Clinical Assistant Professor, Teaching and Outreach

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Job TitleClinical Assistant Professor, Teaching and OutreachJob Description Summary, Duties and Responsibilities, Required Qualifications and Preferred Qualifications

Application Deadline: This is an open until filled search. First consideration will be given to applications received by April 5, 2019. Second consideration may be given to applications received by April 15, 2019. Applications received subsequent to second consideration date (April 15, 2019) may not be given full consideration.
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The Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences at the University of Rhode Island invites applications for a Clinical Assistant Professor (non tenure-track) position for the 2019-20 academic year.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Teach 3 undergraduate courses per year including General Nutrition (NFS 207) and Public Health Nutrition (NFS 212G) and Food, Nutrition, and People (NFS 276G). Work with the University of Rhode Island Cooperative Extension Program to provide nutrition outreach for residents of the state including, but not limited to, those that are SNAP and EFNEP eligible. Supervise students in experiential learning. Support grant funded programs, including SNAP-Ed, EFNEP, and CYFAR, including supporting and implementing ongoing activities. Assist with grant writing and implementation.

Qualifications

Required:

1.Earned doctorate in Nutrition or closely related area conferred by the time of appointment.

2.Demonstrated experience teaching course(s) in nutrition at a college or university.

3.Demonstrated experience delivering nutrition education programs in a community setting.

4.Demonstrated proficiency in oral communication.

5.Demonstrated proficiency in written communication.

6.Demonstrated ability to work in an interdisciplinary team.

7.Demonstrated experience working with diverse groups/populations.

Preferred:

1.Demonstrated experience developing and writing nutrition-related grant proposals.

2.Demonstrated ability to evaluate program data and publish results in grant reports or scholarly publications.

3.Registered Dietitian.

ALL REQUIREMENTS ARE SUBJECT TO POSSIBLE MODIFICATION TO REASONABLY ACCOMMODATE INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES.

UnionNon-Tenure TrackStatus Academic Year, Full-time, Non-tenure-track, LimitedEnd Date of Restriction or Limitation

The position is full-time academic year, limited to 06-30-2020, with anticipated funding renewal.

Department Information

DepartmentNutrition & Food ScienceContact(s)

Gail Henriques
Faculty/Non-Classified Professional Staff Recruitment
Office of Human Resources
University of Rhode Island

Please note: Job applications must be submitted directly online only at: (https://jobs.uri.edu)

Contact EmailCampus LocationKingstonGrant FundedYesExtension Contingent on Funding DateSpecial Instructions to Applicants

Please attach the following 4 (PDF) documents to your online Faculty Employment Application:

(#1) Cover letter addressing the qualifications for the position (one complete PDF document).

(#2) Curriculum Vita.

(#3) One page description of your teaching philosophy.

(#4) One page five-year plan of your vision for nutrition outreach with an emphasis on activities including policy, systems, and environmental strategies for the state of Rhode Island (as one complete PDF document).

Required – Please note: Two letters of references (recommendations) must be emailed directly to search chair, Cathy English, ([email protected]) by the application consideration deadline.

Posting Information

Position Number109132Posting NumberF00131Posting Date03/08/2019Closing DateOpen Until FilledYesQuicklink for Postinghttp://jobs.uri.edu/postings/4813Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  4. Other
Optional Documents
    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

    1. * Do you have an earned doctorate in Nutrition or closely related area conferred by the time of appointment?
      • Yes
      • No
    2. * Do you have demonstrated experience teaching course(s) in nutrition at a college or university?
      • Yes
      • No
    3. * Do you have demonstrated experience delivering nutrition education programs in a community setting?
      • Yes
      • No
    4. * Do you have demonstrated proficiency in oral communication?
      • Yes
      • No
    5. * Do you have demonstrated proficiency in written communication?
      • Yes
      • No
    6. * Do you have demonstrated ability to work in an interdisciplinary team?
      • Yes
      • No
    7. * Do you have demonstrated experience working with diverse groups/populations?
      • Yes
      • No
    8. How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
      • Public Job Posting
      • Internal Job Posting
      • Agency Referral
      • Advertisement/Publication
      • Personal Referral
      • Website
      • Other

     

     

     

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