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Jan
20
Deadline

The UNC Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention is recruiting a Social Research Assistant to work on the UNC Children's Healthy Weight Team, in Chapel Hill, NC, USA. Deadline January 20, 2012.

Position posted from list-serve, I was unable to retrieve the posting online.

Jan
09
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Mar
15
Deadline

The Ohio State University, located in Columbus, OH, USA, is looking for an Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor (9-month) tenure-track position in the Dept. of Nutrition. Deadline for applications March 15, 2012.

Qualifications: Earned doctorate in nutrition or a related discipline and preferably hold the credential of Registered Dietitian (RD). Evidence of research and teaching excellence in areas related to nutrition and diet assessment, program planning and evaluation, and able to work effectively with university students is required.

Research Dietitian
January 10, 2012

The Seattle Institute for Biochemical and Clinical Research is seeking a part time Research Dietitian, in Seattle, WA, USA. Deadline unknown.

Job description: typical duties include but are not limited to: design and implementation of dietary protocols for metabolic studies of diabetes and obesity; developing and implementing policies regarding unit operation in areas such as food purchasing and preparation; maintenance of research data; assisting with study design and planning to efficiently coordinate concurrent research projects and assisting with preparation of operating budget for unit.

Tenure track 9-month academic position at level of Assistant, Associate, or Professor to contribute to new MPH program in the Health Promotion Track at North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND, USA. Deadline unknown.

Job description: Tenure track 9-month academic position at the level of Assistant, Associate, or Professor, to contribute to the new MPH program in the Health Promotion Track. The position may also contribute to undergraduate and graduate programs in exercise science, dietetics, or health education, if relevant.

Post-doctoral Fellowship in Childhood Obesity Prevention Policy and Practice Research Department of Family Medicine and Community Health at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN, USA. Open until filled.

The position: The Department of Family Medicine and Community Health (FMCH) at the University of Minnesota Medical School is excited to announce the availability of a post-doctoral research fellowship position in the Medical School’s Program in Health Disparities Research. Eligible candidates will have a doctoral degree in public health, behavioral science, health education, health communication, sociology, anthropology, social psychology or a related discipline. The primary responsibility of the post-doctoral fellow will be to assist in building active programs of translation and dissemination research related to obesity prevention and policy. The position will primarily focus on the nutrition and physical activity policies and practices of youth serving settings, especially related to underserved populations. Secondarily, the applicant will collaborate with a team to examine health disparities in youth and young adult obesity, and the role of chronic psychosocial stress, particularly childhood and adolescent exposure to violence. Applicants should have excellent interpersonal and writing skills and strong training in applied research. The ideal candidate will be proficient in managing and analyzing complex longitudinal datasets.

Jan
24
Deadline

Nutrition Program Consultant at the North Carolina Division of Public Health in Raleigh, NC, USA

Posting below from the position description I came across on a list-serve. I cannot find this through the state government job site, so I included the link to the application form below.

Feb
03
Deadline

Michigan State University Extension in East Lansing, MI, USA, is seeking a Nutrition Specialist Position with their state's Extension office with a focus in community-based foods and nutrition education. Deadline to apply is February 3, 2012.

Position details: Michigan State University Extension (MSUE) seeks a qualified candidate to provide leadership for food and nutrition content matter expertise for the MSUE Health and Nutrition Institute. The Specialist appointment will be in MSUE, reporting to the Health and Nutrition Institute Director with secondary reporting to the Chair of the MSU Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition. Specifically, this position focuses on community-based nutrition education, including SNAP-, EFNEP- and WIC-funded programs. Work will be done in collaboration with MSUE work teams, other MSU faculty, external partners, the Food Science and Human Nutrition Department Chair, and the Health and Nutrition Institute Director.

Jan
27
Deadline

Special Nutrition Programs Training Specialist position posted within the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education in Malden (Metro Boston), MA, USA. Deadline for applications January 27, 2012.

Application and job description here. How cool does this job description look? Totally use your public health nutrition degree for some excellent work in promoting healthier school and nutrition environments for children.

A senior-level position of Deputy Director, Strategic Program Lead, Nutrition at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, located in Seattle, WA, USA, posted on their site on December 21, 2011. Dealine unknown.

Here's a snippet of the job description. Looks interesting.


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