Position Title: Assistant Professor of Practice
Company: University of Arizona – School of Nutritional Sciences and Wellness
City: Tucson, AZ

Salary: DOE based on the experience of the selected candidate
Position Start Date: 8/14/2023

Contact: Maria Plant, DCN, RDN, CNSC, FAND

Website: https://arizona.csod.com/ux/ats/careersite/4/home/requisition/13908?c=arizona

Minimum Qualifications:

  • MS in Nutritional Sciences, Clinical Nutrition, or related field.
  • Registered Dietitian Nutritionist.
  • College-level teaching experience including in-person and online.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with course management systems such as Desire2Learn.
  • Doctorate in related field.
  • Professional experience in clinical nutrition, including evidence of current experience in clinical practice including nutrition support, order writing, critical care, precepting, and other advance practice responsibilities.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Teaching in person and online undergraduate courses.
  • Teaching may include the following courses:
    • Medical Nutrition Therapy II (NSC 435)
    • Medical Nutrition Therapy I (NSC 425)
    • Medical Nutrition Therapy Workshop (NSC 497b)
    • Nutrition and the Life Cycle (NSC 301)
    • Principles of Human Nutrition in Health and Disease (NSC 310)
    • Introduction to Nutrition (NSC 101/170C1)
    • Applied Nutrition and Disease (NSC 410)
  • Curriculum development and modifications.
  • Mentoring undergraduate and graduate students.
  • Collaborating with other department and units across campus.
  • Coordinating with healthcare community to facilitate experiential learning in the area of MNT.
  • Additional instruction and service duties may be assigned.