Associate Professor, Nutrition Science Full-Time, Tenure Track Position Fall 2017
Dominican University seeks applicants for a tenure-track position in Nutrition Science at the level of Associate Professor or above beginning August, 2017. Primary responsibilities include: supporting the development of a new Master’s Program in Community Nutrition, teaching Nutrition courses, and teaching seminar courses for the master’s degree Coordinated Program supervised practice.
The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong commitment to teaching at the undergraduate and/or graduate level and direct research. The candidate will be expected to teach 3 courses per semester including both introductory and advanced courses. Other responsibilities include: advising undergraduate and graduate students, conducting research, and maintaining professional competency and skills required for professional and academic practice. The successful candidate will establish working relationships with new colleagues in the College of Health Sciences, develop relationships with local/regional food and nutrition related businesses to benefit the program, and facilitate the development of volunteer opportunities in the community. All faculty members are expected to participate in University life and governance, as well as continuing professional development and scholarship.
Application: Apply online at www.dom.edu/jobs. Applicants will be asked to submit a cover letter and CV. Applicants who progress in the search process will be asked to provide letters of recommendation and official transcripts.
Review of applications is ongoing and will close when the position is filled.
About Dominican University: Dominican University is a Catholic, comprehensive teaching university located in River Forest, a suburb of Chicago, with an enrollment of about 3,500 students. In support of its commitment to inclusive excellence through diversity and equity, Dominican University strongly encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups. The University is designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution, with 56% of undergraduates first generation in college, 67% female, 48% Hispanic of Any Race, and 7% Black/African-American.
Dominican University is an equal opportunity employer. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a diverse faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We look forward to a diverse pool of applicants who bring varied experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.