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Women's Studies Affiliate/Part-Time Instructor

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SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS: Important: In order to be considered as an applicant YOU MUST COMPLETE THE APPLICATION at www.msudenverjobs.com, and additionally: submit an application cover letter*, copies of transcripts*, and three letters of reference* to the screening committee chair: Erica Poggenpohl, Administrative Assistant Institute for Women’s Studies and Services Metropolitan State University of Denver P.O. Box 173362, Campus Box 36 Denver, CO 80217-3362 E-mail: epoggenp@msudenver.edu Phone: 303-556-8441 *Continuing PT faculty should already have the additional items on file, and only need to submit a revised CV. **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.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number F00268
Position Title Women's Studies Affiliate/Part-Time Instructor
Position Number WMSPT1
Salary for Announcement

Commensurate with education and experience.

Employee Category Affiliate Faculty
Department WMS - Womens Studies
EClass Code Part-Time Affiliate Faculty
Position Summary

Establishment of Department Pool for Affiliate/Part-time Instructors of Women’s Studies PT WMS. 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

Teach one or more courses. Areas to be taught are: all major topics in women’s studies. 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 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.

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

Master’s degree in Women’s, Gender, Sexuality and/or Feminist Studies or related field

Preferred Qualifications

18 hours of graduate course work in Women’s, Gender, Sexuality and/or Feminist Studies

or Doctoral candidate in women’s, gender, sexuality and/or feminist studies;

Demonstrated record of feminist instruction, including teaching or developing women’s studies or discipline specific feminist courses and curriculum.

An understanding of the diverse student population at our large urban commuter campus and a demonstrated commitment to inclusivity.

Posting date 07/16/2015
Closing date
Closing Instructions Close on Closing Date
Special Instructions to Applicants

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS: Important: In order to be considered as an applicant YOU MUST COMPLETE THE APPLICATION at www.msudenverjobs.com, and additionally: submit an application cover letter*, copies of transcripts*, and three letters of reference* to the screening committee chair:
Erica Poggenpohl, Administrative Assistant
Institute for Women’s Studies and Services
Metropolitan State University of Denver
P.O. Box 173362, Campus Box 36
Denver, CO 80217-3362
E-mail: epoggenp@msudenver.edu
Phone: 303-556-8441

*Continuing PT faculty should already have the additional items on file, and only need to submit a revised CV.

**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
  3. References

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Master’s degree in Women’s, Gender, Sexuality and/or Feminist Studies or a related field?
    • Yes
    • No