Nutrition Fellow Position – University of Idaho Athletic Department (Moscow, Idaho)

Nutrition Fellow Position: UI Athletics

Description:

The University of Idaho Athletic Department is currently seeking applicants for a Sports Nutrition Fellowship. This 9-month fellowship is intended for highly motivated individuals who are interested in gaining valuable experience in Collegiate Sports Nutrition. Under the supervision of the Sports Dietitian, the fellow will provide nutrition services to student-athletes across various teams from Fall 2024 to Spring 2025. This is a great opportunity for RDs wanting to gain experience working in collegiate athletics.  This also can be a great opportunity for those needing experience to obtain the CSSD license. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

-Provide nutrition education to student-athletes through educational materials, presentations, and other methods

-Provide team-specific nutrition services (e.g. team talks, nutrition counseling, hydration testing, food demos, monitoring locker room snacks, etc.)

-Assist in the management of the Fueling Center with tasks such as inventory, managing, stocking, and assisting with the development of special snack options

-Serve as the primary manager of student workers and assist with scheduling and training staff

-Work closely with coaching staff, athletic trainers, strength staff, and others from the athletic department on nutrition-related topics

-Assist in managing social media accounts

Qualifications:

Required Education and Credentials:

-Bachelors in Dietetics or related field

-RD or RDE 

Other Required Qualifications:

-Background and interest in Sports Nutrition

-Ability to work  non-traditional hours, including some weekends and holidays

-Ability to lift/carry objects up to 30lbs

Benefits:

$25/hour, 30-40 hours/week 

Commitment:

The internship will start in August 2024 and terminate in May 2025

Interested candidates, please send a cover letter, resume, and 3 references to Francine Hoffman at fhoffman@uidaho.edu.

FRANCINE HOFFMAN, MS, RD CSCS NSCA-CPTSports Dietitian
Ph.D. Student  
University of Idaho Athletics
University of Idaho