Adjunct Faculty - History (Spring 2024)

Rider University

Lawrenceville, NJ

ID: 7187341 (Ref.No. 23O332236)
Posted: October 20, 2023
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Position Description

The Department of History and Philosophy at Rider University seeks adjunct instructors of History.  The positions are for introductory World, US, and Europe surveys as well as upper-level courses in Asian, African, Middle Eastern, Caribbean and Latin American history.

Position Requirements

MA in History or History adjacent field required. Demonstrated successful college-level teaching experience is essential.   The candidate must be able to conduct the class in-person and commit to teach for the entire semester.

Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience

Previous experience teaching history courses at the college level.

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.