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2017-12-212018-02-28

Director Dietetics Program in Food and Nutritional Sciences

Tuskegee University
Alabama
  • Job Code
    54953
  • Job Type
    Employee

Posting Date: December 18, 2017               Posting End Date: Until Filled

Position: Director Dietetics Program in Food and Nutritional Sciences

Location: College of Agricultural, Environment and Nutrition Sciences/FNS

Status: Full Time

Special Qualifications

In keeping with the President’s commitment to Tuskegee University becoming an "Outcomes-Oriented University," the ideal Director will possess the willingness to use their expertise to assist in the university’s efforts to be a sustainable academic organization committed to excellence.

Tuskegee University’s 2015-2020 Strategic Plan

http://www.tuskegee.edu/strategicplan

Presidential Commentary

http://www.tuskegee.edu/about_us/administration/the_washington_digest.aspx

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Engagement in scholarly and professional dietetics activities
  • Teach foods and nutrition courses and coordinate curriculum development and maintenance.
  • Provide instruction, guidance and materials needed for the process of applying for supervised practice programs, maintain a student advisement plan, report requests for major program changes
  • Make program outcome data available upon request
  • Ensure compliance of the DPD curriculum with updated ACEND knowledge requirements for dietitians and coordinating an annual review of the curriculum
  • Communication and liaison with ACEND, regular meetings with teaching faculty, departmental chairperson, current and prospective students, submission of required reports to ACEND
  • Assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of the DPD.
  • Recruit potential students both on and off campus and provide advisement to students
  • Maintain communication with alumni
  • Research-Extension with interdisciplinary teams
  • The DPD Director is responsible for internal evaluation of the program by implementing DPD goals, ensuring that outcomes assessment measures are utilized, and directing the use of the evaluation outcomes to make required changes in the DPD.

Qualifications

Education

  • The DPD Director should hold a Ph.D. or M.S. Degree in nutrition and be a Registered Dietitian with active registration by the Commission on Dietetic Registration.

Experience

  • The DPD Director will have a minimum of three-five years professional work experience in dietetics including college/university level teaching experience. The ability to support continued accreditation of departmental programs is critical.

Salary

Commensurate with education, training and experience; Salary is contingent upon outside funding.

**The statements contained in this job announcement reflect general details as necessary to describe the principal functions of this job, the level of knowledge and skill typically required and the scope of responsibility. It should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements. **

APPLICATIONS will be accepted in the Office of Human Resources. Each applicant, including all current/existing employees, must complete and submit a Tuskegee University employment application, resume/CV, a list of (3) to (5) references (with detailed contact information) and copies of unofficial transcripts (official transcript(s) will be required upon hire). Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications and submit a completed application packet in order to be considered for the position. The University reserves the right not to fill the position in the event of budgetary or operational constraints.

Office of Human Resources

Attn: Employment/Recruitment

1200 West Montgomery Road

101 Kresge Center

Tuskegee University

Tuskegee, Alabama 36088

Email Address: employment@mytu.tuskegee.edu Fax: 334-724-4319

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer-Male/Female/Veteran/Disabled Federal law requires identity and employment eligibility verifications on Form I-9 within three (3) business days of employment. Must be able to pass a drug screen and background check

Categories

  • Administrative / Clerical
  • Dietary / Food Services

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Alabama

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