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Limited Term Adjunct Lecturer

The University of Arizona
Job Location:
Tucson, Arizona
Nutrition and Dietetics

Posting Number: req11178

Department: Nutritional Sci Wellness - INS

Location: Main Campus

Address: Tucson, AZ USA

Position Highlights

The mission of the School of Nutritional Sciences and Wellness, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at the University of Arizona, is to lead in providing cutting-edge Research, outstanding Undergraduate and Graduate Programs, and Cooperative Extension activities that advance the discovery and translation of the roles of nutrition in optimizing health for people in Arizona, the nation, and the world. NSW takes a collaborative and interdisciplinary approach in discovering, integrating, extending, and applying knowledge of nutritional science to promote optimal nutritional status, health, and wellbeing, and to prevent and to treat chronic diseases including cancers, diabetes, obesity, heart disease, and musculoskeletal disorders.

The School of Nutritional Sciences and Wellness is seeking a limited term adjunct lecturer for Fall semester of 2022. Applicants should have a broad knowledge of research design, data management, and data analysis.

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Duties & Responsibilities

This position is part-time, 100% instruction, assigned two courses in the fall 2022 semester. Teaching responsibilities include:

  • Teach two online 7.5 week classes: NSC 501 Statistics for Applied Nutritional Sciences I (7wk1 session) and NSC 502 Statistics for Applied Nutritional Sciences II (7wk2 session).
  • Develop and/or revise course materials as needed.
  • Deliver courses online to graduate and professional students.

Minimum Qualifications

  • MS in biostatistics, statistical analysis, data science, mathematics, or related area.

Preferred Qualifications

  • PhD in biostatistics, statistical analysis, data science, mathematics, or related area.
  • College-level teaching experience including in-person and online.
  • Experience with course management systems such as Desire2Learn.

Rank: Lecturer

Tenure Information

Adjunct (NTE)

FLSA: Exempt

Full Time/Part Time: Part Time

Number of Hours Worked per Week: 16

Job FTE: .40

Work Calendar: Academic

Job Category: Faculty

Benefits Eligible: No Benefits

Rate of Pay: $4,958 per class

Compensation Type: Per Course

Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Number of Vacancies: 1

Expected End Date: 12/16/2022

Contact Information for Candidates

Scott Going

Open Until Filled: Yes

Documents Needed to Apply: Curriculum Vitae (CV) and Cover Letter

Diversity Statement

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As an Hispanic-serving institution and a Native American/Alaska Native-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

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