School of Hospitality, Events and Tourism-EVENTS Affiliate/Part-Time Instructor

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


School of Hospitality, Events and Tourism-EVENTS Affiliate/Part-Time Instructor

Position Number: PTHTE5
Salary for Announcement:
Employee Category: Affiliate Faculty
Department: School of Hospitality

Position Summary:
Establishment of Department Pool for Affiliate / Part-Time Instructors for the School of Hospitality, Events and Tourism Management PT HOSP - EVENTS

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.


Duties/Responsibilities:
Teach 3+ credit hours. Subject areas may include, but are not limited to: Wedding Planning, Event Industry, Event Project Management, Event Planning, Event Support Systems, Hospitality Promotions, Trade Shows & Expositions, Special Event Production.

Candidate will work and interact with diverse groups of individuals, demonstrate ability to effectively infuse technology into course work, be available for consultation with students.

Affiliate faculty are part-time, at-will employees hired to teach 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 online content consistent with University, 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 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. inorities to apply.


Required Qualifications:
Minimum credentials for professional qualifications include:

1. Completion of a Master’s degree in the field in which the faculty member is assigned to teach. OR

2.
a. A Bachelor’s degree in a hospitality-related discipline. AND

b. Professional experience that is current at the time of hire that has been substantial in terms of duration and level of responsibility and clearly links to the field in which the faculty member is expected to teach. Normally, this experience is no less than ten consecutive years with increasing levels of responsibility, with significant levels of supervisory experience.

3. If the Master’s degree is outside the field in which the faculty member is assigned to teach, there is an increased expectation of substantial professional work experience in the discipline.


Preferred Qualifications:
Nationally recognized certificates and licenses relevant to the field in which the faculty member is assigned to teach. (For example: CMP, CMM, CGMP, etc.)


Posting Date: 09/03/2019
Closing Date:
Closing Instructions: Open Until Filled

Special Instructions to Applicant:
IMPORTANT: In order to be considered an applicant, you must submit copies of transcripts to:

Susan Conder
Department of Hospitality, Tourism & Events
Metropolitan State University of Denver
P. O. box 173362, Campus Box 60
Denver, CO 80217-3362
E-mail: sconder1@msudenver.edu
Phone: (303) 615-1616
Fax: (303) 556-8046

**The selected candidates(s) will be required to proved 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.


To apply, visit https://www.msudenverjobs.com/postings/12928

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