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Instructor - Higher Education Leadership - Open Pool

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Applicants to provide a cover letter (addressing the required and preferred qualifications), a curriculum vitae, and three professional references with contact e-mail addresses and phone numbers directly to this posting. The pool expires June 30, 2018. Individuals who wish to be considered beyond this date must reapply. References will not be contacted without prior notification of candidates.

Posting Details

Posting Detail Information

Working Title Instructor - Higher Education Leadership - Open Pool
Posting Number 201700238F
Proposed Annual Salary Range $50,000
Position Type Faculty
Work Hours/Week
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.

Tenure/Tenure Track?
% Research 0
% Teaching 100
% Service 0
% Administration
Open Posting Date
Open Until Filled No
To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by 11:59pm (MT) on
Number of Vacancies
Desired Start Date
Position End Date
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 Higher Education Leadership program for the 2017-2018 academic year. Instructors teach hybrid courses (using video conferencing and synchronous learning technologies) 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 any instructional opportunities.

Conditions of Employment
Required Job Qualifications

• Earned doctorate in higher education leadership or a related field by August 15, 2017

• Demonstrated excellence and experience as a higher education leadership scholar/practitioner/administrator

• Experience teaching in higher education, student affairs, leadership, administration, or related areas

• At least three years of professional work experience in a higher education setting

Preferred Job Qualifications

• Experience in teaching using video conferencing and synchronous learning technologies

• Experience with mentoring and advising graduate student scholar practitioners

• Commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in teaching, research, and practice

• Record of scholarship and publication in higher education leadership or a related field commensurate with a research university

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants to provide a cover letter (addressing the required and preferred qualifications), a curriculum vitae, and three professional references with contact e-mail addresses and phone numbers directly to this posting. The pool expires June 30, 2018. Individuals who wish to be considered beyond this date must reapply. References will not be contacted without prior notification of candidates.

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. 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.

Diversity Statement

Personal and professional commitment to diversity as demonstrated by involvement in teaching, research, creative activity, service to the profession and/or diversity/inclusion activities.

Search Contact Dr. David McKelfresh, david.mckelfresh@colostate.edu or Dr. Susana Munoz, susana.munoz@colostate.edu

Essential Duties

References Requested

References Requested

Minimum Requested 3
Maximum Requested 3

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have an earned doctorate in higher education leadership, or a related field, or complete one by August 15, 2017?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have demonstrated excellence and experience as a higher education leadership scholar/practitioner/administrator?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have experience teaching in higher education, student affairs, leadership, administration, or related areas?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have at least three years of professional work experience in a higher education setting?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents