Biochemistry Affiliate/Part-Time Instructor

Location
Denver, CO
Posted
Oct 03, 2019
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Posting Details

Posting NumberF00609Position TitleBiochemistry Affiliate/Part-Time InstructorPosition NumberPTCHE3Salary for Announcement

Commensurate with experience and education.

Employee CategoryAffiliate FacultyDepartmentCHE - ChemistryEClass CodePart-Time Affiliate FacultyPosition Summary

Establishment of a department pool for Affiliate/Part-time Instructors of Biochemistry.

Establishment of a pool of Affiliate/Part-Time instructors of Biochemistry for the Dept. of Chemistry. Qualified applicants will be placed in the departmental pool and will be considered for part-time department needs beginning Fall 2019 until Spring 2022.

Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer.

Duties/Responsibilities

Teach biochemistry and introduction to organic & biological science courses (lecture and laboratory) at a basic and advanced undergraduate levels. Will work and interact with diverse groups of individuals.

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.

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.

Required Qualifications

Master’s degree in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, or closely related field.

Preferred Qualifications

Doctorate and teaching experience.

Posting date05/21/2019Closing 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 an applicant you must submit a CV, a cover letter*, copies of transcripts* and references*

If you are unable to submit copis of transcripts electronically please submit them to:
Dr. Andrew Bonham, Ph. D. and Chair
Department of Chemistry
Metropolitan State College of Denver
P.O. Box 173362, Campus Box 52
Denver, CO 80217-3362
E-mail: [email protected]
Phone: (303) 556-2610 Fax: (303) 556-5399

*Continuing PT faculty should already have the additional items on file, and do not need to re-submit them.

**The selected candidate(s) will be required to provide Official Transcripts from all colleges and universities where degrees were awarded prior to a contract being finalized.

Important: In order to be considered as an applicant YOU MUST FILL OUT THE APPLICATION at www.msudenverjobs.com.

Applicants who have not been employed by the specific department that they are applying to must submit the following Additional Application materials in order to be considered as an Affiliate/Part-time Instructor. Additional Application materials required: 1) cover letter; 2) copies of transcripts; and 3) a list of three professional references with contact information: (Professional References-some departments request Letters of Reference here). Whenever possible please attach these materials to your application in the Online System. If the requested materials are not available electronically submit them directly to the department using the contact information listed above.

Talent Team RepresentativeJordan FernandesTalent Team Representative [email protected] Statement

MSU Denver is pleased to offer our current and potential employees a wide array of benefit options. To learn more, please visit the following link:
Employee Benefits Offerings
Metropolitan State University of Denver is a unique, access-oriented campus community that values diversity, equity, and inclusion in all its forms. We are a designated Hispanic Serving Institution located in downtown Denver. Our student population consists of nearly 50% first generation students and over 45% students of color.
We create an equitable learning and working environment in concert with individuals who consistently demonstrate commitment to equity and inclusion. We value the diverse identities and perspectives of our students, faculty, and staff and recognize that in order to achieve a just and equitable society, diversity must go beyond simple representation. It requires critical inquiry and dialogue and a commitment to action. We strive to provide a foundation for all community members to achieve personal and professional success.

Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Unofficial Transcripts
  3. Resume
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