Adjunct Faculty, School of General Studies
Philosophy and Religion -
to teach Philosophy and Religion
courses in-person with an immediate need for Intro to Philosophy
and Intro to Ethics. Other courses include: Critical Thinking;
Philosophy of Law; Theories of Punishment; Intro to Religion;
Eastern Religions; and Western Religions. Openings are available
for fall and spring semesters.
Philosophy and Religion at Kean Ocean -
to teach The
Philosophy of Law in-person at the Kean Ocean campus located in
Toms River. Openings are available for the fall semester.
All adjunct positions require a Master’s degree in a related field
and teaching experience unless otherwise indicated; candidates with
an ABD, Ed.D., Ph.D. or other acceptable disciplinary doctorate are
encouraged to apply. Proficiency in a Learning Management System
(LMS), such as Blackboard or Canvas and Online Learning Pedagogy is
required of all adjuncts, consistent with University guidelines.
Kean may offer free voluntary LMS workshops to otherwise qualified
Please submit cover letter (indicating availability for days,
evenings or weekends), resume and contact information for three
professional references. Review of applications will begin
immediately and be on-going. Official transcripts for all degrees
are required before appointment.
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