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Earth and Atmospheric Sciences Affiliate/Part-Time Instructor

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online application system at www.msudenverjobs.com. Special Instructions: If you have previously worked for the EAS Department, you are required to only attach a revised Curriculum Vitae. If you have not previously worked for the EAS Department, you are required to attach the following: 1) Cover Letter/Letter of Application 2) Curriculum Vitae 3) Unofficial Transcripts 4) References 5) Other Document: A list of EAS courses you are qualified to teach If you are unable to attach copies of transcripts please contact Courtney Matsumoto, cmatsumo@msudenver.edu, 303-556-3579.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number F00273
Position Title Earth and Atmospheric Sciences Affiliate/Part-Time Instructor
Position Number EASPT1
Salary for Announcement

Adjunct Faculty – Hourly by Term. Commensurate with education and experience.

Below is the web address to the affiliate faculty pay rates.

http://www.msudenver.edu/media/content/humanresources/forms/AF%202015-16%20Pay%20Dates%20and%20Rates.pdf

Employee Category Affiliate Faculty
Department EAS - Earth & Atmospheric Sci
EClass Code Part-Time Affiliate Faculty
Position Summary

The Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences (EAS) at the Metropolitan State University of Denver is seeking affiliate faculty (Category III) to teach courses in Geography, Geology, Geographic Information Systems, Environmental Science, Integrated Science, or Meteorology. Qualified applicants will be placed in the departmental pool and will be considered for affiliate/part-time departmental needs beginning Spring 2016.

EO STATEMENT: Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer.

Duties/Responsibilities

Successful candidates will be able to teach lower and upper division courses in Geography (GEG), Geology (GEL), Environmental Science (ENV), Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Integrated Science (SCI), or Meteorology (MTR). For a list of EAS course, please visit: http://www.msudenver.edu/eas/students/eascourses/ Additional EAS course information can found by searching the University catalog.

The successful candidate will work and interact with a diverse group of students, faculty, and staff and be sensitive to the educational needs of a diverse urban population.

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.

Special Instructions:

If you have previously worked for the EAS Department, you are required to attach a revised Curriculum Vitae.

If you have not previously worked for the EAS Department, you are required to attach the following:

1) Cover Letter/Letter of Application
2) Curriculum Vitae
3) Unofficial Transcripts
4) References
5) Other Document: A list of EAS courses you are qualified to teach

Required Qualifications

Master’s degree in a field related to EAS disciplines.

Preferred Qualifications

Doctorate and teaching experience.

Posting date 07/20/2015
Closing date
Closing Instructions Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants

IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online application system at www.msudenverjobs.com.

Special Instructions:
If you have previously worked for the EAS Department, you are required to only attach a revised Curriculum Vitae. If you have not previously worked for the EAS Department, you are required to attach the following:

1) Cover Letter/Letter of Application
2) Curriculum Vitae
3) Unofficial Transcripts
4) References
5) Other Document: A list of EAS courses you are qualified to teach

If you are unable to attach copies of transcripts please contact Courtney Matsumoto, cmatsumo@msudenver.edu, 303-556-3579.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Unofficial Transcripts
  3. References
  4. Other Document

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Master's degree in a field related to EAS disciplines?
    • Yes.
    • No.
  2. * Which EAS discipline would you most like to teach (choose 1)?
    • Environmental Science (ENV)
    • Geography (GEG)
    • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
    • Geology (GEL)
    • Integrated Science (SCI)
    • Meteorology (MTR)
  3. * What is your current salary?

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Thank you for considering employment at Metropolitan State University of Denver! We would like to know how you heard about MSU Denver and our Career Site. Please select the category below that describes how you heard about the position you are applying for.
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