English Affiliate/Part-Time Instructor

Location
Denver, CO
Posted
Oct 07, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Position Summary

Establishment of Department Pool for Affiliate/Part-Time Instructors of English. Qualified applicants will be placed in the departmental pool and will be considered for affiliate/part-time departmental needs beginning Spring 2016.



Posting Number
F00330

Position Title
English Affiliate/Part-Time Instructor

Position Number
ENGPT1

Salary for Announcement

Commensurate with experience and education.



Employee Category
Affiliate Faculty

Department
ENG - English

EClass Code
Part-Time Affiliate Faculty

Duties/Responsibilities

Teach one to nine credit hours. Teaching areas include the following: composition; introductory literature; and/or children’s literature. Ability to teach day, evening, weekend, or off-campus classes as needed. Classes my be face-to-face or online/ electronic. The successful candidate must have the ability to work with and be sensitive to the educational needs of a diverse urban population.

EO STATEMENT: Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer.

Affiliate faculty are part-time, at-will employees hired to teach on a per credit hour basis for specific classes, as needed, usually on a semester by semester basis. Affiliate Faculty members are not eligible for benefit coverage under the University’s benefit program. All such teaching assignments are dependent on budget and enrollment. An Affiliate Faculty member’s duties include: meeting assigned classes or delivering on-line content consistent with University, School, and Department policies; providing instruction in assigned classes consistent with the content and learning objectives of the regular course syllabus and, if appropriate, with department course coordination policies; being available to meet students in assigned classes, and participating in required professional development opportunities and program assessment activities; and complying with university-wide student evaluation of instruction policies and peer observation policies.

The University is particularly interested in applicants who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for under-represented groups.



Required Qualifications

Master’s degree in English or closely related field.



Preferred Qualifications

Master’s degree in education plus 18 hours of graduate course work in the field of English.
Doctorate in English or closely related field or in education plus 18 hours of graduate work in the field of English.



Posting date
09/25/2015

Closing Instructions
Open Until Filled

Special Instructions to Applicants

IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online application system, www.msudenverjobs.com.

If you have been previously employed by the department you will only need to submit a revised CV.

If you have not been previously employed by the department you will need to attach all of the requested documentation.

If you are unable to attach copies of your transcripts at the time of application please email documents to:
Attn: Dr. Jessica Parker
email: parkejes@msudenver.edu
Subject: Affiliate faculty

**The selected candidate(s) will be required to provide Official Transcripts from all colleges and universities where degrees were awarded prior to a contract being finalized. Finalists/candidates may be subject to background checks; including financial and criminal history.

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