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POSITION DESCRIPTION
The University of Alabama’s College of Human Environmental Sciences is seeking applicants for the position of Assistant Professor within its Human Environmental Sciences degree area starting in Fall 2021. This is a nine-month, non-tenure track, renewable contract position that will support the degree programs offered in the area of Human Environmental Sciences.
The successful candidate will assume responsibilities that will include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses; coordinating HES core courses; assisting in program-related activities; and providing service to the program, department, college, university and profession.

QUALIFICATIONS
Qualified candidates for this position are expected to have a completed doctorate in one of the disciplines associated with the College of Human Environmental Sciences, or a closely related area; previous experience in program or project coordination; and a record of excellence in college teaching, both in the residential and online environments.

Experience or training in other disciplines (beyond that of the terminal degree) in the college is preferred as is a background in course and instructor development.   

Candidates for the position must have at minimum a masters degree nutrition, food science, nutritional sciences, or dietetics with preference given to those with an earned doctorate in nutrition, food science, nutritional sciences, or dietetics. Candidates must have demonstrated ability to teach undergraduate and  potentially graduate courses in nutrition/food science, food preparation and meal management and quantity food systems; multicultural foodways, community nutrition, and special topics; direct the Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD), direct student field experiences in the DPD, and potentially develop and direct a Dietetic Internship; Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) credential and Licensed Dietitian Nutritionist (TN) eligible; relevant professional experience in clinical nutrition and dietetics; evidence of ongoing or established scholarship; ability to advise and mentor undergraduate and potentially graduate students; commitment to teamwork and professional involvement.

Candidates for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor will be expected to teach 18 semester hours per year; direct the DPD, advise students in the discipline; and contribute to curriculum development, assessment, and accreditation. The candidate will be expected to participate in professional and scholarly activities, contribute to the university and department missions, be a collegial member of the institution at all levels, and provide services to the department and to the community-at-large. Carson-Newman employs faculty and staff who are actively supportive of its aim as an institution with a Christian commitment. The position is a full-time, 9-month, tenure track to begin January 2021.

The College of Agriculture and Human Ecology at Tennessee Technological University invites applicants for a full-time nine-month, Lecturer position in Housing and Design to begin August
1, 2021. The successful candidate will demonstrate an exceptional ability to teach both lecture and studio courses.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Master's degree from an accredited institution in Interior Design, Housing Design, Architectural Design, or closely related field by stated date of employment
  • At least one year of teaching experience in the content area at the collegiate level
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver coursework using a variety of teaching techniques, including distance/online and asynchronous delivery

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