The Department of Environmental Sciences, Rutgers School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, Rutgers University in New Brunswick seeks two part-time lecturers for its undergraduate program in Environmental Sciences for Spring 2021. Current departmental needs include instructors interested in teaching two upper division courses: (1) Solid Waste Management and (2) Environmental Toxicology. Professional experience and/or prior college teaching experience in the course topic area is preferred. Examples of course syllabi can be viewed at http://envsci.rutgers.edu/academics/envsci/courses.html In your cover letter, please specify which of the two courses you feel most prepared to teach and briefly explain your qualifications to teach the course. Please submit a cover letter, resume/curriculum vitae, and names and contact information for three references. You may also upload any evidence of your teaching experience such as sample syllabus or course materials, results of student instructional ratings, or published work. Offers are contingent upon successful completion of all pre-employment screenings.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree required. Demonstrated expertise in the subject matter of the targeted courses. Master's degree preferred; doctoral degree welcome. Teaching experience is highly desirable. Professional work experience is typical for our part-time faculty.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Specific knowledge varies with course needs of the department, which fluctuates by term and program requirement.
Posting Number: 20FA0894
Location: Cook (RU-New Brunswick)
Internal Number: 119810
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