Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking instructors to teach non-credit courses for the Center for Government Services. The instructor will teach in one or more of the following NJ government related areas: Affordable Housing Professional Certification Program, Assessment Administration Program, Elected Officials Program, Financial Management Program, Municipal Attorneys, Municipal Clerks Program, NJ Educational Facility Management Program, NJ Local Housing Authority and Redevelopment Agency Program, Planning & Zoning Program, Professional Development Program, Public Purchasing Program, Public Safety Program, Public Works Program, School Transportation Supervisors Certification Program, Tax Collection Program, and Train-the-Trainer Program.
Successful candidates will be responsible for the following:
Instruct/co-instruct non-credit courses in one or more of the areas/programs listed above (may include traditional lecture, hybrid, and/or fully online formats)
Provide constructive feedback to students as well as critical instruction that meets program standards and goals
Respond to student emails and inquiries
Adhere to grade submission policies and deadlines (if applicable)
Adhere to University policies and regulations
Practice innovative educational methodology
Minimum Education and Experience:
Requires a Bachelor's degree in a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
Requires at least two years of instructional experience or completion of hiring unit's Train-the-Trainer program.
Requires experience instructing hiring unit's relevant program content.
Requires three years' experience working in above referenced government positions.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Government or professional certification, if applicable.
Qualified for the positions they hold and the work they do including attainment of relevant and discipline-specific certifications or credentials
The position will be responsible for the delivery of the non-credit educational program to govern student learning; generating revisions and/or updates to content, electronic materials, or audio/visual presentations for the Center's Programs.
Also requires good communication and interpersonal skills.
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.