Assistant Professor, Nutrition and Food Science Program
|TITLE/RANK||Assistant Professor, Nutrition and Food Science Program|
|DEPARTMENT||Department of Health and Nutrition Sciences|
|DESCRIPTION||Tenure-track position in a vibrant and growing undergraduate and graduate program in Nutrition and Food Science. Appointment includes research, curriculum development, and teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in Nutrition and Food Science. Faculty members are expected to be active scholars, to advise students, and to participate in department, college and university committees and activities.|
Earned doctorate in Nutrition, Dietetics, or related field, with interest and expertise in nutrition- and food-related approaches to chronic disease prevention, including obesity and weight management, and in health care systems. Status as a registered dietitian and a commitment to the nutrition care process are highly preferred. Candidates must demonstrate a research agenda and evidence of scholarly activities. The department and the College of Education and Human Services are committed to student and faculty diversity and value the educational benefits that derive from such diversity. We are seeking candidates who demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively in and with socially, culturally, and economically diverse communities; have a commitment to education for social justice, democratic practice, and critical thinking; and are interested in addressing issues of diversity in research, teaching, and curriculum development.
|SALARY RANGE||Salary competitive and dependent upon qualifications.|
September 1, 2013
(Include V Number)
|Send application letter, resume, and three letters of reference to:
Dr. Tamara Lucas, CEHS Associate Dean
Montclair State University
BOX C316, V-F8
Montclair, NJ 07043
|APPLY BY||Review begins immediately and continues until position is filled.|
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