Program Coordinator I

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Job Title:

Program Coordinator I

Requisition Number:


Working Title:

Learning Coordinator

Department Name:

81500:Dietetics and Human Nutrition

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Salary Range:


Type of Position:


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Required Education:


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Required Related Experience:

1 yr

Required License/Registration/Certification:


Physical Requirements:

Sitting, standing, walking, some travel to local clinics


Monday through Friday, typically between 8:00 am to 5:00 pm with occasional evenings. (30hrs a week)

Job Summary:

The Department of Dietetics and Human Nutrition seeks a Registered Dietitian for a unique learning coordinator position that bridges disease prevention-focused nutrition education in community clinics. This dietitian will provide training to undergraduates on the necessary nutrition skills for clinical evaluation and education interventions, assisting providers in developing nutrition education plans, and assisting with research participants.

This learning coordinator is responsible for research partner relations, coordinating training and undergraduate education, training & development in research protocols, study protocol development & management, data collection & management, and financial management.

A learning coordinator with excellent personal skills and a desire to instruct undergraduates through experiential learning is needed to assist in ongoing teaching efforts, and research initiatives.

This is a grant funded position.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Proficient in MS office, clinical experience, excellent interpersonal communication skills

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :


Preferred Education/Experience:

Teaching experience, research experience

Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Certification preferred

Driver’s license preferred

Deadline to Apply:


University Community of Inclusion:

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.




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Job No:
Posted: 12/1/2020
Application Due: 12/10/2020
Work Type: Full Time