Located in the bustling waterfront district just across the Delaware River from downtown Philadelphia, Rutgers University–Camden 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 University–Camden is part of Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, 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 is the recipient of the National Science Foundation ADVANCE Institutional Transformation Award to increase the participation of women in academic science and engineering careers.


Biology Department opening:

Assistant Teaching Professor/Assistant Director for Undergraduate Research and Education Program

The Department of Biology at Rutgers–Camden seeks applications for a full-time, twelve-month, non-tenure track, Ph.D.-level faculty position in Biology with an emphasis on undergraduate student success, retention, and research training. The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching undergraduate courses in the department including Science Writing, Research Training, and Biology I and Biology II. The position also includes administrative responsibility supporting academic and career building activities for undergraduate majors in biomedical research fields. The teaching philosophy statement should include the candidate’s view on diversity in biomedical workforce development and curricular research training. Rutgers–Camden is also interested in a faculty member interested in engaged classroom learning. We have new state-of-the-art engaged learning classroom facilities and laboratories opening in the Fall 2017 semester.

Rutgers University–Camden is part of Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, 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.


English and Communication Department opening:

Assistant Teaching Professor/Director of Communication Program

The Department of English and Communication at Rutgers University–Camden seeks applications for a 10-month, Non-Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Communication. The winning candidate will contribute to the development of new communication curriculum in a range of courses, including media studies, digital studies, and public speaking. The recent change of the department’s name to English and Communication reflects a comprehensive vision of discourse within an innovative undergraduate major offering flexible pathways to a B.A. degree, an M.A. in English and Media Studies, and an MFA in Creative Writing. We seek a colleague who expands the department’s existing strengths in literary studies, linguistics, journalism, rhetoric, and digital media with introductory and advanced courses in communication. Areas of specialty are open, but we are particularly interested in digital communication, health and organizational communication, communication theory, and media studies.

The successful applicant will have a Ph.D. in communications or a closely aligned discipline. Standard teaching load is four courses each semester with expected reductions for program development. The initial term appointment is two years and the possibility of renewal.

Rutgers University–Camden is part of Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, 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.


Health Sciences Program opening:

Henry Rutgers Term Chair, Advanced Assistant or Associate Professor

The Health Sciences Program at Rutgers University–Camden Campus invites applications for a 10-month, tenure-track advanced Assistant or Associate Professor to start in Fall, 2018. The successful candidate will also hold the title of Henry Rutgers Term Chair for five-years or until successful promotion to Professor.

Candidates should have expertise in the interdisciplinary field of health sciences along with a more narrowly defined disciplinary affiliation in fields such as psychology, economics, public policy, sociology, or history. With the designation of Henry Rutgers Term Chair for this position, we particularly seek faculty engaged in cutting-edge research and teaching that will enhance our growing Health Sciences Program.

Teaching responsibilities include the Introduction to Health Sciences and Internship in Health Sciences courses, as well as classes focused on the candidate’s field of expertise.  We seek faculty willing to mentor students in hands-on research and able to connect with our diverse student population. Applicants are especially invited to describe cultural competencies, research interests, and related experience as part of the application. Teaching responsibilities for tenure-track faculty is 2-2. Salaries and benefits are competitive.  

The Rutgers–Camden Health Sciences Program is the youngest and largest major in the College of Arts and Sciences. Rutgers–Camden is a diverse, research-intensive campus of 7,000 undergraduate and graduate students located in Camden, New Jersey, directly across the Delaware River from Philadelphia.  Our campus emphasizes civic engagement and was selected by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching in Community Engagement.

Rutgers University–Camden is part of Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, 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.


Physics Department opening:

Assistant Professor, tenure-track

The Department of Physics at Rutgers University–Camden seeks applications for a ten-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Physics.  Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Physics or related field.  Special consideration will be given to candidates with research interests in one or more of the following areas: experimental soft-condensed matter, materials research, and biophysics, although exceptional candidates in all fields will be considered.  Successful applicants should be engaged in research that will qualify for participation in the Center for Computational and Integrative Biology (CCIB) at Rutgers–Camden (https://ccib.camden.rutgers.edu/. CCIB hosts a Ph.D. program for interdisciplinary sciences at Rutgers–Camden.  

Candidates should be able to mentor students at all levels, however, the department places special emphasis on research opportunities for undergraduate students.  Our faculty are expected to teach major courses in the physics curriculum, as well as graduate courses offerings in CCIB.  Rutgers–Camden opened a new laser research laboratory this fall and has exceptional new teaching facilities. The successful candidate should be able to address how student engagement is part of an effective approach to teaching.

Rutgers University–Camden is part of Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, 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.