Affiliate Faculty, The Colorado Center for Medical Laboratory Science

Denver, CO
Feb 21, 2018
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Medicine
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Summary

Affiliate faculty members for the Colorado Center for Medical Laboratory Science teach lecture and student laboratory classes in assigned instructional areas of the curriculum. Instruction includes lab preparation. The instructors also evaluate the educational effectiveness of all assigned coursework and revise and update course content as needed or as assigned by the director. The position performs other course and Center functions as assigned.Qualified applicants will be placed in the departmental pool and will be considered for part-time departmental needs beginning Spring 2016.

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

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Position Title
Affiliate Faculty, The Colorado Center for Medical Laboratory Science

Position Number

Salary for Announcement

Commensurate with education and experience.

Employee Category
Affiliate Faculty

ECCP Program

EClass Code
Part-Time Affiliate Faculty


1. Provides classroom and student laboratory instruction as assigned including preparation of laboratory exercises, samples, instrumentation and associated computer reports. 2. Designs and administers written and practical assessments for assigned courses and evaluates student achievement.
3. Provides guidance to assigned lab instructors and assistants. 4. Pursues ongoing continuing education.
5. Demonstrates dependability, initiative, cooperation and diplomacy in Center environment.
6. On occasion, may require the ability to lift up to 20 pounds which can include, but is not limited to: set up/tear down instrumentation for Labs, unpacking supply boxes, and preparing BIO trash for pick-up.
7. Performs other duties as assigned.

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 College’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, college/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, to students in assigned classes to provide additional academic support as needed and appropriate for the teaching assignment; and complying with college-wide student evaluation of instruction policies and peer observations policies.

Required Qualifications

1. Bachelor’s degree or higher in medical laboratory science or related scientific field.
2. Completion of a National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)-approved program including rotation through all clinical areas.
3. Certification as a registered medical technologist (MT) or medical laboratory scientist (MLS) through the American Society for Clinical Pathology.
4. Three years experience in laboratory science in a clinical setting.

Preferred Qualifications

1. Masters degree in medical laboratory science or related scientific field.
2. Demonstrable teaching ability.
3. Excellent oral and written communication skills.
4. Able to lift up to 20 lbs.

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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,

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: Cheryl Sipe
email: [email protected]
Subject: CCMLS Affiliate Faculty


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