Assistant Professor - Nutrition, Food Science and Pkg. - Dietetics and Nutrition
The Department of Nutrition, Food Science and Packaging offers three concentrations under the Bachelors of Science degree in Nutritional Science: Dietetics (Accredited by The Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND), Applied Nutrition and Food Sciences, and Food Management. The department also offers a Bachelor of Science degree in Packaging.
The Department also offers a Master of Science degree in Nutritional Science with six different objectives as per student preference. There are approximately 400 students who are enrolled in the Nutrition, Food Science and Packaging Department. Please visit our website at www.sjsu.edu/nufspkg/
This position is an excellent opportunity for scholars interested in launching a career at a comprehensive university that is a national leader in graduating historically underserved students. SJSU has achieved both HSI (Hispanic Serving Institution) and AANAPISI (Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institution) status. Moreover, 40% of our student population are first-generation and 38% are Pell-qualified. As a result, we rank third nationally in increasing student upward mobility. In fact, SJSU has recently been recognized as the #1 Most Transformative College in the country by Money Magazine.
We seek candidates whose research/scholarship, teaching and/or service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to engagement and inclusion of culturally diverse audiences in higher education, and particularly in the area of nutrition and dietetics.
SJSU is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or disability.
It is the policy of SJSU to provide reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities who self disclose.
Internal Number: 498021
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