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University of Colorado - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Instructor - ICB

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.

The Department of Mathematical & Statistical Sciences at University of Colorado Denver invites applications for two full-time instructor positions beginning in the spring semester 2019. It is expected that the individual will teach the spring 2019 semester in our undergraduate program in Beijing, China (International College in Beijing). The duration of the position is one semester with possibility of renewal depending upon satisfactory performance. The individuals are expected to teach three or four classes per semester - approximately 12-15 contact hours. Candidates from all fields of the mathematical sciences will be considered and those with extensive independent teaching experience are highly encouraged to apply. Information about the CU Denver Department of Mathematical & Statistical Sciences can be found at

About the ICB:

Located in the Haidian District of Beijing, ICB is an international partnership between the China Agricultural University (CAU) and the University of Colorado Denver that offers complete undergraduate programs in Economics and Communication. All courses are administered and taught by CU Denver faculty in English, and the degree earned is awarded by CU Denver. The ICB program offers a thriving and collegial environment that strives to embody the best promises of international education and features classes on diversity, globalization, new media (analysis and production), civic engagement, and more. For more information about the CU Denver/ICB program, please see the International College Beijing web site:

Instructors receive two round-trip airline tickets between Beijing and their home country, international health insurance, and free on-campus housing. Semesters are 15 weeks long; semester start dates are based on the lunar calendar with fall semesters beginning early to mid-September, and spring semesters beginning in mid-January to early-February.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire. The University does not have direct authority to hire Chinese citizens working in China.

Faculty hired to teach at ICB must be able to meet the requirements to obtain the Z Visa to work in China (; our understanding of these requirements include holding a Master's degree or above, demonstrating at least 2-years teaching experience, and holding a graduate degree that matches the area that the applicant will teach. Under these Chinese rules, the maximum age of candidates seeking a work Visa is 59. These requirements are subject to change by the Chinese government without notice.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in any field of the mathematical sciences
  • 2 years teaching experience
  • Independent teaching experience required

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.


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Diversity and Equity:

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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:Questions may be directed to the search committee chair, Dr. Michael Jacobson, [email protected]

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

Please be advised that the University does check references as part of the employment process.

Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References, Unofficial transcript(s), Additional Attachments - Refer to Application Materials Instructions Below

Application Materials Instructions:Applications are accepted electronically at CU Careers, refer to requisition ID: 14598

Candidates should submit a cover letter, a full CV, graduate transcript, teaching evaluations and three letters of reference, electronically. Review of applications will begin on October 1, and will continue until a hire is made.

Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Denver

Department: D0001 -- Denver Campus - 30106 - CLAS-Mathematics

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Sep 7, 2018

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Michael Jacobson

Posting Contact Email: [email protected]

Position Number: 00622527





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Posted: 11/7/2018
Application Due: 1/6/2019
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