Assistant Professor and Dietetic Internship Director - Mississippi State University in Starkville Mississippi

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Mississippi State University

Starkville, Mississippi 39762

United States


Detailed Job Description

QUALIFICATIONS:Applicants must have an earned doctoral degree in nutrition or a closely related area from an accredited university and be a Registered Dietitian. The preferred candidate will have experience and success in writing grant proposals, excellent communication skills, and demonstrated competency in using various methods of information technology for course delivery. Experience as a dietetic practitioner, relevant teaching experience, and peer -reviewed journal publications are desired. We are seeking a creative, energetic, and visionary leader with great passion in dietetic education for the management and growth of the DI program.
RESPONSIBILITIES: This faculty position includes 25% administrative appointment for the role of the DI director, 25% research, and 50% for teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The DI director provides leadership and implementation of the dietetic internship program, builds productive relationships with key partners, and enhances the dietetic program. The DI director will be responsible for implementing all ACEND dietetic internship accreditation requirements, including, but not limited to, preparing reports and updates, advising, and recruiting students. The successful candidate will also guide graduate students to conduct research.
Apply at  Review of applications will begin on March 15, 2015. The start date is negotiable. Please submit (1) a letter of application, including statements of vision for dietetics education and supervised practice, teaching philosophy, and research interest; (2) a curriculum vita; and (3) contact information (addresses and telephone/email) for three professional references and complete the Personal Data Information Form. For additional information, please contact to Dr. Brent Fountain, Search Committee Chair, Department of Food Science, Nutrition, and Health Promotion, PO Box 9805, Mississippi State, MS 39762, 662-­325-­0849 or Mississippi State University is an AA/EEO employer.

Keyword Phrases

  • Professor
  • Food Science
  • Dietetic
  • Nutrition
  • Director
  • Health Promotion
  • Faculty
  • Mississippi State University
  • Internship
  • Assistant
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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