Job Opportunities

TEACHING INSTRUCTOR 

The Writing Program at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is pleased to invite applications for the position of teaching instructor. This is a full-time, non-tenure-track teaching position, with a start date of September 1, 2020. The initial contract is for a period of one year with the possibility for reappointment. Starting salary for the 2020–2021 academic year is $61,377 plus health and retirement benefits, and eligibility for conference travel grants.

Successful candidates will be strong writers who demonstrate commitment to – and excellence in – teaching at the college level. An advanced degree (e.g., M.A., M.F.A., Ed.D., or Ph.D.) is required. Preferred qualifications include three or more years teaching composition or other writing-intensive courses as instructor of record; experience teaching English-language learners and/or international students; and demonstrated commitment to the promotion of equity and inclusion in higher education.  

The recommended deadline for full consideration is Thursday, March 12, 2020, although candidates who apply after this date may be considered depending on continuing need. To read the full position description and submit a complete application, please go to Rutgers’ online jobs portal at the following address: jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/111073 

PART-TIME TEACHING

The Writing Program at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is pleased to invite applications for the position of Part Time Teacher. Writing Program faculty begin by teaching Expository Writing, the course required of all Rutgers students, and/or its preparatory course, Basic Composition. In both courses, students compose a sequence of analytic essays in which they develop original interpretive positions derived from synthetic analysis of nonfiction texts. Instructors who are reappointed after their initial contract may go on to teach more advanced courses, such as Research in the Disciplines or Business and Technical Writing. Faculty benefit from regular meetings with Writing Program directors, as well as pedagogy workshops and other professional development opportunities.

Successful candidates will be strong writers who demonstrate commitment to – and excellence in – teaching at the college level. An advanced degree (e.g., M.A., M.F.A., Ed.D., or Ph.D.) is required. Salary is per credit. 

Review of applications will be ongoing. To read full position description and submit a complete application, please go to Rutgers’ online jobs portal at the following  address: jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/111075