Biology Affiliate/Part-Time Instructor

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

Posting NumberF00621Position TitleBiology Affiliate/Part-Time InstructorPosition NumberPTBIO1Salary for Announcement

Commensurate with experience and education

Employee CategoryAffiliate FacultyDepartmentBIO - BiologyEClass CodePart-Time Affiliate FacultyPosition Summary

Establishment of Department Pool for Affiliate/Part-time Instructors of Biology PT BIO. Qualified applicants will be placed in the departmental pool and will be considered for Affiliate/part-time departmental needs beginning Fall 2019.

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. Affiliate faculty members teach 1 to 9 credit hours.

Courses taught may include one or more of the following: Human Biology for Non-Majors (BIO 1000); General Biology Lecture and/or Laboratory (BIO 1080 1090 1081, 1091); Human Anatomy and Physiology (BIO 2310 and 2320); General Microbiology (BIO 2400); General Genetics (BIO 3600) and other upper division Biology courses as needed by the Department. Affiliate faculty member’s duties include: meeting assigned classes or delivering on-line content consistent with University, School, College, 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 Biology or related field

Preferred Qualifications

Doctorate in Biology or related field. Relevant teaching experience.

Posting date06/04/2019Closing 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 applicant you must apply via the online application system, www.msudenverjobs.com

If you have been previously employed but he department you will only need to submit a revised CV

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

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. References
  4. Resume
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