The primary purpose of this entry-level position is to develop an expert in the field of Human Performance through the means of instruction and intern supervision while in the field, being an expert on the topic of sports care and sports nutrition while providing lectures on such topics, supervising student research projects in the field of Human Performance/Nutrition and self-development.
This is a full-time, benefits eligible opportunity.
Duties Include, but are not limited to:
Supervise clinical interns while providing clinical services including sports nutrition advisement to our Human Performance constituents in the field
Develop and create nutritional and educational material through independent study opportunities
Attend seminars, meetings and corporate events of industrial partners
Create content that fosters relationship and meets needs of industrial partners
See patients, perform examinations, develop treatment plans and provide care
Occasionally supervise interns delivering care and performing examinations
Design and deliver lectures in the field of sports care
Supervise NWHSU HPC Sport Intern students on their research projects
Misc. administration: Emails, planning of field work
0-2 years experience, 1-3 years managerial experience required
Doctoral or professional degree or more in related field required
Master's Degree preferred
Proven clinical skills required
Experience in teaching and student supervision
Research and leadership
Northwestern Health Sciences University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected category including disability and protected veteran status.
About Northwestern Health Sciences University (NWHSU)
Northwestern Health Sciences University (NWHSU) is a progressive institution educating the next generation of health care professionals. Located in Bloomington, Minn., the university has been a fixture in the market since 1941. Our deep history is rooted in their founding of The College of Chiropractic, established more than 70 years ago.
While the institution's history is rooted in the chiropractic profession, NWHSU now focuses more broadly on health and wellness. In addition to our doctor of chiropractic degree, we offer degrees, course credits, certificates, and specializations in acupuncture and Chinese medicine, massage therapy, nutrition, undergraduate health sciences, and the allied health professions—medical assisting, medical laboratory science, medical laboratory technology, radiation therapy, and radiologic technology. We are a mission- and vision-driven university, preparing the next generation of healthcare professionals to not only deliver, but also advance health care.
NWHSU advances innovative models of integrative care to lead people to live happier, healthier lives. We are educators who believe that integrative, natural healthcare is for everyone. We provi...de needed services for the community in which we live and work. We also believe that evidence-focused integrative care teams deliver a unified approach to promote better health outcomes. Our goal is to transform health care through patient-centered, evidence-based, care that optimizes health and well-being.
Our nearly 130 faculty members annually teach more than 1,000 students across degree and certificate programs and 3,600 continuing education students. NWHSU has more than 8,500 graduates throughout the U.S. and in 21 countries. NWHSU is a not-for-profit institution accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Our 25-acre, non-residential campus in Bloomington, Minnesota is eight miles from MSP Airport and ten miles from downtown Minneapolis.