Job Details
Posting Date
15/11/2021 Expiry Date 15/01/2022 Job Reference Number: 1766-2021-11-15T10:22:46
Assistant/ Associate Professor of Clinical Nutrition
Category Faculty Members College of Health Sciences
College Health Sciences
Department Clinical Nutrition and Dietitics
Job Purpose

This position is designed for those who are highly qualified Ph.D. holders with vast experience in teaching and conducting research in the field of nutrition. Candidates who are “Registered Dietitians” or “Licensed Dietitians” are preferred. The candidate is expected to professionally cover the Department undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Medical Nutrition Therapy, Diet Planning and Disease, Nutrition Practicum (Clinical and community nutrition). The candidate should have experience in clinical training teaching and coordination.

Main accountabilities & expectations

• Teaching theoretical and practical Department/College/University level courses 

• Research designing, implementation and evaluation 

• Student advising and administrative activities

Job Specific Accountabilities --
Required Skills --
Preferred Qualification & Experience

• ​Ph.D. in nutritional sciences or a closely related field from an accredited university 

• Demonstrated success in university teaching at undergraduate and graduate level 

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills 

• Technically confident in teaching courses related to nutritional sciences 

• Demonstrated research experience 

• Experience in curriculum development and academic accreditation process 

• Record of scientific publications in quality peer-reviewed journals

Job Location University of Sharjah (Main)

• ​Minimum 5 years of teaching experience at the university level 

• Evidence of teaching excellence and experience

• Experience in clinical and community nutrition

Job Criteria
Gender Male or Female
Qualification Phd
Relevant Experience 5 or more
Living In UAE Open for all