Political Science 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 Political Science PTPSC. Qualified applicants will be placed in the departmental pool and will be considered for part-time departmental needs beginning Spring 2016.

Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer.



Posting Number
F00302

Position Title
Political Science Affiliate/Part-Time Instructor

Position Number
PSCPT1

Salary for Announcement

Commensurate with experience and education.



Employee Category
Affiliate Faculty

Department
PSC - Political Science

EClass Code
Part-Time Affiliate Faculty

Duties/Responsibilities

Teach three credit hours. Areas to be taught are introductory classes in political science. Teaching experience is desired. Demonstrated ability to work with and be sensitive to the educational needs of a culturally diverse urban population.

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 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, either face-to-face or electronically, teach day, evening or weekend classes as needed to students in assigned classes to provide additional academic support as needed and appropriate for the teaching assignment; 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 Political Science.



Preferred Qualifications

Preference will be given to Ph.D. in Political Science or related field (i.e. Public Affairs & Administration, & International Studies). College level teaching experience in Political Science.



Posting date
08/12/2015

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. Robert Hazan
email: hazanr@msudenver.edu
Subject: Political Science affiliate faculty.

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