History Lecturer Faculty (Category II)

Denver, CO
Mar 08, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Summary
The Department of History at Metropolitan State University of Denver invites applicants for a faculty lecturer position, beginning Fall 2018. The ideal candidate will have a doctorate in History with a formal concentration or significant research and teaching in United States history. Applicants with demonstrated experience teaching undergraduate courses focusing on the history of race and ethnicity in the United States are preferred.

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.

Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer.

Posting Number

Position Title
History Lecturer Faculty (Category II)

Position Number
F 170

Salary for Announcement
Commensurate with experience and education

Employee Category

HIS - History

EClass Code
FT Faculty-10 mo with benes

The successful candidate will be expected to teach five courses per semester, including Multicultural America and possibly surveys in U.S. or world history. The successful candidate may also be expected to teach upper-division courses in his or her area of expertise.

Required Qualifications
Master's degree in History or closely related discipline.

Preferred Qualifications
Doctorate in History or closely related discipline. At least one year teaching experience in History at an urban college campus, as well as a demonstrated interest (through teaching and research) in the history of race and ethnicity. The successful candidate must have the ability to work with and be sensitive to the educational needs of a diverse urban 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.

Posting date

Closing date

Closing Instructions
Close on Closing Date

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

References refers to a list of three professional references and their contact information.

Official transcripts will be required of the candidate selected for hire.

This posting will close at midnight MST on the closing date.