Media Production Affiliate/Part-Time Instructor

Colorado, United States
Salary Not specified
Aug 18, 2020
Employment Level
Employment Type
Part Time

Media Production Affiliate/Part-Time Instructor

Position Number: PTJMP1
Salary for Announcement: Commensurate with education and experience.
Employee Category: Affiliate Faculty
Department: JMP - Technical Communications (Deactivate)

Position Summary:
Qualified applicants will be placed in the departmental pool and will be considered for affiliate/part-time instructors for media production needs (technical writing, video production and media production) needs beginning Fall 2019 through Spring 2022.

Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer.

Teach 3-9 credit hours. Be available for consultation with students. Areas to be taught are courses in writing, video and interactive media production at the 1000-level or above. Such courses may include, but are not limited to: Basic Video Production, Introduction to Media Production, Basic Video Editing, Streaming Media Technologies, Critical Thinking Through 21st Century Media, and others.

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.

Candidates need to be sensitive to the educational needs of students from a diverse population, conduct student assessments as prescribed by the curriculum, and must be willing to adhere to policies and procedures regarding students and faculty as established by the University and Department. 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:
A Bachelor’s degree in Media Production, Technical Communication or a related field with five years of experience in the field.

Preferred Qualifications:
Master’s degree in Media Production, Technical Communication or a related field and at least five years of professional, full-time experience in media production.

Posting Date: 06/14/2019
Closing Date:
Closing Instructions: Open Until Filled

Special Instructions to Applicant:
IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online applications system,

References refers to a list of three professional references and their contact information.

If you have been previously 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 attach all of the requested documentation.

If you are unable to attach copies of your transcripts at the time of application please email documents to:
Jill Lange
Subject :Media Production Affiliate/Part-Time Instructor application

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