The Junior Sports Dietitian position will oversee the day to day nutritional care, health, and performance of student-athletes within the University of Oregon Athletic Department. Primary responsibilities include planning, development, implementation, evaluation, and management of the sports nutrition services provided to student-athletes.
This position is responsible for promoting the philosophy and objectives of the intercollegiate athletics program, including adherence to all department policies and procedures, as well as the rules and regulations of the University, Pac-12 Conference and the NCAA.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
To ensure full consideration, applicants please upload the following with your online application:
• A cover letter in which you clearly describe how your knowledge, skills, and abilities prepare you for the job responsibilities and requirements outlined in the job announcement. Please discuss each element completely and succinctly.
• Current resume, which includes dates of employment and clearly highlights experience that meets the required qualification
Minimum Requirements • Registered Dietitian certification (or ability to obtain within 3 months). • Bachelor’s Degree in Nutrition or Dietetics or related field. • Six months of experience working in a collegiate sports nutrition setting or equivalent.
Professional Competencies • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with multiple styles that demonstrate the ability to interact with individuals of diverse social, cultural, economic, and ethnic backgrounds. • Candidate with experience serving the needs of diverse populations are strongly desired. • Adept with time and priority management. • Ability to work as a supportive team member toward agreed upon goals. • Demonstrated ability to adhere to and comply with NCAA, Pac-12 and University rules and regulations.
Preferred Qualifications • Master’s Degree in Nutrition, Exercise Physiology or related field. • One year of experience working in a collegiate sports nutrition or equivalent. • ISAK L1.