Lecturer - Human Physiology and Nutrition

Location
Colorado Springs, CO
Posted
Jul 24, 2019
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Description

The Department of Human Physiology and Nutrition in the Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs will establish and maintain a pool of Lecturers from which future appointments to temporary, non-tenure track positions will be made. Appointments are part-time (less than 50% time) and will be made semester-by-semester. Temporary Lecturer appointments are not eligible for group health and life insurance benefits or leave accrual. Pay rate is dependent on the number of courses taught.

The position is responsible for teaching various courses for the Department of Human Physiology and Nutrition. Specialties include anatomy, physiology, nutrition, and exercise science.

The Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs is a distinguished and innovative college providing excellence in education, scholarship, and practice in the health professions, facilitating collaboration for the promotion of a healthy community. The college currently serves ~1400 students (80% undergraduate and 20% graduate) through its programs in the Department of Nursing, the Department of Health Sciences, and the Department of Human Physiology and Nutrition.

The University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS) is one of four campuses in the University of Colorado system and is home to over 12,400 undergraduate and 1,800 graduate students. UCCS is among the fastest growing universities in the state and is consistently ranked as one of the top Western regional universities by U.S. News & World Report. Colorado Springs, (pop. 400K+) is situated at the base of Pikes Peak, offers many recreational and cultural activities and was recently ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top Best Places to Live in the U.S.

Colorado Springs (pop. 500K+) is situated at the base of Pikes Peak, offers many recreational and cultural activities and was recently ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top Best Places to Live in the U.S.


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For the purposes of FLSA, this position has been determined to be exempt from (not eligible for) overtime under FLSA.

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Qualifications

Minimum Requirements:

  • Master's degree or higher in anatomy, physiology, nutrition, exercise science or closely related area; OR a Master's degree or higher in another field (i.e. education) with at least 18 graduate credit hours in anatomy, physiology, nutrition, or exercise science.
  • Preferred Requirements:

  • Previous college teaching experience.
  • Professional certifications (e.g. CSCS, ACSM, RD).


  • Job Category: Faculty
    Primary Location: Colorado Springs
    Schedule: Part-time
    Posting Date: Jul 19, 2019
    Unposting Date: May 31, 2020, 11:59:00 PM

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