Lecturer / Food Science and Human Nutrition
Iowa State University

 

 

 

Job Location: Ames, Iowa
Department: Food Science and Human Nutrition / 080921
Shift: Non Tenure Track, 9- Months, Part-time, Appointment Ending 08/07/2009

 

Proposed Start Date
10-15-2008

Job Description

The department of Food Science and Human Nutrition (FSHN) is seeking an instructor for the food science course, FSHN 403, (Food Laws, Regulations, and The Regulatory Process) for 2 credits and the distance version (403XW) for 2 credits. The instructor will be100% responsible for teaching 40 to 50 students. Term October 15 to December 19, 2008 for course development and spring summer semesters 2009 (Jan. 12-August 7, 2009) for course implementation and instruction.
Incumbent must be a highly motivated individual with high standards for excellence in teaching food science principles to undergraduate students.

Excellent skills in classroom teaching techniques and a basic understanding of good pedagogy are required. Must possess excellent interpersonal communication skills for interaction with students, faculty and staff.

Term appointment through August 7, 2009.

Required Qualifications
A Ph.D. degree in a discipline related to food science, or political/social science with demonstrated knowledge of U.S. food laws, regulations, U.S. legislative process, regulatory agencies and food policy. Experience in teaching (at least 1 semester as college instructor, lecturer, Extension, teaching assistant, high school, industry trainer) is required. Demonstrated skills in quality classroom teaching techniques, understanding of good pedagogy and outcomes assessment. Must be a highly motivated individual with high standards for excellence in teaching undergraduate students. Demonstrated experience with technology for distance course instruction. This level of education is essential for teaching food laws and regulations to dietetics, food science, culinary science and nutrition students. Must possess excellent interpersonal communication skills for interaction with students, faculty and staff.

Preferred Qualifications
Work experience with legal issues related to food, food safety or food policy. Knowledge of government agencies related to food law. Understanding of international food trade laws. Previous teaching experience in distance education.

Salary
Commensurate with qualifications.

To ensure consideration, submit application by:
10/18/2008



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