Research Dietitian

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7111518 (Ref:13198-en_US)

Posted: September 23, 2022

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


The Research Dietitian will participate in the pediatric research project to investigate the use of a low FODMAP diet on symptoms in children with functional abdominal pain disorders. Individual will work remotely and be responsible for doing fidelity checks on food diaries, analyze food diaries, participate in weekly lab meetings with research personnel, and teach FODMAP treatment sessions to research participants. 

Job Duties

  • Works remotely 2-3 hours per week. 
  • Performs fidelity checks on food diaries.
  • Analyzes food diaries.
  • Participates in weekly lab meetings with research personnel.
  • Teaches FODMAP treatment sessions to research participants.
  • Participates in data analysis and interpretation.
  • Assists in manuscript preparation and review.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Nutrition or related field.
  • One year of relevant experience.
  • Registered Dietitian by the Commission on Dietetic Registration of the American Dietetic Association.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Masters degree or Ph.D. in related field.
  • Five or more years of research dietitian experience including direct interaction with study participants.
  • Previous research publications in pediatric nutrition.
  • Licensed Dietitian by the Texas Department of Licensing & Regulation (TDLR).



Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.


Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.



Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.

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