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Adjunct Nutritional Science/Dietetics
Instructor Applicant Pool
Open Until Filled

Job Link: https://www.schooljobs.com/careers/canyons/jobs/4467535/adjunct-nutritional-science-dietetics-instructor-applicant-pool?keywords=new&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

We are accepting applications on an on-going basis for future consideration into the Nutritional Science/Dietetics Instructor Applicant Pool. When no review date is listed for an Adjunct Instructor position, the position is open until filled. Your application will not be considered until all required documents have been received.

The teaching assignment may be at the Valencia or Canyon Country campus, or other college teaching locations. Part-time faculty positions are as needed positions and do not accrue rights to tenure. Part-time faculty positions offer flexible hours and the opportunity to assist a diverse group of students in achieving their educational goals. We offer a wide range of opportunities in transfer, general education, vocational and
occupational programs.

The Santa Clarita Community District is committed to achieving educational equity for all students. As presented in our District Strategic Plan, which focuses on Access, Engagement, and Success, “Equity, inclusion, and diversity are not goals in themselves, but ideologies embedded in all actions and planning across all departments and functions of our college and its two campuses.

College of the Canyons is part of the Santa Clarita Community College District and is designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI), enrolling approximately 32,000 students each academic year. College of the Canyons has a diverse student population that reflects our focus on enhancing the educational attainment and economic well-being of the community we proudly serve.

We seek employees that value mentorship and working in a collegial, collaborative environment, who are conscientious risk takers and transformational leaders guided by a commitment to helping all students achieve their educational goals.


College of the Canyons is seeking adjunct faculty members in the Nutritional Science/Dietetics Adjunct Applicant Pool. Applications will be considered for immediate and future eligibility into the Nutritional Science/Dietetics Adjunct Applicant Pool.
Further Details

Assignments may include Monday through Friday (day and evening), as well as Saturday classes.
Adjunct Salary Rate: $88.30 per hour. (Click link to view Academic Adjunct Salary Schedule).
 Offer and acceptance of employment is subject to verification of all information provided on the employment application, credential/transcripts, background fingerprint clearance, tuberculosis screening, proof of eligibility to work in the United States (College of the Canyons hires only individuals lawfully authorized to work in the United States) and Board of Trustees approval as required.

Possession of an unexpired California Community College Instructor Credential in Nutritional Science/Dietetics

OR- Master’s degree in nutrition, dietetics or dietetics and food administration

OR- Bachelor’s in any of the above AND – Master’s in chemistry, public health or family and consumer studies/home economics OR – the equivalent (NOTE: A bachelor’s in nutrition, dietetics, or dietetics and food administration, and certification as a registered dietitian, is an alternative qualification for this discipline.)

Please note:
•       Hiring committees review all complete, qualified application packets. Possession of the minimum qualifications does not guarantee an interview.
•       A teaching demonstration may be required at the interview stage.
•       From time to time the equivalencies accepted by departments change. If you are qualifying under an equivalency, please note that if hired you must qualify under the established minimum qualifications or department equivalency(ies) in place at the time of hire.

Application Process:
This application process is ongoing until the position is filled.

If you require assistance, please call the Human Resources office at (661) 362-3427 or email: hro@canyons.edu

All materials listed below are required to be considered for an interview. Applicants are encouraged to apply online by visiting our website at Jobs at COC. All application materials must be uploaded online or received by the Human Resources Department, located in the University Center, Suite 360. College of the Canyons, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Santa Clarita, California 91355. If you require assistance, please contact the Human Resources Office at (661) 362-3427 or for hearing impaired TTY/TDD (661) 362-5178.
Positions are open until filled. The above position represents the anticipated need for the upcoming semester(s) or the eligibility pool. The department may review materials at anytime based on enrollment needs and the Human Resources Office will contact selected applicants for the interview process. Only completed application packets that meet the minimum qualifications or established equivalency will be considered.
Qualified applicants who successfully complete the selection and interview process will be placed in the eligibility pool and may be eligible for adjunct employment with the District anytime within the next 36 months.