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University of Colorado


The University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and working environment. We value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.

Applications are being accepted to teach undergraduate and graduate level courses in the Department of Bioengineering on a semester-by-semester part-time basis (one or more courses per semester) as needed depending on course schedules and required personnel at the Denver Campus or the Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora. Course sections will vary term to term and may include required courses and/or technical electives in the bioengineering program, including: physiology; cell biology; analytical mathematics; numerical methods; statistical methods; computer programming; 3D modelling; clinical imaging; biomedical optics; biomaterials and polymers; biomechanics; bioinstrumentation; bioengineering design; and bioengineering laboratory. Responsibilities include, but may not be limited to: course instruction according to department expectations; course syllabus preparation per the approved institutional template; preparation of teaching materials for class and/or laboratory in accordance with the program curriculum; preparation of examinations, quizzes, homework, and associated grading; maintaining posted office hours and attending recitation period for student consultations; revising curricula materials according to feedback from the department.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • A Ph.D. in Bioengineering or related field is required for teaching graduate level courses.
  • A Master of Science in Bioengineering or related field is required for teaching undergraduate level courses.

Desired Qualifications:

Candidates with research and/or industrial experience in related discipline and/or teaching experience in higher education are preferred

Salary and Benefits:

Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services.

The University of Colorado Denver is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees.

The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work. Alternative formats of this ad are available upon request for persons with disabilities.

Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University of Colorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributions that add to your bottom line.

Benefits: https://www.cu.edu/employee-services/benefits.

Total Compensation Calculator: https://www.cu.edu/employee-services/total-compensation

Diversity and Equity:

Please click here for information on disability accommodations: http://www.ucdenver.edu/about/departments/HR/jobs/Pages/JobsatCUDenver.aspx

The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

Special Instructions to Applicants:This is an open continuous position. Once you apply you will be placed on our candidate inventory list and will continuously be considered for positions as vacancies become available on a part-time, semester-by-semester basis.

Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References

Application Materials Instructions:

Applications are accepted electronically at CU Careers, refer to requisition ID: 14407

When applying, applicants must include:
  1. A letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications
  2. A current Resume/CV
  3. The names, addresses, daytime telephone numbers and e-mail addresses for three professional references, either attached to your resume/CV or uploaded as a separate document
Please be advised that the University does check references as part of the employment process.

Please do not submit any of your application material (via email) to the job posting contact.

Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Denver

Department: D0001 -- Denver Campus - 30214 - ENGR-Bioengineering

Schedule: Part-time

Posting Date: Aug 10, 2018

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Kate Hoch

Posting Contact Email: [email protected]

Position Number: 00751219





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Posted: 8/11/2018
Application Due: 10/10/2018
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