Theatre Affiliate faculty

Location
Denver, CO
Posted
Jul 19, 2019
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting NumberF00604Position TitleTheatre Affiliate facultyPosition NumberPTTHE1Salary for Announcement

Affiliate Faculty – Hourly by Term

Employee CategoryAffiliate FacultyDepartmentTHE - TheaterEClass CodePart-Time Affiliate FacultyPosition Summary

Establishment of Department Pool for Affiliate Instructors of Theatre. Positions are considered part-time. Qualified applicants will be placed in the departmental pool and will be considered for departmental needs beginning Fall 2019-Spring 2022. OPEN UNTIL FILLED.
In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply online at www.msudenverjobs.com.
If you have previously been employed by the department you will only need to submit a revised CV.
If you have not been previously employed by the department you will need to upload all required documentation.
Official Transcripts will be required of all candidates selected for hire.

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.

Duties/Responsibilities

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.
Potential courses taught may include but not limited to: Introduction to Theatre; Theatre History; Stage Movement; Stage Combat; Acting I; Acting II: Acting for the Camera; Musical Theatre History & Performance; History of Black Theatre; and other courses as determined by the needs of the department.

Required Qualifications

- A Bachelor of Arts plus eight (8) years experience; or,
- A Bachelor of Fine Arts plus eight (8) years of experience; or,
- A Bachelor’s of Science in Theatre (or related field) plus eight (8) years of experience.
Required Documents:
1) Cover Letter / Letter of Application
2) Curriculum Vitae

Preferred Qualifications

- An MFA in Theatre or related discipline plus 3 years relevant work experience; or
- A Master’s Degree in Theatre plus 4 years relevant work experience; or
- A Doctorate in Theatre plus 2 years relevant work experience.
Note: in Theatre, relevant work experience must be professional. Teaching experience is desirable.
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.

Posting date05/10/2019Closing dateClosing InstructionsOpen Until FilledTo ensure full consideration, applications must be received by 11:59pm (MT)Special Instructions to Applicants

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

If you have previously been employed by the department you will only need to attach a revised CV.

If you have not been previously employed by the department you will need to attach all of the requested documentation.

Official Transcripts will be required of all candidates selected for hire.

Diversity StatementApplicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. References
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
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