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Camden, NJ 08102
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Rutgers University–Camden, located in the bustling waterfront district just across the Delaware River from downtown Philadelphia, is the southern campus of Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey. The campus includes undergraduate and graduate Arts and Sciences programs, a Nursing School, a Law School, and a Business School offering the M.B.A. and B.S.

Rutgers is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, military service or any other category protected by law.  As an institution, we value diversity of background and opinion, and prohibit discrimination or harassment on the basis of any legally protected class in the areas of hiring, recruitment, promotion, transfer, demotion, training, compensation, pay fringe benefits layoff, termination or another terms and conditions of employment.  The University and our Department seek to attract an active, culturally diverse faculty of the highest caliber.  Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Rutgers University is the recipient of the National Science Foundation ADVANCE Institutional Transformation Award to increase the participation of women in academic science and engineering careers.


Department of Fine Arts

Assistant Teaching Professor (Non-tenure track appointment)

Required Qualifications
Ph.D. Degree in Art History and prior experience teaching at the college level.

Responsibilities and Requirements
The teaching load is three courses per semester. 

Application materials including a cover letter, CV, three letters of reference, representative publications, and a statement of research and teaching interests should be addressed to Search Committee, attn: Dr. Kriste Lindenmeyer, Rutgers University, Camden College of Art and Sciences, 311 North Fifth Street, Camden, NJ 08102.  Whenever possible materials should be submitted by email, preferably in PDF files, to Iris Rodriguez, irisr@camden.rutgers.edu.   Screening will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. 

Rutgers University–Camden, a beautiful, urban campus expanding to accommodate the growth of Southern New Jersey, is located just across the Delaware River from Philadelphia.  Rutgers is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, military service or any other category protected by law.  As an institution, we value diversity of background and opinion, and prohibit discrimination or harassment on the basis of any legally protected class in the areas of hiring, recruitment, promotion, transfer, demotion, training, compensation, pay fringe benefits layoff, termination or another terms and conditions of employment.  The University and our Department seek to attract an active, culturally diverse faculty of the highest caliber.  Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.


Department of Philosophy & Religion

Henry Rutgers Term Chair in Biomedical Ethics – Associate Professor

Rutgers University–Camden is searching for the inaugural holder of the Henry Rutgers Term Chair in Biomedical Ethics.  This is a tenured faculty line at the Associate Professor level in the Department of Philosophy and Religion.  The successful candidate must have a record of scholarship, teaching, and service sufficient to qualify for a tenured faculty position at the associate professor level at Rutgers University.  The Term Chair in Biomedical Ethics should be an outstanding scholar and teacher grounded in philosophical and ethical theory as well as skilled in its application to a wide range of applied questions involved in medical and healthcare practice, policy, research, and law.  While the Term Chair designation is for an initial 5 years with the possibility of renewal, the faculty member will hold a tenured position in the Department of Philosophy and Religion following the expiration of the term.  Term Chair duties include providing leadership and coordination across Rutgers University–Camden, the Rutgers University System, and in the South Jersey/Philadelphia metropolitan area on biomedical issues, including areas such as undergraduate biomedical ethics coursework in philosophy, an ethics requirement for the Rutgers University–Camden School of Nursing, the “Ethics and Values” component of the new Rutgers University–Camden undergraduate general education requirements, the biomedical ethics curriculum in the Rutgers University Law School, a possible ethics component for the new program in Health Sciences, as well as potential new collaborations on issues of urban healthcare, and law and policies among units of Rutgers University–Camden and the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University.  Salary is competitive.  Send letter of interest and CV by email to Prof. Stuart Charmé (scharme@rutgers.edu), Henry Rutgers Term Chair Search Committee Chair, Department of Philosophy and Religion, Rutgers University, Camden, N.J. 08102.  Review of applications will begin immediately with preference for full consideration of applications received before January 10, 2015. 

Rutgers University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  The University and our departments seek to attract an active, culturally diverse faculty and staff of the highest caliber.  Women and Minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.  In addition, Rutgers University is the recipient of a National Foundation ADVANCE Institutional Transformation Award to increase the participation of women in academic science and engineering careers.


Department of Political Science

Assistant Professor – American Government, Urban Politics & Policy

The Political Science Department at Rutgers University-Camden invites applications for a full time, tenure track appointment at the rank of assistant professor. This position is one of four Political Science joint appointments with the Department of Public Policy and Administration (DPPA) that offers an undergraduate Urban Studies major, an MPA and a PhD in Public Affairs with a focus on Community Development. Teaching responsibilities are two Political Science classes and two DPPA classes per year. The primary field of specialization is American Government with a subfield in Urban Politics & Policy. Expertise in State and Local Government is a plus. PhD must be awarded no later than May 2015.

As its sister campuses in New Brunswick and Newark, Camden is a unit of Rutgers University and as such all applicants must demonstrate a record of research commensurate with expectations at an AAU research university. 

The Political Science Department includes nine full-time faculty members serving approximately 250 majors. While the course load and publishing expectations reflect those of a large research institution, our class size and commitment to individualized attention, especially in our honors program, reflect the advantages of a smaller liberal arts environment. The DPPA has eleven faculty members in addition to the five joint appointments and serves 30 PhD students, 90 MPA students and 50 undergraduate Urban Studies majors. Camden is located directly across the Delaware River from Philadelphia, offering a diversity of transportation, and housing, cultural and educational options.

 Candidates should submit the following materials electronically Ms. Lisa Alston, la266@camden.rutgers.edu: (1) a letter of interest emphasizing teaching experience as well as research accomplishments and agenda: (2) a CV; and (3) three letters of references. Please be sure to submit documents as pdf files or MS Word documents. The Department will be interviewing candidates at the APSA meetings and applications will be accepted until October 31, 2014.

Rutgers is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The University and our two departments seek to attract an active, culturally diverse faculty and staff of the highest caliber. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. 


Department of Psychology 

Assistant or Associate Professor in Health Psychology

The Department of Psychology at Rutgers University-Camden Campus invites application for two tenure track positions to start in fall,2015. 

One position is for an Assistant or Associate Professor in Health Psychology, ideally with a focus on health disparities. The successful candidate is expected to be involved in a newly developed major in Health Sciences and to teach Introduction to Health Sciences. 

Rutgers-Camden is a research-intensive campus of 6,000 students located in Camden, New Jersey, directly across the Delaware River from Philadelphia.  The teaching load for junior faculty and research-active senior faculty is 2-2, and salaries and benefits are competitive.  Review of applications will begin on October 10, 2014.    Send a CV, a statement of research and teaching interests, representative publications, and three letters of recommendation to jacdunn@camden.rutgers.edu.  Materials may also be sent to Search Committee (Health Psychology or Quantitative Psychology), Psychology Department, Rutgers University, 311 N. Fifth Street, Camden NJ 08102-1405. 

Rutgers is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and a recipient of a National Science Foundation ADVANCE Institutional Transformation Award. The University and the department seek to attract an active, culturally diverse faculty of the highest caliber. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.


Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminal Justice

Associate Professor of Anthropology (Tenure Track)

The Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminal Justice invite application for a faculty position beginning September 1, 2015 in cultural anthropology at the Tenured Associate Professor level. Tenure will be evaluated in the first year of employment and is subject to approval by the University’s Board of Governors.  Candidates must have an active ethnographic research program and a strong history of publication and other scholarly activity.  Candidates must have a demonstrated track record as good teachers, willing to work closely with students.  Areas of specialization should be psychological anthropology and/or the anthropology of childhood. Geographical specialization is open.  Candidates should be able to teach courses required for the sociology major in Psychological Anthropology and Introduction to Cultural Anthropology, as well as courses in his or her area of interest.  A Ph.D. in Cultural Anthropology or related field is required. Applicants must include a letter of interest outlining his or her experience and qualifications, teaching philosophy, and research interests: curriculum vitae; a writing sample; and the names and contact information of three referees.  Send completed applications as one file to Dr. Cati Coe, Anthropology Search Committee Chair, at ccoe@camden.rutgers.eduReview of applications will begin March 19, 2015 and continue until the position is filled. For information about the Department and its programs, see http://sociology.camden.rutgers.edu/.

Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.  Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, military service or any other category protected by law.  As an institution, we value diversity of background and opinion, and prohibit discrimination or harassment on the basis of any legally protected class in the areas of hiring, recruitment, promotion, transfer, demotion, training, compensation, pay, fringe benefits, layoff, termination or any other terms and conditions of employment.

Rutgers University–Camden is the southern university of Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey.  It is located in a dynamic urban area, on the Delaware River across from Philadelphia.  Rutgers University–Camden includes the College of Arts and Sciences, The Graduate School, University College, School of Nursing, School of Business, and Law School.