Instructor - Adult Education and Training

Recruiter
Colorado State University
Location
Fort Collins, Colorado, United States
Posted
06 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
03 Sep 2017
Ref
48451
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Description of Work Unit

The School of Education faculty is comprised of educator-scholars whose expertise spans diverse learning contexts and populations. Innovative instruction, diversity/equity/inclusion, technology-enhanced learning, distance education, service learning, professional development school partnerships, and rigorous research are embodied in all of our programs. Our faculty members’ philosophies and areas of expertise, along with the School’s core values, guide our pedagogical and inquiry practices, which are typically both interdisciplinary and applied.

Position Summary

The School of Education seeks applications between July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018, from individuals who are interested in securing temporary instructor positions within the Adult Education and Training program for the 2017-2018 academic year. Instructors teach masters classes on-campus and online in areas of their expertise and are hired periodically for fall, spring, and/or summer term, contingent upon enrollments and need. Reappointment may depend upon performance and the availability of funding. Detailed descriptions of the School and its faculty, programs, and courses are available on the web page at http://soe.chhs.colostate.edu/. Please contact program coordinator for position opportunities.

Required Job Qualifications

  • Earned masters degree in adult education or a related field
  • Experience teaching graduate students via face-to-face and distance technologies
  • At least three years of professional work experience in a higher education setting.

Preferred Job Qualifications

  • Earned doctorate degree in adult education or a related field
  • Commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in teaching, research, and practice
  • Record of scholarship and publication in adult education, or a related field
  • Experience teaching research methods
  • Professional experience working in an adult education or training setting

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants to provide a cover letter (address the required and preferred qualifications and specifically indicate which of our AET courses you are qualified to teach and why), a curriculum vitae, and a list of three references with contact e-mail addresses and phone numbers directly to this posting.

References will not be contacted without prior notification of candidates.

The pool expires June 30, 2018. Individuals who wish to be considered beyond this date must reapply.

Background Check Policy Statement

Colorado State University (CSU) strives to provide a safe study, work, and living environment for its faculty, staff, volunteers and students. To support this environment and comply with applicable laws and regulations, CSU conducts background checks. The type of background check conducted varies by position and can include, but is not limited to, criminal (felony and misdemeanor) history, sex offender registry, motor vehicle history, financial history, and/or education verification. Background checks will be conducted when required by law or contract and when, in the discretion of the university, it is reasonable and prudent to do so.

EEO Statement

Colorado State University is committed to providing an environment that is free from discrimination and harassment based on race, age, creed, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, gender, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or pregnancy and will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. Colorado State University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce and complies with all Federal and Colorado State laws, regulations, and executive orders regarding non-discrimination and affirmative action. The Office of Equal Opportunity is located in 101 Student Services.