School of Nutrition and Dietetics
The University of Akron
The University of Akron is accepting applications for a Tenure track position at the Associate or Assistant Professor level in the School of Nutrition and Dietetics in the newly formed College of Health Professions.
We seek a research scholar with an interdisciplinary approach and expertise in applied and translational research in nutrition as it relates to wellness, prevention, chronic health conditions or clinical nutrition. The successful candidate will have the ability to collaborate across disciplines and institutions to assist in building the technical, skill and funding base for a vibrant, collaborative research agenda within the School of Nutrition and Dietetics. The successful candidate will teach graduate and undergraduate courses, supervise graduate and undergraduate research activities and be involved in ongoing grant activities. Candidates will be expected to assist in program development and evaluation, grantwriting, student advising, and to engage in professional, departmental and university activities.
A Doctorate in Nutrition or closely related field, and the Registered Dietitian credential. ABDs meeting the other criteria may be considered, with completion required by hiring date. Evidence of effective research and teaching is required, as well as a commitment to interdisciplinary approaches and collaborations. Academic rank will be assigned according to previous teaching/research experience.
For complete details and to apply for this position, visit: http://www.uakron.edu/jobs/. Requisition number: 007035.
The University of Akron is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and to the principles of affirmative action in accordance with state and federal laws.