University Health Services (UHS) at Princeton University is a fully accredited (Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, or "AAAHC”) health care facility. Located in the McCosh Health Center, the Caldwell Field House, and Dillon Gym, UHS provides comprehensive health services to more than 7,500 Princeton undergraduate and graduate students, and specialized services to Princeton University faculty, staff, and employees who experience work-related injuries and illnesses, or who require consultations regarding international and travel medicine.
UHS's mission is to enhance learning and student success by advancing the health and well-being of our diverse University community. This mission is pursued and supports the University's purpose by using current knowledge of health and human development to guide responsive, high quality clinical, prevention, and consultation services.
UHS's values are Respect & Compassionate Care; Integrity & Service Excellence; Collaboration & Innovative Solutions; & Engagement & Lifelong Learning.
UHS hires individuals of all backgrounds. We build on our staff's diversity--recognizing, valuing, and appreciating the different perspectives, talents and energy of all. UHS invites all its employees to make a valuable contribution in this regard. We firmly believe that being an inclusive and culturally responsive community is one of the foundations of a vibrant, relevant organization. We aspire to develop the mindsets, knowledge and abilities to build equitable and inclusive systems, teams and culture.
The Clinical Dietitian is primarily responsible for providing comprehensive clinical nutrition care that serves the needs of a diverse campus community. The primary responsibility is to function as the Nutrition Therapist on the interdisciplinary eating disorders treatment team as well as a clinical dietitian for students with complex medical needs. In addition, this individual must be able to cross-cover and support the Sports Dietitian for the Athletic Medicine Department. The Clinical Dietitian also provides expertise and input to the campus community through collaboration with the Health Promotion and Prevention program.
In collaboration with their supervisor, the Clinical Dietitian is responsible for the technical, professional and administrative responsibilities required to plan, organize, implement, and evaluate a functionally comprehensive clinical nutrition program at UHS. While the Clinical Dietitian reports to the Associate Director, Medical Services, they also work under the supervision and guidance of the Director of Athletic Medicine related to work with varsity athletes and teams when supporting the Sports Dietitian.
This position is a 50% duty time, 12 month position.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Clinical Care (80%)
Eating Disorders Nutrition (60%)
Students with complex medical needs (20%)
Sports Dietetics (as needed)
Business and Quality Integration
Health Promotion & Education (5%)
Performs other duties as assigned
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Preferred Years Of Experience:1 Year(s)
Education Required:4 Year Degree - BA
Employment/Position Type:Full Time
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