Employment Opportunities

We seek qualified candidates who are motivated, innovative, believe in open communication and have a passion for knowledge. Does this sound like you? If so, we encourage you to apply today!

Working at the Academy

The Academy's practice is to hire employees with the following characteristics:

  • Service Attitude
  • Accountability
  • Professional Demeanor
  • Passion for Knowledge
  • Innovative
  • Respect for Differences

We offer a friendly, professional and challenging work environment and benefits package that includes:

  • Defined contribution 401(K) Retirement Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Health and dental plan options
  • Employer paid basic life insurance
  • Employer paid long-term disability insurance
  • Flexible medical and dependent care reimbursement accounts
  • Tuition assistance
  • Flexible scheduling

Convenient Location

The Academy's national headquarters office in Chicago is conveniently located near public transportation — two major Metra train stations (Union and Ogilvie), CTA lines and major bus routes are all within a few blocks.

  • Senior Director, Legislative and Government Affairs

    The Academy is seeking a Senior Director, Legislative and Government Affairs in our Washington, D.C. office to develop and strengthen relationships with key Congressional and federal agency stakeholders and Academy strategic partners to successfully achieve the Academy's public policy goals.

  • Production Specialist

    The Academy is seeking a motivated Production Specialist with knowledge of the desktop publishing and the publication process from final draft manuscript to release of print and digital products for purchase.

  • Executive Director, ACEND

    The Accreditation Council for Nutrition and Dietetics and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics are seeking a full-time Executive Director, Accreditation and Education to join our organization in spring 2019.

  • Informatics Manager, Data Center

    The Academy is seeking an energetic, analytical individual with proven project management skills to fill the Informatics Manager position in the Academy’s Data Center.