Become CE Faculty

Job Summary

The Division of Continuing Education hires temporary faculty for the fall, spring and summer semesters with the working title of Lecturer for the programs listed below.

The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff and students dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Who We Are

The Mission of the Division of Continuing Education is to provide quality, innovative lifelong learning opportunities to a diverse student population by extending the educational resources of the University of Colorado Boulder.

Details by Program

Online Credit

Your key responsibilities will be teaching undergraduate classes online.

What We Can Offer

Compensation — $5,000 – $6,350 (3 credit course)*
*Compensation is prorated for courses less than or greater than 3 credits.

What We Require

A minimum of a master’s degree in the course material.

What You Will Need

Knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to be successful in the role.

Teaching experience or work equivalency to the course material.

What We Would Like You to Have

A PhD or private sector specialization in the course material is preferred.

For more information, contact CEWWW@Colorado.edu.

Evening Credit

Your key responsibilities will be teaching undergraduate classes in person or in a hybrid format.

What We Can Offer

Compensation — $4,500 – $6,500 (3 credit course)*
*Compensation is prorated for courses less than or greater than 3 credits.

What We Require

A minimum of a master’s degree in the course material.

What You Will Need

Knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to be successful in the role.

Teaching experience or work equivalency to the course material.

What We Would Like You to Have

A PhD or private sector specialization in the course material is preferred.

For more information, contact Armando.Pares@Colorado.EDU.

Applied Music

Your key responsibilities will be teaching music instrument lessons.

What We Can Offer

Compensation — $32 per student per clock hour

What We Require

You must be a current College of Music graduate student.

Your teaching appointment must be approved by the College of Music.

What You Will Need

Knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to be successful in the role.

For more information, contact Yen-Shi.Li@Colorado.EDU.

Individualized Instruction

Your key responsibilities will be teaching individualized courses and/or supervising student internships.

What We Can Offer

Compensation — $170 per student per credit hour, with a maximum salary of $6,290 (37 credits)

What We Require

Departmental recommendation and approval.

A minimum of a master’s degree in the course subject.

What You Will Need

Knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to be successful in the role.

For more information, contact Yen-Shi.Li@Colorado.EDU.

Masters in Organizational Leadership

Your key responsibilities will be teaching online.

What We Can Offer

Compensation — $5,000 per course

What We Require

Doctorate (PhD, DBA, etc.) related to subject matter to be taught and at least three years of relevant professional experience OR

Master’s degree (MBA, MS/MS, etc.) related to subject matter to be taught and a minimum of 10 years of relevant, professional experience and/or distinction in a related career.

How to Apply

Review course offerings and then email msol@colorado.edu to express interest in teaching in the Masters in Organizational Leadership program. Include a listing of courses and subject areas you are interested in and qualified to teach. Attach a resume/CV.

Typically, we will only contact candidates when teaching opportunities arise.

Language Teaching with Technology Certificate Program

Your key responsibilities will be teaching online.

What We Can Offer

Compensation —

  • $2,000 for a 1 credit course
  • $4,000 for a 2 credit course
  • $6,000 for a 3 credit course

What We Require

A master’s degree in relevant field(s).

Experience in language pedagogy and/or instructional technology.

What We Would Like You to Have

A PhD in relevant field(s).

Experience teaching online.

For more information, contact Silvie.Kilworth@Colorado.edu.

What You Should Know

These appointments are temporary in nature and for one semester only.

Benefits

Temporary faculty (Lecturer) appointments are eligible for accrued sick time. Sick time is earned on a prorated basis, and is calculated at 24 hours of accrued sick time per academic term for full time (100%) appointments or a combination of appointments during the same term of employment.

A combination of appointments of 50% or above for a semester may be eligible for health benefits.

Now that you’ve selected your favorite Continuing Education courses, email or print the information, including class number, to more easily search Buff Portal and enroll. Still have questions? Contact an advisor.

Hours

Monday – Friday
7:30am to 4:30pm

Location

The Continuing Education building is closed for the Summer 2021 semester. Staff are still available to assist you via phone, email or chat.

Map

1505 University Avenue
University of Colorado Boulder
178 UCB
Boulder, Colorado
80309-0178