The Department of Family and Consumer Sciences at the University of Wyoming invites applications for an Assistant Professor in Family and Consumer Sciences with a Human Nutrition focus; nine-month academic year, tenure-track appointment.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Primary responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses with a clinical and/or metabolic focus in Human Nutrition and Food/Didactic Program in Nutrition and Dietetics (DPND). These courses may include: Therapeutic Nutrition, Sports Nutrition & Metabolism, and Nutrition & Weight Control. Additional teaching responsibilities may include curriculum for the WWAMI Medical Education Program and courses in the applicant’s background and expertise. The University of Wyoming’s teaching load is 2-3 with course reductions possible. In addition, the individual will be expected to establish a research program related to human nutrition; supervise Master’s and/or interdisciplinary Biomedical Science PhD students, mentor undergraduate students, assist with maintaining accreditation standards for the DPND, collaborate with other faculty to transition the DPND to a Future Graduate Model, and provide service to the department, college, university and discipline.
Complete the online application and upload the following for a complete application:
Review of applications will begin August 31st and continue until position is filled. Nominations and expressions of interest will be held in confidence.
Jill Fabricius Keith, PhD, RDN
Search Committee Chair