Earth and Atmospheric Lecturer (Category II) 2 positions - Metropolitan State University of Denver in Denver Colorado

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Metropolitan State University of Denver

Denver, Colorado 80217

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences (EAS) at the Metropolitan State University of Denver is seeking applicants for a full-time lecturer (Category II) position to teach a combination of Geography, Sustainability, Integrated Science, Environmental Science, or GIS courses starting in the 2015-2016 academic year.

This posting is being used to fill two positions.


The successful candidate will be able to teach lower and upper division courses in EAS Programs based on department needs. For a list of courses taught in EAS, please visit:

Teaching will consist of 30 credits per academic year (typically 5 courses per semester). Teaching may include online or face-to-face courses during the day, evening, or weekends. The successful candidate will work and interact with a diverse group of individuals and be sensitive to the educational needs of a diverse urban population.

The Category II faculty member’s duties include:
1) teaching assigned classes or delivering on-line content consistent with university, school, and department policies;
2) providing instruction in assigned classes consistent with current content and student learning outcomes that are provided in the regular course syllabus;
3) participating in program and general studies course assessment methods;
4) being available, either face to face or electronically, to students in assigned classes to provide additional academic support as needed; and
5) complying with university-wide student evaluation of instruction policies and peer observation policies.

Fall classes begin on 8/17/2015. For additional EAS Department information, please visit:

Required Qualifications

Master’s degree in an EAS related field.

Preferred Qualifications

Doctorate and teaching experience at an accredited institution of higher education.

Special Instructions to Applicants

IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online application system,

References refers to a list of three professional references and their contact information

In order for your file to be considered complete you must submit copies of transcripts. If you are unable to attach your transcripts at the time of application you will need to submit them via e-mail, fax, or mail. Please note that these materials must be received by the time of the posting closing date.
Fax: 303-556-4436
Mail: Attn: Search 499
Search F 571
EAS Department
MSU Denver
P.O. Box 173362, CB 22
Denver, CO 80217-3362

If available, please submit evidence of teaching at a higher education institution. Please submit this in the space marked other document.

This posting is being used to fill two positions.

Official transcripts will be required of the candidate selected for hire.

Keyword Phrases

  • EAS - Earth & Atmospheric Sci
  • Diverse institution
  • Urban environment
  • Comprehensive college offering bachelors & masters
  • Geography
  • Environmental Biology
  • Ecology
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Not Specified
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter