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Rivier University

Adjunct Faculty - Composition Instructor Apply by Email

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Part Time Faculty

2019-2020 Academic Year

Rivier University is seeking part-time adjunct faculty to teach writing in a traditional, face-to-face, first-year seminar format in the Department of English for the Fall and Spring semesters.


* M.A. in English (or equivalent) and teaching experience required.

* A minimum of three (3) years of directly related professional experience.

* Superior written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.

* The ability and willingness to support the mission of the University in all daily activities.

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.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  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, transcripts (unofficial is fine for applying), and the names and contact information for three (3) professional references to:,  email to or mail to:  Office of Human Resources, RIVIER UNIVERSITY, 420 South Main Street, Nashua, NH  03060.  Rivier University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  No Agencies please. EOE.