Bastyr University

Kenmore, WA

Adjunct Faculty Academic Job ID JL1461 posted on 02/14/18

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Starting Date:
April 9, 2018

Position Description

This is a single quarter-contracted adjunct position to specifically teach the following course for graduate DPD students:
RD6403 (3 credits) Medical Nutrition Therapy
This course prepares dietetic students for the clinical rotation of an internship. Course content emphasizes acute and critical care disorders and enteral and parenteral nutrition using case studies. Students must be enrolled in this course in order to site for the DPD exit exam.
Teaching assistant support will be offered.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree in nutrition, RDN status, current employment in a clinical setting with at least three years’ experience. Must be available Monday evenings for the 11 week spring quarter period (excluding Memorial Day), with additional work required for student assessment and communication. Must be able to teach this course on-site at the Bastyr University campus located in Kenmore, Washington

Desired Qualifications

CNSC credential preferred. Teaching experience highly desired, but priority is on clinical experience and currency in the field, with teaching mentorship to be provided. The course is to be taught from a case-based approach, and is to include MNT for a variety of acute disease states, enteral and parenteral nutrition, medical terminology and abbreviations, nutrition-focused physical exams and malnutrition. The qualified candidate will be invited to offer a teaching demonstration before hire.


Debra Boutin

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