The Department houses a Coordinated Program in Dietetics, Dietetic Internship, M.S. in Clinical Nutrition for Registered Dietitian Nutritionists, the nation’s first Doctorate of Clinical Nutrition, and, this year we opened the first accredited entry level M.S. in Clinical Nutrition based on the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics future education model. This forward-thinking program combines distance-based courses with in-person learning and clinical clerkships; graduates will be eligible to take the R.D. exam. All programs are well recognized for their innovation in nutrition and dietetics education, scholarship and research. The department has a growing research portfolio with faculty involved in global scholarship and education.
We are seeking a faculty member with a minimum of a doctoral degree in nutrition, clinical experience; and the RDN credential. The successful candidate will have experience in mentoring students in clinical settings, preferably within entry-level dietetics and nutrition programs. This position is at the instructor or assistant-professor level.
Job responsibilities include clinical coordination of students during their clerkships in New Jersey and remote site locations, preparing students for the clinical experience, and monitoring student progress and professional behavior with the site preceptors. The position will also be responsible for overall management and coordination of the clerkships and clinical sites. The individual will collaborate and teach with other programs in the department, school, and university.
Please send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae and contact information for references via email to Dr. Riva Touger-Decker, Professor and Chair at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please visit us at http://shp.rutgers.edu/dept/nutr/ to learn more about the Department of Clinical and Preventive Nutrition Sciences. The position is posted at http://jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/77566.