The Department of Kinesiology & Health Sciences at William & Mary seeks applications for a tenure track position at the Assistant Professor level in Human, Community, or International Nutrition. The successful candidate will support development of the Department’s new undergraduate major concentration in Nutrition, which will complement existing curricular concentrations in Public Health, Allied Health, and Pre-Medical Studies. Teaching expectation is two courses per semester. The applicant is expected to establish and maintain an independent research program that inspires a highly motivated undergraduate student body. In addition, the applicant will advise and mentor students.
We are interested in individuals with research and teaching expertise in all areas of Human, Community, and International Nutrition. The successful applicant will possess the skills to teach a range of introductory courses in Nutrition, as well as in her/his area of specialty.
Applicants must apply online at https://jobs.wm.edu. Submit a curriculum vitae and a cover letter that includes statement of research and teaching interests. You will be prompted to submit online the names and email addresses of three references who will be contacted by the system with instructions for how to submit a letter of reference. For full consideration, submit application materials by the review date, October 15, 2018. Applications received after the review date will be considered if needed. Questions can be directed to Dr. Alison Scott, search chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
William & Mary values diversity and invites applications from underrepresented groups who will enrich the research, teaching and service missions of the university. William & Mary is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and encourages applications from women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. William & Mary conducts background checks on applicants for employment.
Required Qualifications: Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in an area of Nutrition or a related field at the time of appointment (August 10, 2019). Preferred Qualifications: Previous experience in teaching and mentoring undergraduate research is preferred.
Internal Number: F0948W
About College of William & Mary
Information on the degree programs in the Department of Kinesiology & Health Sciences may be found at http://www.wm.edu/as/kinesiology/about/index.php. The Department of Kinesiology & Health Sciences at William & Mary is a community of scholars that examine human health and well-being at 1) the molecular and cellular level; 2) the level of the human body and human movement; and 3) the population level, both locally and globally. Our integrated approach lays the foundation for health-related careers through experiences in classrooms, research laboratories, clinics, and communities.
William & Mary is a public research university consistently ranked as one of the top ten public universities in the United States. One of the original “Public Ivies”, William & Mary is committed to excellence in the liberal arts and in undergraduate teaching. William & Mary is located in historic Williamsburg, Virginia, in proximity to Washington D.C.