Posting Details Position Summary
Establishment of Department Pool for Affiliate / Part-Time Instructors of English for the DIME program in Detroit. Qualified applicants will be placed in the departmental pool and will be considered for affiliate / part-
time departmental needs beginning Fall, 2016.
Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer.
Duties / Responsibilities
Teach one to nine credit hours. Teaching areas include the following : First Year Writing courses, especially the stretch ENG 1008-
09 sequence, and appropriate Arts and Humanities general education courses. Instructors should be prepared to teach in person or online.
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 members are not eligible for benefit coverage under the University’s benefit program. All such teaching assignments are dependent on budget and enrollment.
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.
The successful candidate must have experience working with and sensitivity to the needs of a diverse urban student population including (but not limited to) students of color, LBGTQIA students, students from low-
income backgrounds, first-generation students, students with disabilities, undocumented students, non-traditional students, student veterans, and English-language learners.
Master’s degree in English or closely related field; or alternatively, Master’s of Education plus 18 hours in the field of English.
Doctorate in English or closely related field.