Tenure-Track, Associate or Full Professor
Program Director, MS in Nutrition and Dietetics Program
Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Virginia Tech
The Department of Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise (HNFE; http://hnfe.vt.edu) invites applications for a 9-month (AY), tenure-track faculty appointment at the level of Associate or Full Professor, and Program Director, MS Program in Nutrition and Dietetics. An administrative stipend will be provided for the summer months. Responsibilities include program administration (33%), research (33%), and teaching (33%). We are seeking a visionary leader to direct a new Master of Science graduate degree program in Nutrition and Dietetics to prepare students to become Registered Dietitian Nutritionists. The 17-month, non-thesis MS program emphasis will be Nutrition Counseling & Behavior Change. A research program that complements the Master of Science program is required. Responsibilities will include instruction of up to three (3 cr.) graduate courses per calendar year, supervision of the Assistant Director and other program staff, coordination with the Director of the Exemplary Program award-winning undergraduate Dietetics Program, conducting research, graduate advising, and service.
Location/Region: Blacksburg, VA (US - 24060)