Marilyn Magaram Center

Resources

The Magaram Center is committed to provide our students professionals with opportunities and tools for advancement in the fields of Nutrition and Dietetics and Food Science. The following is a list of the various jobs, scholarships and volunteer opportunities for students and those who meet the qualifications for application for these great sources of professional advancement and career development.

If you would like us to share any resources or opportunities, please contact the Magaram Center at magaram.center@csun.edu

Student Opportunities

Volunteer 

  • Los Robles Hospital
    • Are you looking for some experience in a hospital setting? Do you like to meet new people? We have a perfect opportunity for you to join our volunteers. Currently seeking help in our Acute Rehab Kitchen located in Westlake Village. For more about this program, please click here.

  • Nutrition As Therapy
    • Nutrition As Therapy private practice group is looking for a nutrition student to help at their office for 2-3 months. At the end of the volunteering commitment, the student will be able to shadow the RDs. For more about this program, please click here.
  • Ojai Valley Community Hospital
    • Seeking students looking to gain volunteer experience interacting with patients. For more about this program, please click here.
  • Let's Grow Healthy!
    • Enrich LA’s School Gardens by teaching children and our community about the health benefits of sustainable gardening. For more about this program, please click here.

Volunteer Opportunities will be announced here as they become available. Please check back often to find new opportunities.


Internships 

The goal of the MMC Professional Experience Program is to provide real-world experiences for future nutrition professionals so that they may gain knowledge and practice skills.
To find out more about these internships, follow the links below:

Internships will appear here as they become available during the semester. Please check back often to find new opportunities.


Jobs

  • Fruzion- Crepes, Waffles, Desserts, Fruit Cocktails posted on 5/6/2019
    Fruzion is looking to hire fun, enthusiastic employees with good customer service who have or are willing to get a food handler's license and a passion for food and creativity. Please email resumes and inquiries to Mary at info@fruzion.com 
  • Diet Aide Position posted on 7/1/2019
    Responsible for clerical and supervisory aspects of patient tray service and the diet office. Gain great knowledge on therapeutic diets, and hospital food service.
    • Any questions please feel free to call Kerri McDonald RD at 805 370-4779.
    • Apply online at losrobleshospital.comClick on the careers link, and search diet aide.
    • For more information about the position, click here 

Job postings will be announced here as they become available. Please check back often for new, open, and already filled positions.


Academic Resources 

  • Pathways to Success
    • Pathways, an Undergraduate Dietetics Fellowship Program, accepts 10 Juniors yearly to receive scholarships, become Dietetic Fellows, proactive advisement support, paid research assistantship, and peer and faculty mentoring. For additional details on this program, click here.
  • Peer Mentoring
    • The Peer Mentoring Program, was created to provide proactive advisement support and peer and faculty mentoring to our students. For additional details on this program, click here.
  • DPD Orientation
    • This is an orientation program for Didactic Program in Dietetics. For additional details on the course, click here.
  • Oviatt Library
    • Oviatt Library provides relevant collections, transformative information literacy education, innovative physical and virtual spaces, user-focused services, and diverse educational and cultural programming in support of student success, faculty scholarship, staff resource needs, and the greater CSUN community. Click here to go to the library's website.
  • Build Poder
    • BUILD PODER (Building Infrastructure Leading to Diversity; Promoting Opportunities for Diversity in Education and Research, $22M, 2014-2019) is a large undergraduate biomedical research training program, sustained by the formation of a new Health Equity Research and Education (HERE) Center that supports 4 cluster-hired faculty members and postdoctoral scholars in engaging undergraduates in biomedical research. For additional details on the program, click here.
  • Student Success
    • Your success is CSUN’s top priority. Whether this is your first year on campus or you are preparing to graduate, there are people, programs, and initiatives to engage and support you throughout your academic journey and beyond. Explore the wealth of resources available to support students and help them maximize their academic potential and reach their personal and professional goals, click here.

Academic resources will appear here as they become available. Please check back often to find new and upcoming resources.

 


Additional Resources

  • [NEW] Free Food at CSUN
    • CSUN offers free food to students at various centers around campus. For additional details, click here.
  • Commit to Be Fit Program
    • Do you want to exercise but feel like it is either too expensive or time consuming?  Come join a FREE fitness program here on campus called Commit To Be Fit. This program is led by Kinesiology students and is open to any staff/faculty/students and community members, so feel free to bring a friend or family member with you! If you’ve ever wanted to become healthier or a better version of yourself, come join us! Feel free to come to Redwood Hall 200, Mon-Thurs from 5:30-6:20PM. You can register online by clicking the link below. If you have any questions, please contact Ken at kitkumchorn.liampetchakul.915@my.csun.edu. Hope to see you there! To register, click here.
  • CalFresh Outreach
    • Calfresh Outreach provides application assistance and support for students who wish to apply for Calfresh benefits. For additional details, click here.
  • Tips and Recipes to Help You Stay Healthy in College
    • Read on to get easy healthy eating and dorm cooking tips along with cheap, nutritious recipes that keep students focused and nourished term after term. For additional details, click here.

Additional resources will appear here as they become available. Please check back often to find new and upcoming resources.

 

Professional Opportunities

Jobs Available:

  • Department of Public Health posted on 7/9/2019
    Full-Time Nutritionist II
    Identifies needs and plans, develops and implements a program of technical, educational, consultative services in the field of nutrition for a specific segment of the County population of various age groups to provide improved health and the prevention of disease.
    • For more information, click here
  • Providence Holy Cross Medical Center posted on 7/1/2019 
    Full Time Registered Dietitian
    Plan and deliver nutritional care of patients/residents in accordance with physicians' orders and requirements of regulatory agencies. Function as a member of the multidisciplinary health care team to assess, plan and administer nutrition care to patients with nutritional risk factors. 
    • For more information, click here
  • San Fernando Valley Hospital posted on 5/28/2019
    Part-Time RDN
    San Fernando Valley Hospital is currently seeking an RDN with clinical experience for part time shift work. Please email resume, availability, and inquiries to Bonita Hart at fnms@att.net

Job postings will be announced here as they become available. Please check back often for new, open, and already filled positions.

Grants and Scholarships

Grants & Scholarships Available:

  • The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Scholarships and Financial Aid
    The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, through its many association groups, offers a variety of scholarships and educational stipends to individuals pursuing undergraduate and advanced degrees in dietetics or food and nutrition related areas. General scholarship and educational stipend information from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation, the dietetic practice groups and affiliate (state) and district dietetic associations can be accessed from the respective group's information listed on this site.
    • For more information and how to apply, please click here.

Scholarships will appear here as they become available during the semester. Please check back often to find new opportunities.

Community Resources

To see a list of community resources, visit our Nutrition Experts Community Resources page here: https://www.csun.edu/marilyn-magaram-center/nutrition-experts/community-resources