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Internship Program Director - Nutrition Program

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Utica College
Utica, New York 13502

Job Description and Requirements

Utica College, a small comprehensive college in Upstate New York, is seeking an Internship Program Director - Nutrition Program to fill a position in the newly-developed Nutrition program.

In deciding whether to apply for a position at Utica College, candidates are strongly encouraged to consider the UC mission and culture to help determine their potential success at http://www.utica.edu/instadvance/marketingcomm/about/. Our Mission and Values Statement includes a commitment to fostering diversity in background, perspective, and experience within an environment that is dedicated to the freedom of expression and the open sharing of ideas. At UC, diversity means that we are a community that represents a range of human experience and makes conscious choices to appreciate, respect, and learn from each other. Utica College actively seeks and welcomes applications from candidates with exceptional qualifications, particularly those with demonstrable commitments to a more inclusive society.

Primary responsibilities include:
The Internship Program Director is responsible for assuring that all ACEND accreditation standards, policies and procedures are met.
The responsibilities of the Internship Program Director include, but are not limited to the following: In consultation with program faculty, develop and maintain policies and procedures for effectively managing all components of the program and ensure fair, equitable, and considerate treatment of prospective and enrolled interns (such as program admission, retention, and completion policies); In consultation with program faculty, develop, maintain, and coordinate internship locations and relationships; In consultation with program faculty, develop and maintain internship grading and completion information; Participate in student recruitment, advisement, evaluation and counseling; Maintain program accreditation, including timely submission of fees, reports, and requests for major program changes; Maintain programâs student records, including student advising plans and verification statements (verification statements must be kept indefinitely); Handle complaints about the program received from interns or others, including disposition of the complaint; On-going review of programâs curriculum to meet the accreditation standards; Communicate and coordinate with program faculty, preceptors, and others involved with the program; Facilitate processes for continuous assessment of program and student learning outcomes; Teach courses related to the didactic undergraduate program.

Minimum of a masterâs degree in an applicable field is required; a registered dietitian, and 3 years post registration field experience; Experience teaching college-level courses and good organizational skills.

Utica College:
Founded in 1946, Utica College is a private comprehensive institution distinguished for its integration of liberal and professional study. Our dedicated faculty and staff have built a tradition of excellence in teaching and learning with particular emphasis on providing individual attention to students. The College enrolls approximately 3,700 students â approximately 2,700 undergraduates and 1,000 graduate students.

A city of approximately 60,000, Utica is located at the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains in the Mohawk Valley region of upstate New York. The area offers easy access to a broad variety of cultural attractions, including the historic Stanley Performing Arts Center and renowned Munson Williams Proctor Arts Institute, as well as four-season recreation.

Application Information:
To apply, submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional references. Candidates for the position must include in their cover letter how you will advance our institutional values including serving a diverse community.

All application materials must be submitted online at the following link: http://uc.peopleadmin.com/postings/1898

Active consideration of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. References will be checked for candidates invited to campus.

Utica College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from under-represented groups as well as individuals who have experience with diverse populations.


Kristin Phelps

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[posted May 26, 2017]

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