Adjunct Faculty - Performing Arts

Rider University

Lawrenceville, NJ

ID: 7178818 (Ref.No. 23S332236)
Posted: September 13, 2023
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Position Description

The Department of Performing Arts at Rider University seeks adjunct instructors of theatre for the spring semester beginning January 22, 2024. These positions are to teach acting and voice classes, as well as acting for the camera and voiceover work.

Position Requirements

  • BA, BFA, or MFA in Acting
  • Demonstrated advanced training in speech and dialects

Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience

  • Past experience teaching at an institution of higher education
  • Professional acting 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 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

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