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Posting Details

Posting Information

Vacancy Type EHRA Non-Faculty
Is Internal Transfer Only No
Working Title Dietitian
Salary Range
Anticipated Hiring Range $39,000-$40,000
Position Number 00103905
Work Schedule Monday-Friday with occasional evenings and weekends
Full Time Equivalent (FTE) 1.00
Department 244030 - Student Health Services
Department Student Health Services
Job City & State Raleigh, NC
Primary Function of Organizational Unit

Division of Academic and Student Affairs Mission, Values & Objectives
We promote the success of the whole student.
In collaboration with our colleagues across campus, we prepare students to succeed academically, professionally and personally, to embrace a commitment to lifelong learning, and to become informed, engaged, and productive citizens.

The purpose of Student Health Services (SHS) is to provide appropriate, affordable, accessible and high quality primary health care to eligible students, and provide a comprehensive disease-prevention and health promotion program in the NC State University community. The major function of the SHS is that of providing outpatient care to over 35,000 NC State students. Some level of medical care is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week during the academic year beginning in August and ending in May. Hours of service vary during the summer and during holidays and student breaks. Check out our website at:
All of our staff members have standards that guide the work we do everyday:
Student Health Values are Respect, Integrity, Customer Service, Teamwork, and Excellence.

We expect our staff to consistently demonstrate these values.

Essential Job Duties

The Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist (RDN) will provide comprehensive evidenced based nutrition care services to eligible students at NC State University. The RDN will conduct patient assessments, interpret biochemical and clinical data, establish goals using the nutrition care process, provide nutrition education and counseling, and monitor progress toward behavior change. As a member of the multidisciplinary team at Student Health Services, the RDN will work with providers in the medical clinic, therapists, and other healthcare professionals to coordinate patient care. This role requires active participation in the Eating Disorder Treatment Team and Diabetes Treatment Team. The RDN will be involved in planning, implementing, and evaluating special events, workshops, and nutrition lectures in collaboration with campus partners.

Other Work/Responsibilities

Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Education/Experience

Requires Bachelor’s degree in Food and Nutrition, Dietetics, or related area and completion of an ACEND approved coordinated undergraduate program or dietetic internship and CDR registration and licensed as a registered dietitian in the State of North Carolina.
1 year experience with nutrition counseling in an outpatient setting

Departmental Required Skills

- Experience providing Medical Nutrition Therapy for weight loss, hypertension, dyslipidemia, diabetes (type 1 and 2), PCOS, vitamin/mineral deficiencies, food allergies, gastrointestinal disorders, and sports nutrition.
- Strong knowledge base and passion for treating clients with disordered eating patterns.
- Adept at creating educational handouts, presentations, and leading nutrition workshops.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills. Must be able to work as a collaborative member of a multidisciplinary team.
- Demonstrated ability to successfully work with a diverse community and provide services from a non-judgmental perspective
- Proficient in Microsoft Office and Google
- Practical application of motivational interviewing
- Experience with Electronic Health Records (EHR) software

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education

Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) or Certified in Adult Weight Management or Certified Eating Disorder Registered Dietitian (CEDRD)

Required License or Certification

- Licensed Dietitian in the state of North Carolina (by date of hire)
- CPR certification or within 90 days of hire

Special Instructions

Please provide contact information for three professional references.

Job Open Date 08/22/2017
Must Be Open Until

Positions will be posted until 5:00 PM ET on this date. Positions remaining posted after this date are still accepting applications but may close at any time.
Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies? No
Proposed Hire Date 09/25/2017

NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.
Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at Degree must be obtained prior to start date.

NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

Supplemental Question

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you learn of this opportunity?
    • NCSU Website
    • NCSU Executive Search Services
    • Other Online Job Board
    • Carolina Job Finder / Employment Guide
    • Job / Career Fair
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Professional Journal
    • Print Advertisement (Newspaper / Periodical)
    • Professional Organization
    • Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC)
    • Direct Contact from NCSU HR Representative / Recruiter
    • NCSU Employee Referral
    • Social Media (LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Other)
    • Other
  2. * If you learned about this vacancy from "other source" or "other website", please provide the source.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * This position requires post-baccalaureate credentials or a bachelor’s degree plus alternative or equivalent professional training and experience. Please list your degree(s) plus any alternative or equivalent training and experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Are you (or will you be by date of hire) a Licensed Dietitian in the state of North Carolina?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Are you a Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE)?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Do you have experience providing Medical Nutrition Therapy for weight loss, hypertension, dyslipidemia, diabetes (type 1 and 2), PCOS, vitamin/mineral deficiencies, food allergies, gastrointestinal disorders, and sports nutrition?

    (Open Ended Question)

Application Materials Required

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Contact Information for References
Optional Documents