The Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences at the University of Rhode Island invites applications for a Clinical Assistant Professor (non-tenure-track) position for the 2019-20 academic year. The position is full-time, limited to 06-30-2020, with anticipated funding renewal.
Teach 3 undergraduate courses per year including General Nutrition (NFS 207) and Public Health Nutrition (NFS 212G) and Food, Nutrition, and People (NFS 276G). Work with the University of Rhode Island Cooperative Extension Program to provide nutrition outreach for residents of the state including, but not limited to, those that are SNAP and EFNEP eligible. Supervise students in experiential learning. Support grant funded programs, including SNAP-Ed, EFNEP, and CYFAR, including supporting and implementing ongoing activities. Assist with grant writing and implementation.
Visit the URI jobs website at https://jobs.uri.edu to apply and view complete details for posting (F00131). Please attach the following 4 (PDF) documents to your online Faculty Employment Application: (#1) Cover letter addressing the qualifications for the position (one complete PDF document), (#2) Curriculum Vita, (#3) One page description of your teaching philosophy, and (#4) One page five-year plan of your vision for nutrition outreach with an emphasis on activities including policy, systems, and environmental strategies for the state of Rhode Island (as one complete PDF document).
Required – Please note: Two letters of references (recommendations) must be emailed directly to search chair, Cathy English, (firstname.lastname@example.org) by the application consideration deadline.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: The search will remain open until the position has been filled. First consideration will be given to applications received by April 5, 2019. Second consideration may be given to applications received by April 15, 2019. Applications received subsequent to second consideration date (April 15, 2019) may not be given full consideration.
APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE ONLY.
The University of Rhode Island is an AA/EEOD employer. Women, persons of color, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other protected groups are encouraged to apply.
Internal Number: F00131
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