Mathematics Affiliate/Part-Time Instructor DIME Program

Position Summary

Establishment of Department Pool for Affiliate/Part-Time Instructors of Mathematics for the DIME program in Detroit. Qualified applicants will be placed in the departmental pool and will be considered for affiliate/part-time departmental needs beginning Spring 2017 to Spring 2019.

Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer.

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Position Title
Mathematics Affiliate/Part-Time Instructor DIME Program

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Salary for Announcement

The salary will be commensurate with education and experience.

Employee Category
Affiliate Faculty

MTH - Mathematics

EClass Code
Part-Time Affiliate Faculty


Teach two to nine credit hours. Courses to be taught are MTH 1080, Mathematical Modes of Thought, a liberal arts mathematics course and /or supplemental instruction sessions associated with this course.
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, 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, being available, either face-to-face or electronically, to students in assigned classes to provide additional academic support as needed and as 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 a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for under-represented groups and experience working with and sensitivity to the needs of a diverse urban student population including (but not limited to) students of color, LBGTQIA students, students from low-income backgrounds, first-generation students, students with disabilities, undocumented students, non-traditional students, student veterans, and English-language learners.

Required Qualifications

Master’s degree in Mathematics or related field with at least 18 hours of graduate mathematics content credit.

Preferred Qualifications

Doctorate in Mathematics or related field with at least 18 hours of graduate mathematics content credit and teaching experience is desirable

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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,

IMPORTANT: Applicants are required to attach a cover letter and a current resume to the online application. The cover letter should relate the applicant’s education and expertise to the qualifications listed above.

ADDITIONAL APPLICATION MATERIALS REQUIRED – In order for a file to be considered complete and forwarded to the department committee each applicant also MUST submit the following:
1) (REQUIRED)three recent letters of recommendation sent from people who are in a position to know the applicant’s expertise and teaching effectiveness
2) (OPTIONAL)some documentation with student evaluations of math teaching effectiveness
3) (REQUIRED) copies of all college transcripts (please note that your transcripts will need to be submitted as one combined document).
Send additional application materials to:
Affiliate Faculty Coordinator
Department of Mathematical & Computer Sciences
Metropolitan State University of Denver
P.O. Box 173362, Campus Box 38
Denver, CO 80217-3362
E-mail – [email protected]
Phone: (303) 556-3208 Fax: (303) 556-5381

*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.