Scholar In Residence

Boulder, CO
Jun 22, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Student Affairs, Residence Life
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Colorado Boulder is the intellectual core of the university, conducting research, scholarship, creative work and education in more than 60 fields. Our research generates new knowledge, solving some of the world's most critical problems. The college leads nationally in undergraduate and graduate education, bringing world-class research and scholarship to our students, both in and out of the classroom. The college is the academic home to all five of the university's Nobel laureates. Additionally, it is home to the university's four National Medal of Science winners, eight MacArthur "Genius Award" winners, 100 Fulbright Scholars, 17 Guggenheim Fellows, 14 Packard Fellows, 24 members of the National Academy of Sciences, and 23 members of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. CU-Boulder is the only university in the Rocky Mountain region in the American Association of Universities, a group of the nation's leading research institutions.

The College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for the position of Visiting Scholar in Conservative Thought and Policy. We seek a highly visible individual who is deeply engaged in either the analytical scholarship or practice of conservative thinking and policymaking, or both. Thus, applications will be welcome from the academic, policy, military, and media communities, among others. The Visiting Scholar will continue an open and vigorous dialogue on campus featuring the principles of conservatism in historical and contemporary contexts.

The successful candidate will receive a senior professorial appointment, without tenure, in the College of Arts and Sciences. The term of the appointment is variable, with a minimum of one to a maximum of four semesters. The position begins in August 2017. Specific duties include teaching undergraduate courses, delivering public lectures, and organizing visiting speakers and events. The compensation package is competitive, including relocation subsidy, housing assistance, dedicated budget, and administrative assistance.

Special Instructions to Applicants:The University of Colorado is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans. Alternative formats of this ad can be provided upon request for individuals with disabilities by contacting the ADA Coordinator at The University of Colorado is one of the largest employers in Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education environment and excellent benefits. Learn more about the University of Colorado by visiting

Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References

Application Materials Instructions:Salary and Benefits Salary and benefits for this position will be commensurate with skills and expereince. The University of Colorado offers excellent benefits, including medical, dental, retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and ECO Pass. The University of Colorado Boulder is one of the largest employers in Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education environment. Learn more about the University of Colorado Boulder. Review by Date Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until this position is filled.

Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Boulder

Department: B0001 -- Boulder Campus - 10850 - Ctr Western Civilization

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Sep 2, 2016

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Robert Pasnau

Posting Contact Email:

Position Number: 00728306


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