Job description


Job no: 100837-AS
Work type: Staff Full or Part Time
Location: Madison
Categories: Food Science, Nutritional Science, Instructional, Instructional Design

Position Summary:

This position provides instruction of courses within the online Master of Science in Clinical Nutrition and Capstone Certificate in Clinical Nutrition programs. This position will also provide program support to the MS-CN and Capstone Certificate programs through career advising, participation on the MS-CN executive committee and partnership with UW-Health's Dietetic Internship program. This position will coordinate the MS-CN Community of Practice. Additionally, this position will provide the Department of Nutritional Sciences's portion of instruction for the undergraduate course, NS 350 "World Hunger and Malnutrition"

The UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences is committed to maintaining and growing a culture that embraces diversity, inclusion, and equity, believing that these values are foundational elements of our excellence and fundamental components of a positive and enriching learning and working environment for all students, faculty, and staff.

Position Duties:

List of Duties

Institutional Statement on Diversity:

Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.

For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit: Diversity and Inclusion

Degree and Area of Specialization:

PhD in Nutritional Sciences or related major - A Registered Dietitian License is preferred
Master's Degree in Nutritional Sciences or related major - A Registered Dietitian License is required

Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:

-At least 3 years of collegiate instructional experience is required
-At least 2 years experience as a practicing clinical nutritionist is required, pediatric clinical nutritionist experience is strongly preferred
-Gastroenterology medical nutrition therapy background preferred
-Global health and nutrition knowledge preferred
-Online course development and instruction experience preferred



Work Type:

Full or Part Time: 60% - 100%

Appointment Type, Duration:



Minimum $37,511 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Instructions to Applicants:

To begin the application process please click on the "Apply Now" button. You will be asked to upload a current resume/CV and a cover letter briefly describing your qualifications relevant to the position. You will also be asked to provide contact information for three (3) references.


Bill Omdahl
[email protected]
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Official Title:


Employment Class:

Academic Staff-Renewable

Job Number:


The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.

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Employment will require a criminal background check. It will also require you and your references to answer questions regarding sexual violence and sexual harassment.

The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis. Stat. sec. 19.36(7).

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Applications Open: Oct 9 2019 Central Daylight Time
Applications Close:Oct 24 2019 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time




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Posted: 10/10/2019
Application Due: 10/24/2019
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