The Professional Science Master's Program (PSM) invites applications for part time instructors for the Fall 2021 term. We seek qualified instructors who can contribute to the university's educational mission and bridge the gap between the classroom and the industry.
Successful candidates will instruct/co-instruct on a wide variety of topics. Applicant's core knowledge should include, but is not limited to, any concentration under agriculture, biotechnology, environmental science, food science, kinesiology and physiology, life sciences (chemistry, biology, physics, etc.), engineering (i.e., biomedical, biochemical, chemical, electrical, computer, pharmaceutical, etc.), pharmacology, computer and information science (i.e., statistics and biostatistics, discovery informatics and data science, applied computing, information technology, networking, etc.), and business (i.e., accounting, finance, leadership, marketing, etc.)
Successful candidates will be responsible for the following:
Instructing/co-instructing course(s) at the graduate level (may include traditional lecture, hybrid, and/or fully online courses)
Provide constructive feedback to students as well as critical instruction regarding student work and academic standards
Respond to student emails and inquiries
Adhere to grade submission policies and deadlines
Adhere to university policies and regulations
Practice innovative educational methodology
Minimum Education and Experience:
Master's degree in a related field and/or relevant industry experience is required; doctorate degrees are preferred. Must demonstrate ability to teach at the graduate level; prior teaching experience is preferred.
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.