Posting Details Position Summary
The NASAD-accredited Department of Art at Metropolitan State University of Denver invites applications for the establishment of the Department Pool for Affiliate / Part-Time Instructors of Studio Art (Two-Dimensional Media).
Qualified applicants will be placed in the departmental pool and will be considered for affiliate / part-time departmental needs beginning Fall 2019 through Spring 2022.
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.
Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer.
Duties / Responsibilities
Teach one to three classes in studio foundations, drawing, painting, printmaking, or other media as appropriate. The successful candidate must have the ability to work with 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.
and complying with university-wide student evaluation of instruction policies and peer observation policies.
MA in appropriate field.
MFA in appropriate field. Additional professional experience is preferred, and teaching experience.
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.
To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by 11 : 59pm (MT) Diversity Statement
MSU Denver is pleased to offer our current and potential employees a wide array of benefit options. To learn more, please visit the following link :
Metropolitan State University of Denver is a unique, access-oriented campus community that values diversity, equity, and inclusion in all its forms.
We are a designated Hispanic Serving Institution located in downtown Denver. Our student population consists of nearly 50% first generation students and over 45% students of color.
We create an equitable learning and working environment in concert with individuals who consistently demonstrate commitment to equity and inclusion.
We value the diverse identities and perspectives of our students, faculty, and staff and recognize that in order to achieve a just and equitable society, diversity must go beyond simple representation.
It requires critical inquiry and dialogue and a commitment to action. We strive to provide a foundation for all community members to achieve personal and professional success.