Adjunct Faculty - Political Science

Rider University

Lawrenceville, NJ

ID: 7117468 (Ref.No. 23D332236)
Posted: December 7, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Position Description

The Department of Political Science at Rider University seeks an adjunct instructor of Constitutional Law for the Spring 2023 semester beginning January 23, 2023.  The class to be taught is: POL 301 Civil Liberties (Mon/Wed 4:30-6:00pm).

Position Requirements

MA in a related field or a JD, as well as demonstrated teaching excellence at the college or post-graduate level, or other relevant professional experience.

Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience

ABD/PhD in related field or a JD

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 is consistently ranked as a best college by U.S. News and World Report, The Wall Street Journal and The Princeton Review. For more than a decade, Rider has also been recognized in The Princeton Review’s Guide to Green Colleges for its sustainability efforts.
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 (including a statement of candidate’s commitment to teaching a diverse student body)
  • CV

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