The Rutgers School of Health Professions (SHP) Department of Clinical and Preventive Nutrition Sciences is inviting applications for a full-time faculty position. SHP is one of eight schools that are part of Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences, the premier health sciences institution in New Jersey. Rutgers is an internationally ranked University that is a member of the prestigious AAU and the Big Ten conference.
The Department houses a M.S. in Clinical Nutrition for Registered Dietitian Nutritionists, the nation's first Doctorate of Clinical Nutrition and the first accredited entry level M.S. in Clinical Nutrition based on the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics graduate future model. This forward-thinking program combines hybrid courses with in-person learning and clinical clerkships; graduates are eligible to take the R.D.N. exam. All programs are well recognized for their innovation in nutrition and dietetics education, scholarship and research. The department has a growing research portfolio with faculty involved in global scholarship and education.
Minimum Education and Experience:
We are seeking a faculty member with a minimum of a doctoral degree in nutrition, clinical experience, and the RD credential. The successful candidate will have experience in teaching graduate nutrition courses using both in-person and online formats. This is a non-tenure track open rank position.
Posting Number: 20FA1010
Location: Newark (RBHS)
Internal Number: 121721
About Rutgers University
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