Nursing Affiliate/Part-Time Faculty

Colorado, United States
Salary Not specified
Aug 31, 2020
Employment Level
Employment Type
Part Time

Nursing Affiliate/Part-Time Faculty

Position Number: PTNUR1
Salary for Announcement: Commensurate with experience and education
Employee Category: Affiliate Faculty
Department: Nursing

Position Summary:
Department of Nursing Affiliate/Part-Time Nursing Faculty Pool PT NUR/CLN/Clsrm/Lab Qualified applicants are placed in the departmental pool and will be considered for affiliate/part-time departmental needs beginning Fall 2019 through Spring 2022.

Teach classroom, laboratory and clinical components of courses to RN-BSN Completion students, Traditional, and Accelerated BSN students; work and interact with diverse groups of individuals.

Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employe.

Teach classroom, laboratory and clinical components of courses to RN-BSN Completion students, Traditional, and Accelerated BSN students offered in traditional semesters, utilizing on-ground, hybrid or on-line formats. 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.

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:
An active unencumbered license to practice as a registered nurse in Colorado and a Master’s Degree in Nursing from a Nursing Education Program with national nursing accreditation. For clinical teaching, documented one year experience in the area of instruction.

Preferred Qualifications:
Completion of Clinical Scholar Workshop.

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

Special Instructions to Applicant:
IMPORTANT: In order to be considered all applicants MUST apply online at If you are new to MSU Denver and are unable to attach electronic transcripts to your online application please mail COPIES OF OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS TO:

Department of Nursing
Attn: Theresa Buxton, Department Chair
Metropolitan State University of Denver
P.O. Box 173362, Campus Box 72
Denver, CO 80217-3362

For more information or to submit application documents, please contact the Nursing Department at:
Phone: 303-615-1600 Fax: 303-556-5165

**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.

Applicants who have not been employed by the specific department 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 contact information listed above.

To apply, visit