The Wegmans School of Health and Nutrition at the Rochester Institute of Technology is seeking applicants for a part-time adjunct faculty position in nutrition to teach NUTR 223- Food & Beverage Management Lab, a 1-credit course that meets early morning on Tuesdays.
Preference for candidates with a Master’s degree in the area of dietetics, food service management, food science or related field with at least 2 years’ experience in food service management and experience teaching or precepting college-level students. Bachelor’s trained candidates will be considered with at least 5 years’ experience in food service management and experience teaching or precepting college-level students.
The professional duties include, but are not limited to, instruction and holding virtual office hours.
This course will provide direct, practical experience for Dietetics & Nutrition students in quantity food development, production and service operations. Students will rotate through several positions within the RIT food service department and become exposed to the many activities that are required to run a large scale food operation. RIT’s foodservice department will host Dietetics & Nutrition students for three hours each week as they are scheduled to work through various rotations in the department. This lab is taken in conjunction with the Food and Beverage Management course.
Required Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree and 5 years’ experience in food service management OR Master’s degree in the area of dietetics, food service management, food science or related field and 2 years’ experience in food service management
Experience teaching and / or precepting college students.
Faculty Rank: Adjunct
Employment Category: Part-time
Required Application Documents: Cover Letter, curriculum vitae or resume highlighting education and teaching experiences, and names and contact information of at least three references.
How to Apply
Please email expressing interest to Dr. Elizabeth Ruder (Elizabeth.firstname.lastname@example.org) Also, please attach required documents to the email expressing interest.
Internal Number: CHST-NUTR
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