1+ months

Part-Time Instructor-Food Service Sanitation

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title Part-Time Instructor-Food Service Sanitation
Requisition Number DU04850
Department Name 81500:Dietetics and Human Nutrition
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range 2,000
Type of Position Faculty
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education

Earned doctorate in nutrition, dietetics or closely related field.
Credential of Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN), preferred.
Certified as ServSafe Instructor (or willing to become certified).

Required Related Experience

Commitment to excellence in teaching, and
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to work successfully with diverse students, faculty, staff and external partners

Required License/Registration/Certification

Earned doctorate in nutrition, dietetics or closely related field

Physical Requirements

Sitting for long periods of time, standing for long periods of time, working at computer for long periods of time.


Variesdetermined when class is scheduled

Job Summary

The University of Kentucky seeks candidates for a part-time temporary instructor in the Department of Dietetics and Human Nutrition. Successful applicants will be prepared to lead a collaborative research program and provide excellent student learning opportunities.

The successful candidate will have a commitment to student-centered teaching at undergraduate and graduate levels,
ability to contribute to our land-grant mission through outreach and engagement with students, Cooperative Extension, and key community stakeholders

Responsibilities of this position include:
Teach the undergraduate course DHN 241.
Deliver course instruction through Canvas, grade assignments, support student learning.

DHN 241 FOOD SERVICE SANITATION. (1) This course covers the principles of food microbiology, important food borne diseases, standards that are enforced by regulatory agencies, and applied measures for the prevention of food borne diseases and other microbiological problems. It leads to certification from the National Restaurant Association.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.


Posted: 2019-05-02 Expires: 2020-04-15

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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