Adjunct Faculty - Oceanography

Rider University

Lawrenceville, NJ

ID: 7088398 (Ref.No. 22N332236)
Posted: November 4, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Position Description

The Department of Geological, Environmental, and Marine Sciences at Rider University seeks an adjunct instructor(s) of oceanography for the Spring semester beginning January 24, 2022. This position could teach Oceanography (MAR 120) or Introductory Oceanography Lab (MAR 121) or both courses. 

Position Requirements

  • Master’s degree or Doctoral candidates in Oceanography, Marine Science, Coastal Science or related discipline
  • Valid driver’s license and satisfactory driving record and ability to lead student activities in field and laboratory settings (For Lab Course)

Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience

Doctoral degree with prior teaching experience

About Rider University

The Rider University community is composed of faculty, staff and students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds.

Rider University is committed to fostering an inclusive, vibrant living and learning community that embraces students, faculty and staff of all backgrounds and enables them to achieve success.

Through reflection and open, respectful dialogue, we develop responsible citizens who demonstrate academic understanding and compassion to grow and serve as leaders in a diverse and global world.

Candidates with a demonstrated commitment supportive of the multicultural needs of Rider University and the surrounding community are highly desired.

Rider University has been included as one of the nation’s best universities by US News & World Report and remained in the top tier in the Regional Universities – North category. Additionally, The Princeton Review named Rider among its “Best 386 Colleges” in the nation. Both publications have ranked the University favorably in their respective surveys for more than a decade.

Rider University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Documents to be included with online application:
·         Cover Letter
·         CV
·         Names and contact information for two professional references
·         Rider University is committed to diversity. Please provide a statement of your commitment to diversity.

The completion of a background check is required for all new hires.