Physics Affiliate/Part-Time Instructor

Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number F00321
Position Title Physics Affiliate/Part-Time Instructor
Position Number PHYPT1
Salary for Announcement

Commensurate with experience and education

Employee Category Affiliate Faculty
Department PHY - Physics
EClass Code Part-Time Affiliate Faculty
Position Summary

Establishment of Department Pool Affiliate/Part-time Instructors of Physics or Astronomy PT PHY Qualified applicants will be placed in the departmental pool and will be considered for affiliate/part-time departmental needs beginning Spring 2013.


Teach 1 to 8 credit hours. Areas to be taught are introductory university level physics and astronomy courses. Both lecture and/or laboratory assignments may be assigned. Instructors must be available for consultation with students outside of class time.

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, 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.

EO STATEMENT: MSU Denver is an equal opportunity employer.

Required Qualifications

Master’s Degree in the discipline.

Preferred Qualifications

Doctorate and teaching experience.

Posting date 09/10/2015
Closing date
Closing Instructions Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants

IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applicant YOU MUST FILL OUT THE APPLICATION at

Required Documents 1. Curriculum Vitae only
Optional Documents Cover Letter/Letter of Application
Special Instructions to Applicants
Dr. Richard J. Krantz, Professor and Chairman
Department of Physics CB 69/NC3123C
Metropolitan State University of Denver
1201 5th Street
Denver, CO 80204
Tel: 303-556-8560 (direct) or 2454 (dept.)

*Continuing PT faculty should already have these 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.

Applicant Documents

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

Supplemental Questions

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