Master Health Administration, Affiliate/Part-Time Instructor

Position Summary

The successful applicant will teach courses at the graduate level in areas such as: Health Care Systems and Organization Structures; Health Care Administration; Health Care Legal Principals, Compliance, and Ethics; Population and Community Health; Financial Analysis in Health Care; Human Resource Management in Health Care; Health Care Information Systems; Marketing and Strategy in Health Industry; Health Care Research Methods and Statistical Analysis; Health Care Operations, Risk Management and Quality Assessment; and, Health Care Economics. Qualified applicants will be placed in the departmental pool and will be considered for Affiliate/part-time departmental needs beginning Spring 2017 – Spring 2019. Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer.

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Position Title
Master Health Administration, Affiliate/Part-Time Instructor

Position Number

Salary for Announcement

Commensurate with experience and education.

Employee Category
Affiliate Faculty

HEP - Health Care Management

EClass Code
Part-Time Affiliate Faculty


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, 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 university-wide student evaluation of instruction policies and peer observation policies.
Occasional meetings with faculty teaching in the same content area may be required before, during, and after semesters. The instructor is required to provide feedback on student’s writing and critical thinking abilities on a timely basis.

Required Qualifications

1. Terminal Degree in health care management or a field related to the specific course(s) taught (e.g. public health or law)
2. Two years of relevant health administration management experience.

Preferred Qualifications

1. Five years of relevant post health administration experience, preferably in a senior management position in a health care organization.
2. Previous relevant teaching experience at the graduate level in a AUPHA certified or CAHME accredited program.
3. Previous experience teaching in the classroom, online, and/or in the hybrid format.
4. Evidence of professional development such as discipline-related conference attendance, scholarly presentations, or publication of research in peer-reviewed journals in health care management or journals specific to the discipline to be taught.
5. Evidence of community service.

Posting date

Closing Instructions
Open Until Interviews Begin

Special Instructions to Applicants

IMPORTANT: In order to be considered you must apply through the online system,

Important items:
Affiliate Faculty Candidates – please attach a cover letter, resume/vitae, copies of transcripts, and a list of three professional references w/contact information, to your online application.

Note: if you are unable to attach copies of transcripts please forward them directly to: Cindy Busch,
E-mail: [email protected]
Fax: 303-556- 3439.

Technical questions on the application process should be directed to the EO Team; 303-556-4746.