Chicana/o Studies Affiliate/Part Time Instructor

Colorado, United States
Salary Not specified
Aug 19, 2020
Employment Level
Employment Type
Part Time

Chicana/o Studies Affiliate/Part Time Instructor

Position Number: PTCHS1
Salary for Announcement: Commensurate with experience and education.
Employee Category: Affiliate Faculty
Department: Chicana/o Studies

Position Summary:
Establishment of Department Pool for Affiliate/Part-time Instructors of Chicana/Chicano Studies. Qualified applicants will be placed in the departmental pool and will be considered for affiliate/part-time departmental needs beginning Fall 2019 through Spring 2022.

Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer.

Teach one or more courses during the day, evening and/or weekend as necessary. Class may also be online. Courses include CHS 1000 Introduction to Chicano Studies, and other lower and upper division courses as needed. Candidate may be assigned courses within his/her area of expertise and will be available for student advising. 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 Chicana/o Studies or a related field.

Preferred Qualifications:
Ph.D. in Chicano studies or a related field and teaching experience is desirable.

Posting Date: 08/23/0019
Closing Date:
Closing Instructions: Open Until Filled

Special Instructions to Applicant:
IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applciant you must aply via the online application system,

If you have been previously 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 fo the requested documentation.

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