Assistant Sports Dietitian
Athletics, Stanford, California, United States
Stanford's Department of Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation:
Stanford's Department of Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation (“DAPER”) is the premier intercollegiate athletics program in the country. We are the proud Home of Champions! We lead the nation with 128 NCAA championship titles, won the Women's Capital One Cup four of the last five years, and have brought home the Learfield Director's Cup for 25 straight years. We also support the university's physical education, recreation and wellness initiatives. Our dedicated staff embody a culture of excellence, embrace our mission of scholar-athleticism and exemplify a relentless championship spirit. Our actions and staff are guided by the core tenets of the DAPER culture, “The DAPER Way,” which are: Embrace Scholar-Athleticism, Pursue and Revere Excellence, Lead with Courage and Work Cohesively.
Are you ready to inspire champions? If yes, then this may be the right opportunity for you!
Apply the principles of nutrition to the human diet in research, dining hall, student community, classroom, or individual settings. Serve as a dietary resource for assistance with nutritional programs and clinical research.Your responsibilities include:
Participate in the planning and design of meals for individuals and student populations to ensure nutritional standards are met.
Facilitate dietary modifications as required by research studies.
Provide nutritional education and/or counseling to research participants, chefs, students participating in health-education classes and students with nutritional needs.
Develop programs to meet individual needs and nutritional goals. Coordinate and supervise students with nutrition related issues.
Conduct and document nutritional assessments.
Participate in cross-campus teams, panels, committees and working groups engaged in health education programs.
For clinical trials, additional duties may include:
Support clinical research protocols with Principal Investigator.
Document individual and program results in accordance with federal and state requirements.
Contribute to development and implementation of subject recruitment and screening strategies as required.
Assist in implementation of data collection procedures.To be successful in this role, you will have:
Bachelor's degree in nutritional science, dietetics, or related field and three years of relevant experience or combination of education and relevant experience.
Current Registered Dietitian Certificate.
Registered Dietitian and member of the American Dietetic Association.Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Demonstrated ability to convey nutritional concepts to individuals of varying ages and cultural backgrounds.
Verbal skills to conduct interviews and present nutritional concepts.
Demonstrated ability to handle confidential information (verbal and written) with tact and diplomacy.
Written English skills to document nutritional assessments.
Ability to assess individual nutritional needs based on age, weight, physical activity, and general health.
Ability to frequently perform desk-based computer tasks, sit, use a telephone and stand/walk. Occasionally climb stairs, lift/carry/push/pull objects that weigh up to 20 pounds, kneel/crawl, reach/work above shoulders and grasp forcefully.DAPER's Integrity:
This position, along with all DAPER coaches and staff, is responsible for the integrity of Stanford's intercollegiate athletics program and for the reputation of Stanford University. This position is responsible for ensuring that his/her/their involvement with Athletics Department activities maintains the integrity of the University's reputation and does not negatively impact the relationship between the University and its faculty, staff, students and alumni. Additionally, this position must comply with University policies and procedures, NCAA and Pac-12 rules and regulations.Why Stanford is for you:
Stanford University has revolutionized the way we live and enrich the world. Supporting this mission is our diverse and dedicated 17,000 staff. We seek talent driven to impact the future of our legacy. Our culture and unique perks empower you with:
Freedom to grow. We offer career development programs, tuition reimbursement, or audit a course. Join a TedTalk, film screening, or listen to a renowned author or global leader speak.
A caring culture. We provide superb retirement plans, generous time-off, and family care resources.
A healthier you. Climb our rock wall or choose from hundreds of health or fitness classes at our world-class exercise facilities. We also provide excellent health care benefits.
Discovery and fun. Stroll through historic sculptures, trails, and museums.
Enviable resources. Enjoy free commuter programs, ridesharing incentives, discounts and more!
The job duties listed are typical examples of work performed by positions in this job classification and are not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, tasks, and responsibilities. Specific duties and responsibilities may vary depending on department or program needs without changing the general nature and scope of the job or level of responsibility. Employees may also perform other duties as assigned.
Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of his or her job.
Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: stanfordcareers.stanford.edu
Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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