Instructors – CAS Open Pool

Fort Collins, Colorado, United States

Job description

Posting Number: 201700425F

Proposed Annual Salary Range
Salary commensurate per course instruction with applicable benefits

Position Type: Faculty

Description of Work Unit

The College of Agricultural Sciences at C.S.U. offers undergraduate majors with different concentration options as well as graduate degree programs within the College and its five academic departments. Graduates of the College are highly sought by public and private industry leaders as well as governmental entities and agencies. Our students are mentored by world class faculty, participate in international and study abroad opportunities and learn the importance of service and outreach to our communities, state and nation.

Open Until Filled: No

To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by 11:59pm (MT) on

Position Summary

Temporary or part-time instructor positions may become available throughout the year in any one of our five academic departments. Areas include: Animal Sciences (AS), Bioagricultural Sciences and Pest Management (BSPM), Horticulture and Landscape Architecture (HLA), Soil and Crop Sciences (SCS), or Agriculture and Resource Economics (DARE).

Conditions of Employment
Pre-employment Criminal Background Check (required for new hires)

Required Job Qualifications

Minimum of bachelor’s degree or equivalent from an accredited institution; terminal degree preferred. Additional required qualifications, rank and salary determined by specific position to be filled.

Preferred Job Qualifications

Teaching experience in a higher education setting.

How to apply

Apply online

The pool will expire on June 30, 2018. Individuals wishing to remain in the open pool must reapply. Please upload the following materials: 1) Cover letter 2) Current resume or CV (3) Contact information for three professional references.

References will not be contacted without prior notification of candidates. Optional – You may also upload unofficial transcripts to document formal degree qualifications.

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.

The Title IX Coordinator is the Executive Director of the Office of Support and Safety Assessment, 123 Student Services Building, Fort Collins, CO 80523 -2026, (970) 491-7407.

The Section 504 and ADA Coordinator is the Executive Director of Human Resources and Equal Opportunity, Office of Equal Opportunity, 101 Student Services Building, Fort Collins, CO 80523-0160, (970) 491-5836.

Diversity Statement

Reflecting departmental and institutional values, candidates are expected to have the ability to advance the Department or Unit’s commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Search Contact
Joanna Holliday,

Minimum References Requested

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