Job Details
Posting Date
15/06/2022 Expiry Date 15/08/2022 Job Reference Number: 1908-2022-06-15T13:32:21
Associate/Full 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 person with vast experience in teaching and conducting research in the field of Clinical nutrition. Candidates who are “Registered Dietitians” or “Licensed Dietitians”f rom an accredited institution are preferred. The candidate is expected to professionally cover the department undergraduate and postgraduate courses in medical nutrition therapy, diet planning and disease,  special nutrition support in critical care, nutritional care plans, nutrition practicum (clinical and community nutrition)

Main accountabilities & expectations
  • Teaching theoretical and practical Department/College/University level courses as well as  teaching of clinical practicum courses with extensive supervision of CND students in the clinical setting.
  • Research designing, implementation, and evaluation
  • Student advising and administrative activities

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

  • Ph.D. in Clinical Nutrition
  • Involvement in professional organizations within the field of specialty
  • 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 in Clinical related field
  • Experience in curriculum development and academic accreditation process
  • Record of scientific publications in high 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 nutrition research such as contemorporay topics in nutrition: dietary interventions,nutritional genomics, gut microbiome and diet,etc

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