Adjunct Faculty - Human Anatomy and Physiology Labs

Rider University

Lawrenceville, NJ

ID: 7245164 (Ref.No. 24M332236)
Posted: May 16, 2024
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Position Description

WHY RIDER UNIVERSITY?? – We take pride in our progress and the positive impact it has on our students and the University.

The Department of Health Sciences and Nursing at Rider University seeks an adjunct instructor for the Fall 2024 semester beginning September 2024. This position is to teach BIO 221L, Human Anatomy and Physiology Lab. The two lab sections are scheduled 1:10-4:10p Mondays and 6:30-9:30p Monday evenings.

Position Requirements

  • Master’s degree in a related field and/or sufficient relevant experience in this area.
  • Prospective candidates must have demonstrated experience teaching students from diverse backgrounds and demonstrated expertise in human anatomy and physiology.
  • The successful candidate will have demonstrated knowledge about the use of student focused pedagogy in the classroom in order to engage students in the learning process.
  • Availability to teach during the class times listed above.

Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience

  • Terminal degree (Ph.D, EdD, ScD, DrPH)
  • Previous teaching experience leading in-person laboratory courses in human anatomy and physiology.

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:

  • CV
  • Cover letter
  • Statement/evidence of teaching effectiveness/philosophy
  • A statement detailing your commitment to serving a diverse population with supporting evidence

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