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Clinical Assistant Professor

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Job location: HEALTH EDUCATION AND RESEARCH BUILDING-WSU SPOKANE


Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2021-06-07
Req: R-1387

Title:

164-NN - Clinical Assistant Professor - Career

Business Title:

Clinical Assistant Professor

Additional Titles:

Location:

INNOVATE WASHINGTON BUILDING

Employee Type:

Faculty (+) (Fixed Term)

Job Family:

Faculty - Academic - Not OT Eligible

Position Details:

The Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine in Spokane, Washington invites applications for a full-time non-tenure, Clinical track position in the area of Nutrition and Exercise Physiology in Spokane, WA.

The Clinical Assistant Professor general teaching duties include: instructing students; preparing course materials; interacting with students; developing and conducting tests; evaluating students including grading; establishing and keeping regular office hours; and assisting students with questions and academic development. Specific to this position, the Clinical Assistant Professor will be responsible for both traditional didactic (i.e., classroom based) and experiential instruction within the Master of Science, Coordinated Program in Dietetics, Nutrition and Exercise Physiology (MS CPD), to meet the Accreditation Counsel in Education for Dietetics and Nutrition (ACEND) requirements to test for the Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) credential. The faculty member will also be expected to offer trainings to preceptors, as needed, regarding program needs and expectations for student experiential activities.

80% - Teaching

General teaching duties include: instructing students; preparing course materials; interacting with students; developing and conducting tests; evaluating students including grading; establishing and keeping regular office hours; and assisting students with questions and academic development.

Specific to this position, the Clinical Assistant Professor will be responsible for both traditional didactic (i.e., classroom based) and experiential instruction within the Master of Science, Coordinated Program in Dietetics, Nutrition and Exercise Physiology (MS CPD), to meet the Accreditation Council in Education for Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) requirements to test for the Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) credential.

The faculty member will also be expected to offer trainings to preceptors, as needed, regarding program needs and expectations for student experiential activities.

10% Research/Scholarship

Engage in collaborative research opportunities in the broad field of nutritional sciences with clinical and/or epidemiologic applications. Presentation of research findings at professional conferences and publication in peer-reviewed journals. In conjunction with the MS CPD Program Director, design evaluations of the experiential learning sites and conduct visits to the program’s experiential sites on a regular, consistent, and systematic basis to ensure the learning environments meet or exceed quality standards.

5% Service

Participate in department, college, and/or university committees; service to the profession (e.g., ACEND).

5% Other

Other duties as required.

Required Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree or equivalent in nutrition or closely related area.
  • Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) (by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR)).
  • Minimum three (3) years of work experience in clinical dietetics.

Preferred Qualifications:

An earned terminal degree (PhD) in human nutrition, nutritional sciences, or related field, and experience relevant to the position. Candidates in ABD status are eligible to apply, but the terminal degree must be earned prior to the negotiated start date.

Additional Information:

Area/College: Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine
Department Name: Nutrition and Exercise Physiology
City, State, Zip: Spokane, WA 99202
Department Link: https://medicine.wsu.edu/nutrition-and-exercise-physiology
Monthly Salary: Commensurate with education and experience
FTE: 100%

Temporary/Permanent: Non-tenure track, temporary faculty appointment

Screening Begin Date: June 25, 2021
Background Check: This position has been designated by the department to require a background check.

At the time of application, please be prepared to submit the following materials:
1) A Cover letter describing your professional goals, relevant academic preparation, and experience; and
2) A current curriculum vitae

Applicants are required to include contact information for professional references within the application.

Required Documents: Curriculum Vitae and Cover Letter

Time Type:

Full time

Position Term:

9 Month - Summer

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veteran, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply.

WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

WSU is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact Human Resource Services: 509-335-4521 (v), Washington State TDD Relay Service: Voice Callers: 1-800-833-6384; TDD Callers: 1-800-833-6388, 509-335-1259(f), or hrs@wsu.edu.

 

 

 

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Job No:
Posted: 6/9/2021
Application Due: 9/7/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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