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Full-time Instructor: Nutrition

The Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences at the Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences at the American University of Beirut (AUB) invites candidates to apply for the full-time instructor position in Nutrition. The starting date of the appointment is December 1, 2017. Appointments are for an initial period of one year.


Applicants should possess an MSc in Nutrition and Dietetics. It is recommended that the candidate holds a registered dietitian status (from the US) and has considerable experience in the field of clinical nutrition. Teaching experience is required. The candidate should possess good interpersonal skills.


The successful candidate is expected to undertake academic, administrative and clinical dietetic consultations duties. Academic duties will include teaching introductory and laboratory nutrition courses with hands-on sessions.  The candidate will assist with student recruitment, advising, evaluation and counseling. As for administrative involvement, the candidate is expected to provide support for the continued evaluation of the Nutrition and Dietetic Coordinated Program (NDCP) and its accreditation, including updating student learning outcomes and assessment procedures, assisting in the development of program survey reports, participating in the preparation of the self-study, developing and updating activities manual as well as the student handbook to continually meet ACEND competencies and standards. Furthermore, the candidate is expected to dedicate time to provide nutrition counseling to AUB students/ athletes and members Charles Hostler Sports Center. In addition, he/she may assist in workshops and informational sessions on sports nutrition targeting students and athletes at the university.

For further information about AUB: URL:, FAFS: http://www. and NFSC:   

Interested persons may send their current resume/curriculum vitae and official transcripts to:

Chairperson, Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences, Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences, American University of Beirut, P. O. Box: 11-0236, Riad El Solh, Beirut 1107 2020, Lebanon.

Deadline: Tuesday, November 14, 2017

E-Mail: Prof Imad Toufeili (

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