Adjunct Instructor, Master of Arts in Museum Professions
Seton Hall University
Location: South Orange, New Jersey
Internal Number: 495497
The College of Human Development, Culture, and Media of Seton Hall University invites applications for part-time adjunct instructors to teach in our on-campus MA in Museum Professions program. The College seeks to engage individuals who value creativity, diversity, inclusion, and collaboration.
Seton Hall University is located in South Orange, New Jersey, 14 miles from New York City. It is the oldest Catholic diocesan institution of higher education in the United States. It is home to approximately 6,300 undergraduate and 4,700 graduate students from all 50 states and more than 60 foreign countries. An exciting and culturally diverse community, Seton Hall pursues academic excellence and ethical development in a collaborative environment and prepares its students to be servant leaders in their professional and community lives.
Duties and Responsibilities:
• Teach up to two courses per semester • Each class meets once a week for 2.5 hours • For additional information about the program, visit https://www.shu.edu/academics/ma-museum-professions.cfm
Expertise and ability to teach in one or more of the following areas: archives management, audience research and evaluation, exhibition development, history and theory of museums, legal and ethical issues in museums, museum activism and social issues, museums and communities, museum education, museum fundraising and development, museum leadership and management, museum registration/collections management, or museum technologies.
Licenses and Certificates:
• Earned graduate degree in museum studies, museum education, or related field • Minimum five years professional experience working in, with, or for museums • A minimum of two years teaching experience at the college level (preferred)
FJ01 - Faculty Adjunct
General Office Environment
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Required Documents • Resume or Curriculum Vitae • Cover Letter • Three professional references with contact information: address, phone number, and email address
Seton Hall University is committed to programs of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and the principles of affirmative action.
Seton Hall University is a major Catholic university. In a diverse and collaborative environment it focuses on academic and ethical development. Seton Hall students are prepared to be leaders in their professional and community lives in a global society and are challenged by outstanding faculty, an evolving technologically advanced setting and values-centered curricula.