Adjunct Faculty - Theatre & Dance (Theatre Performance/Acting)

Lawrenceville, NJ
Apr 07, 2021
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Four-Year Institution
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Position Title:

Adjunct Faculty - Theatre & Dance (Theatre Performance/Acting)

Position Description:

Rider University Lifting Barriers

The Department of Theatre & Dance at Rider University seeks an adjunct instructor to teach classes in voice and/or movement for actors and a modern realism acting. Classes are for the Fall of 2021 beginning September 8, 2021.

Position Requirements:

MFA in Acting or equivalent professional experience.

Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience:

Experience teaching at the collegiate level.

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 has been included as one of the nation’s best universities by US News & World Report and remained in the top tier in the Regional Universities – North category. Additionally, The Princeton Review named Rider among its “Best 386 Colleges” in the nation. Both publications have ranked the University favorably in their respective surveys for more than a decade.

Rider University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity.


Lawrenceville, NJ

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Academic Affairs


Theatre & Dance (WCA)

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Special Instructions to Applicants:

A complete application must include a letter of interest; curriculum vitae; and a statement outlining a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the classroom, including evidence of experience working with and teaching diverse students.

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