Adjunct Faculty - Sociology & Criminal Justice

Rider University

Lawrenceville, NJ

ID: 7175471 (Ref.No. 08302023)
Posted: August 31, 2023
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Position Description

The Department of Sociology & Criminal Justice at Rider University seeks adjunct instructors for Sociology & Criminal Justice for the Fall 2023 semester beginning September 6, 2023. This position is to teach introductory level courses, including the following courses: Introductory Sociology, Sociology of Families, and Introduction to Criminal Justice. Other courses may be available depending on the expertise

Position Requirements

Successful applicants must possess a Master’s degree in Sociology, Criminal Justice, or relation fields.
Demonstrated interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills
Demonstrated commitment to diversity and social justice
Demonstrated ability to use a course Learning Management System (LMS)
1+ years experience teaching

Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience

A terminal degree in the field
Experience teaching introductory courses in Sociology or Criminal Justice
Experience using Canvas LMS

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. 

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