Assistant Professor, 9 Month Salaried - Sports Nutrition Location:
Tallahassee, FL Regular/Temporary:
Regular Full/Part Time:
Full-Time Job ID:
Nutrition and Integrative Physiology
College of Health and Human Sciences
Equal Employment Opportunity
An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.
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Responsibilities The successful applicant will be expected to: (1) develop/maintain a nationally and internationally recognized extramurally funded research program, (2) contribute to the department’s teaching and service efforts at the undergraduate and graduate levels, (3) recruit and mentor graduate students, and (4) contribute to the mission of the Institute of Sports Sciences & Medicine (http://issm.fsu.edu
).Qualifications Applicants must have an earned doctorate in nutrition, exercise physiology, or related discipline and have significant postdoctoral training or postgraduate experience. The applicant must demonstrate a record of scholarly publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals and evidence of extramural support for research activities. Other Information Applicants are encouraged to explore the College of Health and Human Sciences website (https://healthandhumansciences.fsu.edu/
) for more information about the department and college. The Department of Nutrition and Integrative Physiology is the 6th
largest department at Florida State University with 1,250 undergraduate and 100 graduate students. The department offers undergraduate majors in Athletic Training, Dietetics, Exercise Physiology, and Food and Nutrition. The department offers graduate degrees at the Master’s level in Sports Nutrition, Nutrition & Food Science, Exercise Physiology, and Sports Sciences. The department also offers graduate degrees at the doctoral level in Nutrition & Food Science and Exercise Physiology. The Institute of Sports Sciences and Medicine (ISSM; http://issm.fsu.edu
) is a research facility with key stakeholders in the College of Health and Human Sciences, Department of Athletics, and College of Medicine. Florida State University holds the Carnegie Research University designation as a very high research activity institution. It is located in Florida’s capital city of Tallahassee. Florida State University has been officially designated as a preeminent research university by the Florida Legislature as a result of having met a set of rigorous benchmarks. Florida State University is ranked #18 among national public institutions in the last U.S. News and World Report
The University serves a culturally-diverse student population of over 42,000. The history of Florida State University can be accessed online at http://www.ir.fsu.edu/FSU_History.html.
Michael J. Ormsbee, PhD, Search Committee Chair
Professor, Department of Nutrition and Integrative Physiology
Director, Institute of Sports Sciences & Medicine
Director, NIP Graduate Program
Florida State University
Email: [email protected]
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