The Department of Nutrition, Food Science and Packaging offers three concentrations under the Bachelors of Science degree in Nutritional Science : Dietetics (Accredited by The Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND), Applied Nutrition and Food Sciences, and Food Management.
The department also offers a Bachelor of Science degree in Packaging.
The Department also offers a Master of Science degree in Nutritional Science with six different objectives as per student preference.
There are approximately 400 students who are enrolled in the Nutrition, Food Science and Packaging Department. Please visit our website at www.sjsu.edu / nufspkg /
This position is an excellent opportunity for scholars interested in launching a career at a comprehensive university that is a national leader in graduating historically underserved students.
SJSU has achieved both HSI (Hispanic Serving Institution) and AANAPISI (Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institution) status.
Moreover, 40% of our student population are first-generation and 38% are Pell-qualified. As a result, we rank third nationally in increasing student upward mobility.
In fact, SJSU has recently been recognized as the #1 Most Transformative College in the country by Money Magazine.
We seek candidates whose research / scholarship, teaching and / or service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to engagement and inclusion of culturally diverse audiences in higher education, and particularly in the area of nutrition and dietetics.
Compensation - Commensurate with qualifications and experience. See Benefits Summary for details.
Starting Date : August 2021
Eligibility - Employment is contingent upon proof of eligibility to work in the United States.
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Inquires may be directed to : Dr. Ashwini Wagle, Department Chair,
San José State University enrolls over 35,700 students, a significant percentage of whom are members of minority groups.
As such, this position is for scholars interested in a career at a national leader in graduating URM students. The university is currently ranked third nationally in increasing student upward mobility.
The University is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty so our disciplines, students, and the community can benefit from multiple ethnic and gender perspectives.
San José State University is California’s oldest institution of public higher learning. Located in downtown San José (Pop.
1,000,000) in the heart of Silicon Valley, SJSU is part of one of the most innovative regions in the world. As Silicon Valley’s public university, SJSU combines dynamic teaching, research, and university-industry experiences to prepare students to address the biggest problems facing society.
SJSU is a member of the 23-campus California State University (CSU) system.
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