About the Job

Job Title

Assistant Tenure-Track Professsor in Nutrition

Job Category

Community Educator


California State Polytechnic University Pomona
Pomona, California 91768

Job Description and Requirements


Dietetics and Nutrition Science Tenure-Track Faculty Position AY 2018-2019

Position: Assistant Tenure-Track Professor in Nutrition; 9 mo. appointment. Start date: August 2018.
Teach a selection of undergraduate and graduate level courses for nutrition, nutrition science, and dietetics courses that support the Nutrition Science and Dietetics options of the Nutrition Program. The new faculty members will participate in research/scholarly funding for research and programs, collaborate in interdisciplinary projects, departmental curriculum and program development, service/committee work for the department, college, and university, perform undergraduate student advising, and also supervise undergraduate and graduate research projects.
Minimum Qualifications:
1) An earned Doctor of Philosophy in nutrition, nutritional science or public health with an emphasis on nutrition, or closely related field from an accredited university and completed by August 1, 2018. 2) Commitment to teaching and mentoring a diverse student population. 3) RD or RDN by January 02, 2019. 4) A Student Success Statement about your teaching or other experiences, successes, and challenges in working with a diverse student population (approximately one page, single-spaced) For preferred/desired qualifications and full description see http://www.cpp.edu/~faculty-affairs/open-positions/college-unit/ag/hnfs.shtml
A complete application consists of 1) the candidate's teaching philosophy; 2) the candidate's research/scholarly interests; 3) the duties and qualifications articulated in the position description; 4) a curriculum vitae including the elements specified on the application form; 5) three recent letters of reference/recommendation addressing the candidate's strengths relevant to this position sent directly to the Chair of the Search Committee by the persons writing the letters, and not by the applicant; 6) name, titles and affiliation, email address, and telephone numbers of at least five individuals who can speak to the candidate's potential for success in this position (these should include the 3 persons who write the letters of reference); 7) a copy or printout of grades or transcript showing the highest degree earned (an official transcript will be required of finalists); 8) A Student Success Statement about your teaching or other experiences, successes, and challenges in working with a diverse student population (approximately one page, single-spaced)
Electronic submission of all application materials is encouraged. Send complete application by March 2, 2018 by 4pm (Pacific time) to:
Dietetics and Nutrition Science Faculty Search Committee
Human Nutrition and Food Science Dept
3801 W. Temple Ave; Pomona, CA 91768
Telephone: 909.869.2226; FAX: 909.869.5078
E-mail: nutrifoodsci@cpp.edu

Cal Poly Pomona is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability employer and hires only individuals from accredited educational institutions and who are lawfully authorized to work in the U.S.


Rubria Wilson

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[posted Jan 8, 2018]

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