Assistant Professor - Clinical Nutrition

United Arab Emirates (AE)
30 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
26 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistant Professor - Clinical Nutrition
Position Number    300501

Posting Number    734
Grade Number    23

Job Description    

The Nutrition and Health Department at the College of Food and Agriculture, United Arab Emirates University invites applications for a full-time faculty position in Clinical Nutrition at the rank of Assistant Professor. This is a teaching emphasis position with expectations to participate in collaborative research together with other faculty members. Opportunities to initiate/lead research available. Responsibilities The candidate will coordinate, develop and intensively teach in-person or online undergraduate and graduate courses in clinical human nutrition, medical nutritional therapy, foods and nutrition in health promotion and disease prevention, and other related areas. Successful candidates will have a strong commitment to teaching excellence, student academic advising, and student learning outcomes assessment methods both at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Candidates with experience in internship and internship program coordination are preferred. Initiating and maintaining an individual research program in clinical nutrition is encouraged. Strong collaboration within and outside the department is expected. The individual will mentor undergraduate research, support graduate research and engage in discussions with other research trainees like RAs and postdocs. All application materials must be submitted online at http://jobs.uaeu.ac.ae. Salary and Benefits Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. UAEU offers excellent benefits in the form of tax-free salary, housing, health benefits, education allowance for children, paid summer break, and return tickets for the family once a year for country permanent residence.

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