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Academic Faculty

(Asst. Professor, Food & Nutrition)

School of Family & Consumer Sciences

Open for Recruitment:  November 18, 2011 - February 1, 2012
Announcement #:  10000001422
Salary Range:  DOE
Full or Part Time:  Full Time
Location: Moscow

Materials Required:
    Online Application
    Job References
    Letter of Application
    Curriculum Vitae
    Copy of Graduate Transcripts
    3-5 References

9-month-Academic year, full-time, tenure track
Moscow, Idaho

STARTING DATE: Fall Semester 2012 or earliest date possible.


Teach Food and Nutrition degree program courses, including the basic nutrition course. Collaborate with Food and Nutrition faculty to develop, deliver, and assess coursework. Participate in Coordinated Program in Dietetics steering committee. Maintain current CADE knowledge and competency requirements in program courses. Conduct scholarly activity and disseminate results to academic and professional audiences. Advise undergraduate and graduate students. Obtain extramural funding. Contribute to Family and Consumer Sciences undergraduate and graduate program development.Provide service to the university and professional organizations.



  • Doctorate in nutrition, dietetics, or related discipline.
  • ABD applicants must have degree requirements completed at time of hire.
  • Registered Dietitian or eligible within six months of hire
  • Classroom teaching experience at the college or university level
  • Evidence of or potential for scholarly activity productivity
  • Experience with distance education methodologies
  • At least one degree in Family & Consumer Sciences or Human Sciences
  • Experience with or ability to work on teams
  • Ability to work with people from diverse backgrounds
Review of applications will begin December 15th, 2011 and will continue until a suitable candidate is identified. Questions about the position can be addressed to Dr. Samantha Ramsay, at or 208/292-2541.

Candidates should complete the online application at Include a letter of application addressing experience and the required and preferred qualifications; vitae; copies of graduate transcripts; and names of three to five individuals who will serve as references. Documents that cannot be submitted online are to be sent to:

Food and Nutrition Search Committee Chair
School of Family and Consumer Sciences
University of Idaho
PO Box 443183, Moscow, Idaho  83844-3183
Phone:  208-885-6546 / FAX:  208-885-5751 / Email:

The School of Family and Consumer Sciences provides programs in instruction, research, and extension. The School offers Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees. Undergraduate majors include: Child Family and Consumer Studies programs in Child Development/Family Relations, Family Life, and Family and Consumer Sciences Education; Clothing, Textiles, and Design; and Food and Nutrition, including an accredited Coordinated Program in Dietetics. Enrollment is over 350 undergraduate majors and 25 graduate students. The School has 16 tenure-track positions located in Moscow, and Boise, Idaho, and Spokane, Washington.


To enrich education through diversity, the University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.