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Hospitality, Tourism and Events Management-TRAVEL Affiliate/Part-Time Instructor

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IIMPORTANT: In order to be considered an applicant, you must submit copies of transcripts to: Professor Carol Krugman Department of Hospitality, Tourism & Events Metropolitan State University of Denver P. O. box 173362, Campus Box 60 Denver, CO 80217-3362 E-mail: ckrugman@msudenver.edu Phone: (303) 556-3152 Fax: (303) 556-8046 **The selected candidates(s) will be required to provide 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 THEAPPLICATION 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. 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. If you have previously worked for the department you only need to submit a revised CV.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number F00289
Position Title Hospitality, Tourism and Events Management-TRAVEL Affiliate/Part-Time Instructor
Position Number HTEPT4
Salary for Announcement

Commensurate with experience and education

Employee Category Affiliate Faculty
Department HTE - Hsptlty, Tourism & Events
EClass Code Part-Time Affiliate Faculty
Position Summary

Establishment of Department Pool for Affiliate/Part-Time Instructors of Hospitality, Tourism and Events Management PT HTE.TRAV Qualified applicants will be placed in the departmental pool and will be considered for affiliate/part-time departmental needs beginning Spring 2016.

Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer.

Duties/Responsibilities

Teach 3+ credit hours. Subject areas are to include: Kitchen Procedures and Production, Destination Resources, Sustainable Tourism, Cruise Tourism, Adventure Travel, Managing a Destination, Niche Tourism, and Ecotourism Planning. 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.

Required Qualifications

A Bachelor’s degree in Hospitality Management or a related field, plus three years of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s degree in Hospitality Management or a related field, plus six years professional industry experience in the areas of travel administration operations and management.

Posting date 07/29/2015
Closing date
Closing Instructions Close on Closing Date
Special Instructions to Applicants

IIMPORTANT: In order to be considered an applicant, you must submit copies of transcripts to:
Professor Carol Krugman
Department of Hospitality, Tourism & Events
Metropolitan State University of Denver
P. O. box 173362, Campus Box 60
Denver, CO 80217-3362
E-mail: ckrugman@msudenver.edu
Phone: (303) 556-3152
Fax: (303) 556-8046

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

If you have previously worked for the department you only need to submit a revised CV.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. References

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