Cornell University, Division of Nutritional Sciences

Position ID:Cornell-DNS-LECT2223 [#21987, WDR-00032100]
Position Title: Lecturer - Division of Nutritional Sciences at Cornell
Position Type:Other
Position Location:Ithaca, New York 14853, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Nutrition
Appl Deadline: finished (2022/06/29, finished 2023/05/06)
Position Description:    

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Cornell University – Division of Nutritional Sciences

The Division of Nutritional Sciences at Cornell is seeking candidates for a Lecturer position during the period August 16, 2022 through May 31, 2023 with the possibility of renewal.  This position will be part-time at 75% effort and is eligible for Contract College benefits.

The responsibilities will involve collaboratively developing course content to update an introductory course to support the Nutritional Sciences major and co-teach this course during the Fall 2022 term.  In addition, you will co-teach the courses Regulation of Macronutrient Metabolism in fall 2022, and Human Nutrition and Nutrient Metabolism and Micronutrients: Function, Homeostasis, and Assessment in spring 2023. Serve as an academic advisor to undergraduate students in the undergraduate majors offered through the Division of Nutritional Sciences.


  • PhD in Nutritional Sciences.
  • A least 1 year of experience teaching undergraduate courses in higher education, particularly in the areas of nutritional biochemistry and molecular nutrition.
  • Ability to work with a team of instructors to develop and deliver course content.
  • Experience serving as an academic advisor to undergraduate students in nutritional sciences.

To apply, please submit the following documents in Academic Jobs Online,


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Pay Ranges:

The hiring rate of pay for the successful candidate will be determined considering the following criteria:

  • Prior relevant work or industry experience.
  • Education level to the extent education is relevant to the position.
  • Academic Discipline (faculty pay ranges reflects 9-month annual salary)
  • Unique applicable skills.

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Further Info:
Cornell University
Division of Nutritional Sciences
Savage Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853