at https://www.fsu.edu/about/history.html.

Pay Plan

This is a Faculty position.

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific Faculty job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://jobs.fsu.edu. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service. Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include education details even if attaching a Vita.

Be prepared to upload (1) letter of application with clear presentation of qualifications that are required for this position, (2) curriculum vitae, and (3) names, phone numbers and e-mail addresses of at least three professional references. Review of completed applications will begin January 7, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.

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Open until filled

Review of completed applications will begin January 7, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.

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Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.

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Posted: 11/27/2018
Application Due: 12/30/2018
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