WOMEN'S STUDIES TENURE TRACK FACULTY - Metropolitan State University of Denver in Denver Colorado

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Metropolitan State University of Denver

Denver, Colorado 80204

United States
(#F 109)


Detailed Job Description

In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply through the online application system at

https://www.msudenverjobs.com. The full position announcement is listed at this site as well as application instructions. Be prepared to attach a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information (separate documents) to your application.  IMPORTANT: If you have specific questions concerning this position please contact the department at 303-556-8441.  If you have technical questions please refer them to the MSU Denver Human Resources at 303-556-3120 or Equal Opportunity at 303-556-2245.   


SUMMARY: Teach 4 courses (12 credit hours) per semester. The teaching load will consist of undergraduate courses such as Introduction to Women’s Studies, Feminist Research and Methodology courses, General Studies/Multicultural Studies, and upper division cross-listed courses in areas of specialty. The successful candidate will be expected to teach, day, evening, and weekend classes if needed. Other responsibilities include performing departmental, university, and professional services; participating in course and program development; and other duties as assigned by the Director. Service opportunities will include active participation in program-sponsored events. The successful candidate must have the ability to work with and be sensitive to the educational needs of a culturally and ethnically diverse urban population and inclusive of all underrepresented populations.


1. Teach 4 courses (12 credit hours) per semester.

2. Engage in scholarly activities related to Women’s Studies and have the ability to produce peer-reviewed scholarship.

3. Advise students in the WMS major and minor.

4. Perform departmental, university, community, and professional service.

5. Participate in academic course and program development.

6. Other duties as assigned by the Director.


EO STATEMENT:Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer and encourages women and minorities to apply.

QUALIFICATIONS: Required Qualifications: Doctorate in Women’s Studies, Feminist Studies, or Gender Studies completed no later than August 1, 2015.


Preferred Qualifications: Teaching experience in undergraduate courses in Women’s and Gender Studies as well as research involvement in the field. Commitment to diversity through pedagogy and course content.

Experience leading feminist community projects, demonstrated record of integrating feminist theory and practice, and ability to direct service-learning projects. Experience advising a diverse population of undergraduate students. Experience applying current computer and other technology in teaching.


RANK & SALARY:  Commensurate with experience and education.



APPLICATION:IMPORTANT: in order to be considered as applicant YOU MUST FILL OUT THE APPLICATION AT https://www.msudenverjobs.com.


DEADLINE: 10/07/2014.All applicants must apply through the Online Application System at https://www.msudenverjobs.com.  

Metropolitan State University of Denver is one of the preeminent public, urban colleges in the nation. With more than 24,000 students, MSU Denver boasts more undergraduate Coloradans and more diverse students than any other institution in the state. MSU Denver's high-quality academics, unsurpassed faculty and affordable tuition make it an exceptional value for both undergraduate and graduate education in Colorado. The University offers bachelor of science, bachelor of arts, bachelor of fine arts and bachelor of music degrees as well as master's degrees in professional accountancy, social work and teacher education (M.A.). Located in downtown Denver, MSU Denver shares the 175-acre Auraria Campus with two other post-secondary institutions.  Pursuant to Colorado Open Records Law, written materials in a search process may be open for inspection by the public.

Visit us at www.msudenver.edu

Keyword Phrases

  • Women's Studies
  • Liberal Arts
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
Best if Apply By 10/7/2014