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Nutrition Lecturer I or II

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University of Nevada, Reno
Reno, Nevada 89557

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Nutrition Lecturer
University of Nevada, Reno

As integral components of the University of Nevada, Reno, the Nevada Agricultural Experiment Station, and the College of Agriculture, Biotechnology and Natural Resources invite applications to fill a nutrition lecturer position within the Agriculture, Nutrition and Veterinary Sciences Department (ANVS).

Qualified candidates must have expertise to teach a combination of required and elective undergraduate nutrition courses that support the accredited Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD), the nutritional science specialization, and the institutionâs core curriculum. Other responsibilities include providing academic advisement; assisting with curriculum development and assessment; and participating in student recruitment/retention efforts. Service to the university and the profession is also expected. Lastly, commitment to teaching a diverse and rapidly growing body of students is expected.

The University of Nevada, Reno is ranked in the Top Tier of the âbest national universitiesâ by U.S. News & World Report, with plans to add up to 250 tenure-track faculty positions between 2015 and 2020. With a growing and increasingly diverse student enrollment of over 20,000 including over 3,000 graduate students, the University provides a comprehensive selection of degree programs at the undergraduate and graduate level. Located in the picturesque Truckee Meadows at the base of the Sierra Nevada, the University of Nevada, Reno is located 45 minutes from Lake Tahoe, numerous hot springs, and within four hours from San Francisco, the Napa-Sonoma wine country, and Yosemite National Park. The region offers an array of festivals and cultural activities including museums and performing arts centers. For more information on the Reno/Tahoe area, please visit: http://www.unr.edu/about/reno-and-lake-tahoe.

To apply and for more information, please visit: http://apptrkr.com/983535

The University of Nevada, Reno is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its students and employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, creed, national origin, veteran status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or gender expression. The University of Nevada employs only United States citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States. Women, under-represented groups, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.


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