Lecturer in Sociology, Anthropology and Criminal Justice

Rutgers The State University of New Jersey

Part-time Lecturer in Sociology, Anthropology and Criminal Justice

Department FASC - Sociology

Salary Salary per Credit

Posting Summary

Rutgers University-Camden, Department of Sociology, Anthropology & Criminal Justice is seeking part-time lecturers (PTLs) to teach undergraduate courses in Sociology, Anthropology and Criminal Justice for Summer 2020. The instructor will present course material during the assigned course times, hold office hours, administer exams, assign grades and coordinate any other requirements related to course instruction. Applicants must indicate which courses they are interested in teaching and explain in a cover letter how they are qualified to teach the course.

The following are courses for which instructors are needed:


- Gods, Cults & Rituals
- North American Indians


- Criminal Justice in America
- Social Justice in Film & Literature
- Children & Families of the Incarcerated
- Special Topics: Gangs, an International Perspective
- Queer Crime
- Salem Witch Trials


- Sociology of Family
- Race and Ethnicity
- Special Topics: Gender & Sexuality in Crime Thrillers
- Special Topics: Women Men and Work

Posting Number 20FA0410


Minimum Education and Experience
A master’s degree in a relevant field is required.
Prior teaching experience preferred.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Equipment Utilized
Physical Demands and Work Environment


Rutgers University–Camden is a diverse, research-intensive campus of more than 7,400 undergraduate and graduate students and 1,100 faculty and staff members located in Camden, N.J., directly across the Delaware River from Philadelphia. The campus thrives with a supportive culture that helps students achieve their goals and fosters collaboration among employees. The university is recognized as a national model for civically engaged urban universities and was selected by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching for its Community Engagement classification. Washington Monthly magazine consistently ranks Rutgers University–Camden among its “Best Bang for the Buck” universities and best national research universities. Recently, Rutgers–Camden earned Carnegie classification as an R2 research university.

The Faculty of Arts and Sciences are the largest academic unit at Rutgers–Camden, delivering a wide array of degree programs at the baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral levels in the humanities, natural sciences, social sciences, and fine arts. The Faculty of Arts and Sciences includes three schools: the College of Arts and Sciences, University College, and the Graduate School.


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Campus Rutgers University-Camden

Home Location Campus Rutgers University-Camden

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Resume/CV
  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  • Optional Documents