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Clemson University: College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences: Food, Nutrition & Packaging Sciences Department Chair - FNPS

Location: Clemson, SC
Description
Department of Food, Nutrition, and Packaging Sciences (FNPS) Department Chair
Clemson University invites nominations and applications for the position of Chair of the Department of Food, Nutrition, and Packaging Sciences (FNPS). Reporting to the College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences' (CAFLS) Dean, the Chair of FNPS will be a key member of the CAFLS leadership team, which consists of five academic departments within the college. Serving as the next FNPS Chair requires the passion, skills, commitment, and vision to lead the long-term development of our uniquely diverse teaching, research, extension, and other outreach programs. The individual selected for this role will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and will promote and guide new initiatives in a large and diverse department.

The position is located on the Clemson University main campus and will be a full-time, 12-month, tenured position with a 100% administrative appointment. The Department consists of 30 faculty, 8 staff, and offers degrees in Food Science and Human Nutrition (FSHN) (BS); Packaging Science (BS); Food, Nutrition and Culinary Sciences (MS); Packaging Science (MS); and Food, Nutrition, and Packaging Sciences (PhD). The department's growing degree programs are nationally recognized for our focus on engaging students. The department's current enrollment is 473 undergraduate students and 59 graduate students. It is also the home of the following departmental service labs and organizations: Center for Flexible Packaging (CEFPACK); Clemson Extension Food Safety and Systems Program Team; Clemson Extension Food Entrepreneur Product Testing Program; Cryovac Flavour Mark Retort Laboratory; DuPont Packaging Lab; Mama Mary's Research and Development Kitchen; Sensory Evaluation Laboratory; Packaging Permeation Testing Laboratory; Clemson Package Dynamics Laboratory;  '55 Exchange Student Entrepreneurial Center (Home to Clemson Ice Cream); and Electrolux Shelf-Life Testing Lab.  Our undergraduate Food Technology Concentration is approved by the Institute of Food Technology (IFT), and the Research Chefs Association (RCA). Our undergraduate Nutrition Concentration has a Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD) that is approved by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND).


Responsibilities include:
• Providing leadership and vision to the department.
• Advancing the goals of the land-grant mission in research, teaching, and extension/outreach.
• Promoting equality and diversity.
• Recruitment and evaluation of faculty and staff.
• Supporting teaching efforts, problem-solving of faculty/student interactions, and student exit interviews.
• Fostering strong working relations with the health professional, food, and packaging industries as well as key constituency groups.
• Providing leadership with college support for development and fund-raising.
• The successful candidate will also manage the department's fiscal affairs including developing revenue generating programs and corporate/individual gifts.

Qualifications
Candidates must hold a PhD in Food Science, Human Nutrition or Packaging Science (or related disciplines). Academic experience is required, with demonstrated excellence in developing productive research, teaching, public service and/or industry programs. Candidates must demonstrate a record of scholarly achievement appropriate for a tenured faculty member at the rank of Professor at an R-1 institution. Candidates must also be able to demonstrate some form of leadership experience.

Please visit the Clemson University website to read more and apply.


CVS Health

Job Title: Registered Dietitian - Clinical Sales Liaison

Job Location: Charleston, SC and surrounding areas 

This Clinical Sales Liaison will be aligned to hospitals in the Charleston and surrounding areas

As a Dietitian Clinical Sales Liaison with Coram CVS/specialty infusion services, you will develop and maintain relationships with physicians, social workers, discharge planners and other referral sources, gathering all pertinent discharge information and working collaboratively with patients and clinical staff providing coordination of care to ensure a smooth transition from a medical facility back into the home. 

Our Dietitian Clinical Sales Liaisons:

  • Support and assist physicians, social workers, discharge planners and other referral sources with the identification of appropriate home nutrition therapy candidates. Perform hands-on enteral and TPN therapy teaching for patients.
  • Facilitate patient discharge planning and coordination of care between Coram and referral sources including local hospitals, home health agencies, physician offices and hospice.
  • Evaluate clinical and service needs for existing and new accounts including case management expertise in transitioning patient referrals
  • Grow business by recognizing opportunities to expand relationships with existing referral sources and partner with the medical community to understand their needs and deliver results for a safe and smooth transition home.

Required Qualifications:

  • Registered Dietitian with current license in state of SC
  • Registration with American Dietetic Association is required
  • Minimum one-year clinical nutrition support experience
  • Must have and maintain current CPR certification
  • Must possess a valid and current driver’s license and auto insurance

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Morrison Healthcare is seeking Clinical Dietitians

Morrison Healthcare is a leading national food and nutrition services company exclusively dedicated to serving more than 975+ hospitals and healthcare systems across the U.S. We are looking for three passionate Registered Dietitians to join our team at The Medical University of South Carolina in beautiful downtown Charleston. 

    • Full-Time Inpatient Clinical Dietitian - covering Hospitalists, Family Medicine at the University Hospital, and Behavioral Health Services at the Health Institute of Psychiatry.
    • Part-Time Inpatient Clinical Dietitian - new float position covering adult inpatient services 3 days/week with rotating weekends.


NHC HealthCare Laurens is Seeking a RD.

NHC HealthCare Laurens is seeking a Registered Dietitian who is able to ensure all functions of the Dietary Department, both Administrative and Clinical duties, are carried out accurately and appropriately. The qualified applicant for this position must be a Registered Dietitian, preferably with experience in a health care setting. 

National HealthCare Corporation is recognized nationwide as an innovator in the delivery of quality long-term care. Our goal is to provide a full range of extended care services, designed to maximize the well-being and independence of patients of all ages. We are dedicated to meeting patient needs through an interdisciplinary approach combining compassionate care with cost-effective health care services.  

We offer competitive rates and benefits for Full time employment including dental, vision. 

If you are interested in working for a leader in senior care and share NHC's values of honesty and integrity, please apply today and find out more about us at nhccare.com/locations/laurens/ 


AnMed is looking for a Clinical Nutrition Manager.   

This position is responsible for planning, development, and implementation of Nutrition Services including oral, enteral, and parenteral nutrition support of inpatients and nutrition education for outpatients and employees. Responsible for departmental quality assurance monitoring and reporting.  Manages Clinical Dietitians and Dietary Assistants.  

EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS: Registered Dietitian (RD) or Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN), registered by the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics (AND). Current licensure status with the Board of Dietetics for the State of South Carolina.  Strong management and organizational skills with managerial experience preferred.  Progressive, innovative individual with excellent written and verbal communication skills.  At least three years clinical dietetics experience, preferable in an acute care facility.  Master’s degree in dietetics or nutrition preferred. 

Benefits would start in 30 days.  

Located in the beautiful upstate of SC, AnMed is a dynamic, comprehensive health system in Anderson SC.  AnMed's medical staff includes more than 400 physicians and over 3,600 employees.  Come join our team!  

 View more about AnMed and apply at https://pm.healthcaresource.com/cs/anmed#/job/26708 


Self Regional Health Care is Seeking a Clinical Dietitian in Greenwood

Clinical Dietitian, SMG Full Circle Care, Full Time, First Shift, Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm

The Registered Dietitian is responsible for providing nutrition care and education to patients and/or caregiver(s). Assessment and interpretation of age-specific data to determine individual patient requirements, development of nutrition therapy care plans appropriate to established standards of care in acute and chronic disease management and prevention, diet counseling and continuity of care, participation in hospital and community health fairs, nutrition and wellness activities and promotions. The dietitian must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of motivational interviewing and behavior change, along with growth and development, and skills necessary to provide all aspects of nutrition care appropriate to the age of patients. The dietitian evaluates patient tolerance and effectiveness, as well as communicates information to physicians and other health care professionals.

A graduate from an accredited school with a bachelor’s or master’s degree in dietetics, foods and nutrition, food service systems management, clinical nutrition, or a related area. Currently registered with ADA or registry eligible and attend continuing education programs to maintain registration as RDN and certification by the CDR. Licensed by the state of SC. Must keep up to date with the latest nutrition research. Must have excellent: customer service, communication and organizational skills to: convey up- to- date technical information/guidelines into practical eating advice for patients, groups and community applications.

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Winthrop University

Title:   Chair, Department of Human Nutrition with rank of Associate or Full Professor

Location:        Rock Hill, SC (Charlotte, NC Metro Area)

Open Date:    Dec 1, 2023   Position Availability:  August 1, 2024 

Apply here: http://apply.interfolio.com/136432

The Winthrop University Department of Human Nutrition seeks an experienced leader to join its diverse community. The position offers a balance of teaching in the discipline and leadership of the department and its programs.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Serve as the senior academic and administrative officer for the department;
  • Provide strategic and operational direction for the department;
  • Manage department activities and programs, including report writing and financial management; 
  • Develop curriculum;
  • Develop course schedules in cooperation with the undergraduate, graduate, and dietetic internship program directors;
  • Recruit, mentor, and evaluate faculty members, adjunct instructors, and administrative support personnel;
  • Oversee program assessment along with reporting and reaffirmation processes for ACEND and SACSCOC accreditation;
  • Promote the program to internal and external audiences, potential students, potential donors, professional partners, and future employers; and more.

Employment conditions: The position offers a 9-month, tenure-track position at the rank of Associate or Full Professor along with a stipend for the administrative duties of the department chair. Salary commensurate with qualifications.

Please visit the Winthrop University website to read more. 


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