Job Vacancy #18-17, Southeast Area Extension Agent
Family Consumer Science & 4-H Youth Development,Bent County, Las Animas, CO

Agriculture is the economic base, primarily consisting of dryland and irrigation farming and livestock enterprises. Other employers in the counties include government, education, private correctional facility and local medical facilities. For more information about Southeast Area Extension, go to http://sea.extension.colostate.edu/.  To learn more about Colorado State University Extension, go to www.extension.colostate.edu.

This individual will provide leadership for the overall Extension family and consumer sciences program in Adams County and also provide support for regional and state programming efforts. This individual will be responsible for partnering with and working through a variety of county and community partners to assess needs, plan, coordinate, deliver and evaluate programming that meet local needs in human, family, and community development; family financial stability; food safety and preservation; nutrition, health, and wellness as they relate to individuals, families and communities.

Lecturer, Nutrition - Clemson University

Clemson University: College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences: Food, Nutrition & Packaging Sciences
Lecturer- Nutrition

Location: P&A Food Science
The Department of Food, Nutrition, and Packaging Sciences at Clemson University is seeking a lecturer for a full-time (100% teaching), 9-month, non-tenure track position in the Nutrition program. This individual must have a background in human nutrition or related field with a preference for applicants who have formal education and experience in the following two areas -- quantity food production, and food and culture. The successful candidate is expected to teach undergraduate nutrition classes that fulfill program needs and that are within the candidate's area of expertise. The candidate will also be expected to advise undergraduate students enrolled in the Nutrition Program. The Chair in the Department of Food, Nutrition, and Packaging Sciences in the College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences will supervise the successful candidate and assign coursework and advising responsibilities. Because this position is within the Department of Food, Nutrition, and Packaging Sciences, the successful candidate must demonstrate their ability to interact collegially and collaborate with faculty working in nutrition, food science, and packaging science.

Dean of the College of Technology, The University of Houston

The University of Houston (UH) invites nominations and applications for individuals interested in an exciting leadership opportunity as Dean of the College of Technology.

Reporting to the Senior Vice Chancellor/Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost, the Dean is the chief executive officer of the College of Technology and is responsible for providing the academic leadership and vision necessary for setting strategic, operational and financial directions. In those roles, the Dean has overall responsibilities for developing an effective collegial environment that supports excellence in research, teaching and service. Below is information about the college, the university, and the position.

For more than 75 years, the College of Technology has inspired innovation and uniquely equipped industry leaders with broad engineering and technical knowledge, critical thinking, teamwork and computing skills. The college offers accredited bachelor's and master's degrees in wide-ranging disciplines from engineering technologies and biotechnology to consumer sciences, digital media, and human resource development. It also offers opportunities for upgrading professional skills and qualifications in many specializations such as construction management, supply chain and logistics technology, and project management. A strong partnership with industry provides students with the experience of addressing real world issues. College of Technology students learn by participating in discovery, and working in teams on real-world projects to gain hands-on, practical learning experience and to put theory into practice.

The School of Human Ecology in the College of Health and Human Sciences invites applications and nominations for the position of Assistant Professor of Interior Design.

Georgia Southern University, classified as a doctoral/research institution by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, is a member of the University System of Georgia. As the largest and most comprehensive research institution in southeast Georgia, the University is a residential campus of more than 20,500 students representing 48 states and 89 nations.

Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Georgia Southern offers a comprehensive array of baccalaureate degrees and selected master's and doctoral programs through eight colleges: Business Administration, Education, Engineering and Information Technology, Health and Human Sciences, Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, Public Health, Science and Mathematics and Graduate Studies. With an emphasis on academic distinction, excellent teaching, research, and student success, Georgia Southern offers both undergraduate and graduate students an attractive campus environment that encourages learning, discovery, and personal growth.

Carson-Newman University invites applicants for an Assistant/Associate Professor of Family & Consumer Sciences in the Department of Family & Consumer Sciences. The position is a full-time, 9 month, tenure-track to begin August 2017.

Candidates for the position must have an earned doctorate in Human Development/Child and Family Studies with at least one degree from a family and consumer sciences unit; demonstrated ability to teach undergraduate courses in child development and family studies; prepare students to work with children and families and earn TN teacher licensure in early childhood education (pre K-3); provide consultation to the director of the Child Development Laboratory; commitment to teamwork, scholarship, and professional involvement including attainment of the Certified in Family and Consumer Sciences (CFCS) credential and the Certified Family Life Educator (CFLE) credential.

EFNEP Program Coordinator - Central State University

Department: 1890 Land Grant Research

Job Summary:
The Program Coordinator is responsible to direct, coordinate, and administer the fiscal, personnel and program components of the Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program. The Coordinator will have an Extension appointment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Direct the Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program with the parameters of the USDA EFNEP Guidance, the CSU Extension/Family and Consumer Science Plan, 4-H Youth EFNEP, and CSU Policies.
- Administer the EFNEP budget and program to implement a research-based nutrition education program targeting low-income youth and adults who are eligible for EFNEP.
- Coordinate activities between Family Nutrition Program and Expanded Food and Nutrition Program and with faculty who can contribute to the interdisciplinary nature of nutrition, thrifty food shopping, food safety, and food security.
- Coordinate with education program and activities with other community education nutrition programs including FNP, FNP Summer Feeding Program, WIC, USDA Summer Feeding Program, USDA Food Stamp Program, and other USDA food assistance programs.
- Implement annual professional development /training opportunities for those paid with EFNEP funds and Nutrition volunteers.
- Coordinate human resource functions with CSU HR professionals and monitor hiring, training/coaching, and evaluating professionals hired with EFNEP funds.
- Maintain accurate and complete fiscal and program records in order to develop the annual letter of intent to USDA EFNEP and annual report.
- Participate as a member of Ohio’s State Nutrition Action Plan (SNAP) with leaders of other Ohio USDA Food Assistance Program.
- Provides leadership, supervision and managerial oversight to the Expanded Nutrition Education Program in Columbus, Cuyahoga, Franklin, Hamilton, Montgomery, and Greene counties. Assists in preparing budgets and monitoring expenses. Teaches educational programs. Reviews and updates program curricula. Explores new areas of collaboration within targeted areas and recommends new programs.
- Provide administrative and functional supervision of staff contributing time and effort to EFNEP

POSITION:  Twelve-month tenure track position, Professor and Head, Department of Consumer and Design Sciences in the College of Human Sciences, position is available beginning June 1, 2017.

RESPONSIBILITIES:  The responsibilities of the Head are to provide visionary leadership and overall management of the Department. The Head also serves as the senior faculty administrator and promotes excellence in teaching, research and extension/outreach. The position demands performance of professional level duties to include providing academic and administrative leadership; providing leadership for student and faculty recruitment, faculty development, program assessment, long-range planning, budgeting, and public relations; supervising and evaluating personnel; supervising Cooperative Extension and other outreach activities; serving on university committees; developing and maintaining community and business partnerships; serving as a liaison to administration, alumni, and the community; and teaching, advising students, and conducting research as appropriate. In addition, the Head serves as a mentor and advocate for Department interests, needs and programs, which includes leadership in fund raising/development activities and working with industry and advisory boards.

Assistant Professor, Fashion Merchandising and Apparel Design--Search #67412
College of Health and Human Sciences, School of Human Ecology
Fashion Merchandising and Apparel Design Program

The School of Human Ecology in the College of Health and Human Sciences invites applications and nominations for two positions of Assistant Professor in Fashion Merchandising and Apparel Design.

Position Description. Reporting to the School Chair, the Assistant Professor of Fashion Merchandising and Apparel Design requires teaching, research, and service responsibilities. A terminal degree from an accredited institution in the content area is required. The position is a 9-month, tenure-track appointment, and the salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Summer teaching may be available. The successful candidates will be qualified to teach courses in fashion merchandising and apparel design; develop an active research program; secure external funding; mentor students; and provide service to the profession, university, and community.

The College of Health and Human Sciences invites applications and nominations for the position of Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education.

Georgia Southern University, classified as a doctoral/research institution by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, is a member of the University System of Georgia. As the largest and most comprehensive research institution in southeast Georgia, the University is a residential campus of more than 20,500 students representing 48 states and 89 nations.

Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Georgia Southern offers a comprehensive array of baccalaureate degrees and selected master's and doctoral programs through eight colleges: Business Administration, Education, Engineering and Information Technology, Health and Human Sciences, Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, Public Health, Science and Mathematics and Graduate Studies. With an emphasis on academic distinction, excellent teaching, research and student success, Georgia Southern offers both undergraduate and graduate students an attractive campus environment that encourages learning, discovery and personal growth.

The Department of Family and Consumer Sciences (FCS) is seeking team-oriented candidates for a tenure-track position (open rank) in the Food and Nutrition Management sequence of the Food, Nutrition, and Dietetics (FND) program beginning on August 16, 2017. The anticipated appointment is 75% teaching and 25% research/scholarly activity. In addition to teaching and research, a primary responsibility of this position will be to further develop the new Food and Nutrition Management sequence.

Qualifications

Required: Doctoral degree in Hospitality, Food Service Systems Management, Nutrition, or closely related field. Applicants with expected completion of their doctoral degree before May 15, 2018 will be considered. Candidates must demonstrate the ability to teach in the following areas: principles of food preparation, food service management, hospitality, food planning, marketing & cost control, quantity foods, and food science, within the Food and Nutrition Management sequence of a Food, Nutrition, and Dietetics program. Applicants must also demonstrate a record of or potential for research and publication in scholarly journals in the discipline. Candidates must be able to demonstrate oral proficiency in the English language as a requirement for this position, as mandated by state law.  For consideration for appointment at the ranks of associate professor or professor, applicants should have an appropriate record of teaching excellence and scholarship.

Position: Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in consumer behavior, marketing, retailing, and/or related areas of textile and apparel management. Responsibilities also include teaching, research, grant writing, service, outreach and other academic functions.

Qualification Required:  Ph.D. at time of appointment in apparel and textiles or related field. Candidates will be evaluated on ability to teach courses in consumer behavior, marketing, retailing, and/or related areas, evidence of scholarship and potential for success in research, grant writing, teaching, and outreach.

The Department of Consumer Sciences at the University of Alabama is seeking dedicated professional to serve as a head of the Department. The successful candidate will be the chief administrative officer of the Department with responsibilities including the following:

The Department of Consumer Sciences at the University of Alabama is seeking dedicated professional to serve as a head of the Department. The successful candidate will be the chief administrative officer of the Department with responsibilities including the following:

  1. Supervise all budgetary and promotion decisions.
  2. Provide leadership and advocacy for teaching, research, and outreach activities that articulate with the mission of the Department, College, and University.
  3. Instruct undergraduate and graduate level courses and direct theses and capstone experiences as needed.

The Department of Consumer Sciences at the University of Alabama is seeking applicants for an Assistant Professor tenure track position in the area of financial planning and counseling. The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching undergraduate and graduate courses.

The department offers a bachelor's degree in Consumer Sciences with concentrations in consumer affairs and family financial planning and counseling and a master's degree with either a focus in consumer economics or family financial planning and counseling.

Position: The School of Human Ecology at Louisiana Tech University seeks energetic, innovative and dynamic candidates to fill a 9-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor position to serve the BS and MS programs in Nutrition and Dietetics. The starting date is negotiable, March 1, 2017 or September 1, 2017. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Responsibilities: The successful candidate will be expected to recruit, advise and mentor students; teach at the undergraduate and graduate levels using traditional and electronic delivery formats; develop a personal research agenda; direct BS and MS student research projects; participate in professional, university and community outreach/service; and support the missions of the School, College and University.

The Department of Nutrition and Health Care Management (NHM) in the Beaver College of Health Sciences (BCHS) at Appalachian State University invites applications for a full-time, nine-month position in Nutrition and Foods available August 1, 2016. A Master’s degree in nutrition/food systems management or a related area is required.  Experience in teaching food systems management and food production courses and/or experience in food service is preferred. 

Responsibilities will include teaching undergraduate courses in nutrition and foods, including, but not limited to, Food Purchasing and Production Management, Quantity Food Production, and Food systems/Dietetics Administration. Other possible courses are Beverage Management, Experimental Foods, and Nutrition and Health.  Additional responsibilities will involve managing food lab resources, assisting in program development, and engaging in professional, departmental and university activities. 

Saint Louis University, a Catholic Jesuit Institution, invites applications and nominations for the position of Associate Dean for Research in the Doisy College of Health Sciences (DCHS). The Doisy College of Health Sciences is comprised of the following departments: Biomedical Laboratory Sciences, Health Sciences & Informatics, Medical Imaging & Radiation Therapeutics, Nutrition & Dietetics, Occupational Sciences& Occupational Therapy, Physician Assistant Education, and Physical Therapy & Athletic Training. Plans are currently underway to have the Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders (currently housed in the College of Arts & Sciences) join our college in July 2016.

Position: Assistant Professor
Full-time, 12-month Tenure-track position

Salary: Commensurate with education and experience

Location: New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM 88003

The following qualifications are required:

A doctoral degree (in hand by hire date) in Food and Nutrition or closely related field;

Basic understanding of the Cooperative Extension Service and the land-grant mission;

Ability to conduct research and evaluation projects;

Ability to provide leadership and coordination with county agents in planning, organizing, and directing educational programs related to nutrition throughout the lifecycle;

Proven ability to maintain positive relationships, to use oral and written communication skillfully, and to work with people from varied ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds;

Ability to interpret food and nutrition research and community to public and lay audiences;

Ability to adapt to changing and wide-ranging technologies.

Assistant or Associate Professor: Nutrition and Dietetics
Department of Human Ecology


The School of Agricultural and Natural Sciences invite resumes for a full-time, nine month, tenure-track position. The salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Responsibilities: Teach professional level undergraduate and graduate courses in nutrition, dietetics, and foods; develop a research program in the discipline and secure external grants; advise undergraduate students; participate in curriculum development; collaborate with faculty on research and creative scholarship activities; serve on departmental, school, and university committees, and participate in other academic functions.

Lamar University invites applicants for a full-time, tenured faculty position at the Associate/Full Professor level in the Family and Consumer Sciences Department. The Department offers undergraduate degrees in Nutrition, Dietetics and Hospitality Administration, Family Studies, Fashion Retailing and Merchandising and a graduate degree in Family and Consumer Sciences. In addition, the Department has an accredited Internship program in Nutrition and Dietetics.

The chair will represent and advocate for all departmental faculty, staff, students and programs; manage departmental personnel, budget and resources; oversee program reviews; evaluate faculty and staff; oversee course schedule building process, and provide leadership in the university, state, and region, thus promoting excellence in Family and Consumer Sciences at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

 Qualifications and Experience: