Limited Term Adjunct Lecturer
Nutritional Sciences-InsDepartment Website Link:
Tucson, AZ USAPosition Highlights:
The mission of the Department of Nutritional Sciences (NSC), College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at the University of Arizona, is to lead in providing cutting-edge Research, outstanding Undergraduate and Graduate Programs, and Cooperative Extension activities that advance the discovery and translation of the roles of nutrition in optimizing health for people in Arizona, the nation, and the world. NSC takes a collaborative and interdisciplinary approach in discovering, integrating, extending, and applying knowledge of nutritional science to promote optimal nutritional status, health, and wellbeing, and to prevent and to treat chronic diseases including cancers, diabetes, obesity, heart disease and musculoskeletal disorders.
The Department of Nutritional Sciences is seeking a limited term adjunct lecturer for Fall semester of 2021. Applicants should have a broad knowledge of research design, data management and data analysis.
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This position is part-time, 100% instruction, assigned two courses in the fall 2021 semester. Teaching responsibilities include:
-Teach Introduction to Methods for Research in Nutritional Science and Applied Statistical Methods for Research in Nutritional Science. NSC 501 for Introduction to Methods for Research in Nutritional Science and NSC 502 for Applied Statistical Methods for Research in Nutritional Science
-Develop and/or revise course materials as needed.
-Deliver courses online to graduate and professional students.
MS in biostatistics, statistical analysis, data science, mathematics, or related areaPreferred Qualifications:
- PhD in biostatistics, statistical analysis, data science, mathematics or related area
- College-level teaching experience including in-person and online.
- Experience with course management systems such as Desire2Learn
ExemptFull Time/Part Time:
Part TimeNumber of Hours Worked per Week:
No BenefitsRate of Pay:
Per CourseType of criminal background check required::
Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)Number of Vacancies:
1Target Hire Date:
Expected End Date:
Contact Information for Candidates:
6/1/2021Open Until Filled:
YesDocuments Needed to Apply:
Curriculum Vitae (CV) and Cover LetterSpecial Instructions to Applicant:
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