• Home
  •  /  Employment

Job Description


Tenure Track Assistant or Associate Professor (#88)

Summary of Duties

The Department of Nutrition, Athletic Training & Exercise Science at Marywood University is seeking a full-time, 9-month, tenure-track professor at the Assistant or Associate level for Fall 2020.  Our Department is part of the College of Health & Human Services and houses several accredited and non-accredited undergraduate programs in Nutrition, Athletic Training and Exercise Science.  On the graduate level, we offer several MS degree options, as well as a Dietetic Internship.  Our Department contains a Human Performance Laboratory, a Culinary Laboratory, and active learning classrooms.


  • Educational:

    Qualified candidates should possess an earned Doctorate in Nutrition, or a closely-related field.  Individuals who anticipate completing their degree by May 2020 are also encouraged to apply.

  • Work Experience Requirements:

    Previous University teaching experience and the Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) credential is preferred.

  • Essential Elements:

    Responsibilities will include: Teaching courses in areas such as community nutrition, clinical nutrition, food systems and management on the undergraduate and graduate levels; advising Nutrition students (both undergraduate and graduate); commitment to scholarly activity; and service at the university, professional and community levels.

  • Other Elements:

    Marywood University is a small, comprehensive Catholic University sponsored by the Congregation of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary.  Our campus is a close-knit community that focuses on teaching.  We are located near the Pocono Mountains in Northeastern Pennsylvania, easily accessible to Philadelphia and New York City.  Additional information about our University is available at www.marywood.edu.


A review of applications will begin immediately with preference given to application documents received by November 10, 2019.  The search will remain open until the position is filled. Please submit: A letter of application, including teaching philosophy and research interests, transcripts, curriculum vitae, and the names, phone numbers and email addresses of at least three (3) references via the link to apply below. 


Apply for Tenure Track Assistant or Associate Professor online