Adjunct Faculty - Nutrition


The School of Nursing invites candidates to apply for an Adjunct Nutrition Faculty position beginning Spring of 2021.  The nutrition course is taken by all students in the nursing program and exercise science program and is open to students in other disciplines at Roberts.  This course is offered in the fall, spring, and summer in both classroom (fall) and online (spring and summer) formats. Roberts is a beautiful, park-like campus in Rochester New York, providing the program with the advantages of a suburban setting within a vibrant metropolitan area.

Roberts Wesleyan College is a comprehensive, Christian college of the liberal arts, sciences, and professions serving approximately 1800 traditional and nontraditional students at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The College is committed to integrating a Christian worldview with learning in order to prepare thoughtful, spiritually mature, service-oriented people who will help transform society. Roberts has more than 60 undergraduate programs/majors, including 6 different adult-degree completion programs, 14 graduate programs, and 12 online programs; our first doctoral program launched in 2016.

Required qualifications include a M.S in nutrition or a related field. Previous teaching experience is preferred. Candidates must also demonstrate a strong commitment to the integration of Christian faith and professional practice and a willingness to support the College’s Christian mission and identity. A successful candidate will be able to demonstrate cultural competence and value the principles of diversity & equity.

Teaching responsibilities include undergraduate Principles of Nutrition course.

Application process:  

Applications will be considered until December 1, 2020. Salary and rank are commensurate with education and experience. Interested candidates should send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and a completed Application for Adjunct Faculty Employment (download at to:

Dr. Cheryl Crotser 
Dean, School of Nursing
Roberts Wesleyan College
2301 Westside Dr.
Rochester, NY 14624

For further information, contact Dean Crotser via e-mail: or call 585.594.6735.  Persons from underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

RWC and NES comply with all applicable non-discrimination laws and are committed to the enhancement of human dignity and workplace diversity.