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Rivier University

Adjunct Faculty-Religious Studies Apply by Email

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Part Time Faculty

Rivier University seeks applicants for adjunct faculty to teach Religious Studies courses.

  • Successful candidates will have a minimum of a master-level degree (MA in Religious Studies or related field).
  • Teaching experience is preferred, with commitment to transformative, active-learning pedagogy.
  • The ability and willingness to support the Mission of the University; and to work collaboratively and collegially.

About Us:

Dedicated to its mission of “transforming hearts and minds to serve the world,” Rivier University is guided by the faith heritage, intellectual tradition, and social teachings of the Roman Catholic Church. The faculty and staff are engaged in the education of the whole person in the context of an open and inclusive academic community that cultivates critical thought, sound judgment, and respect for all people. We especially encourage candidates who are committed to enhancing the racial, ethnic, or cultural diversity of the program to apply.

Applications will be reviewed as received and will be accepted on an ongoing basis. All applications will be held in the strictest confidence.  Interested individuals are invited to apply. And, while we appreciate applicants’ interest, only those under consideration will be contacted. Applicants are asked to submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae/resume, teaching philosophy, and the names of three (3) professional references to may also apply at: or by mail:  Office of Human Resources, Rivier University, 420 South Main Street, Nashua NH 03060. Rivier University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.