Recruitment/Posting Title Part-Time Instructor, American Studies, Spring
Department SASN -American Studies Program
Salary Salary per Credit
The Program in American Studies, School of Arts and Sciences-Newark, Rutgers
University-Newark (RU-N), is seeking part-time instructors for the Spring
2022 semester to teach American studies surveys, upper-level courses, or
graduate courses focused on specific themes or topics. The successful
candidate will cover the full range of duties associated with teaching,
including, but not limited to, preparing course material; creating and posting
a course syllabus; presenting material during the assigned course times;
holding office hours and providing appropriate out-of-class time for students;
responding to student e-mails; conducting and grading assessments of students
through assignments, exams, and other means, in a timely manner; and
submitting final grades. Course appointments may require instruction during
the day, in the evenings, on weekends, off-campus, online, hybrid, remotely,
or any combination of these.
Posting Number 21FA1411
Posting Open Date 11/23/2021
Posting Close Date
Minimum Education and Experience
Bachelor's degree in American Studies or closely related area required.
Master's degree or Ph.D. strongly preferred.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills a must. Demonstrated ability
to teach at the university level is highly desired.
Physical Demands and Work Environment
The School of Arts and Sciences-Newark (SASN) is a place where exploration,
discovery, and imagination come together to form the core of a liberal arts
education. We serve all undergraduates at Rutgers University-Newark (RU-N);
and offer a broad selection of more than 2,000 undergraduate and graduate
courses a year in more than 40 subjects. SASN combines the best of a large
research university with a small liberal arts college. RU-N is a remarkably
diverse, urban, public research university that is not just in Newark but
of Newark-an anchor of our home city.
Special Instructions to Applicants
The email address listed on the application will be used for all
A syllabus for a course previously taught by the applicant should be included
and uploaded under “Other Documents.”
Quick Link to Posting https: // jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/148722
Campus Rutgers University-Newark
Home Location Campus Rutgers University-Newark
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