Mathematics Peer Study Instructor

Colorado, United States
Salary Not specified
Aug 31, 2020
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Part Time

Mathematics Peer Study Instructor

Position Number: PTMTH2
Salary for Announcement:
Employee Category: Affiliate Faculty
Department: Mathematics

Position Summary:
Establishment of Department Pool for Affiliate/Part-time Instructors of Mathematics Peer Study

Qualified applicants will be placed in the departmental pool and will be considered for part-time Mathematics Peer Study Program positions beginning Fall 2019-Spring 2022.

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.

Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer.

Conduct 1-9 hours of small group learning sessions that accompany General Studies Mathematics courses. 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.

Required Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics or related field.

Preferred Qualifications:
Master’s degree in Mathematics or related field and/or proficiency in teaching with technology, e.g. calculators and computer software.

Posting Date: 06/21/2019
Closing Date:
Closing Instructions: Open Until Filled

Special Instructions to Applicant:
IMPORTANT: Applicants are required to attach a cover letter and a current resume to the online application. The cover letter should relate the applicant’s education and expertise to the qualifications listed above.

ADDITIONAL APPLICATION MATERIALS REQUIRED - In order for a file to be considered complete and forwarded to the department committee each applicant also MUST submit the following:
1) three recent letters of recommendation from people who are in a position to know the applicant’s expertise and teaching effectiveness
2) copies of all college transcripts.

Send additional application materials to:

Mona Mocanasu
Affiliate Faculty Coordinator
Department of Mathematical & Computer Sciences
Metropolitan State University of Denver
P.O. Box 173362, Campus Box 38
Denver, CO 80217-3362
E-mail -
Phone: (303) 615-0299 Fax: (303) 556-5380
*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.

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