Adjunct Faculty, Entrepreneurship

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Work type: Adjunct Faculty
Location: Denver, CO
Categories: Faculty

Position Summary

The Office of Entrepreneurship at Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver is looking to hire adjunct faculty for Spring Quarter 2021 and the 2021-2022 academic year to teach a variety of undergraduate and graduate entrepreneurship courses, such as Branding & Messaging, Emotional Intelligence, Design Thinking, Startup Legal Issues, Getting to know your customer, Social Entrepreneurship, Market Discovery, Visualizing & Presenting Data, Leadership & Execution, Evaluating Your Competition as well as special-topics courses. The courses offered in entrepreneurship are both 1-credit hour and 4-credit hour. This posting will serve for multiple openings.

Essential Functions

Adjunct faculty teaching 4-credit hour courses are required to teach twice a week, hold office hours, assign papers and exams as appropriate and be available to assist students with assignments. The University operates on a quarter system.

Adjunct faculty teaching 1-credit hour courses are required to teach a one day (usually Saturday), 8:30am – 5:00pm, assign pre-class material and a post class assignment as appropriate and be available to assist students with assignments.

Required Qualifications

  • Master's degree
  • Previous teaching experience.
  • Ability to teach at the university level. 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ph.D.
  • College-level teaching experience.

Application Deadline

Spring Quarter: Best consideration date is February 20, 2021.

Academic Year 2021-2022: Applications will be considered on a rolling basis

Special Instructions
Candidates must apply online through to be considered. Only applications submitted online will be accepted.

Please include the following documents with your application:

  1. CV

Course Rate

Adjunct faculty are compensated at a rate of $1,037.50 per credit hour.

The University of Denver has provided a compensation range that represents its good faith estimate of what the University may pay for the position at the time of posting. The University may ultimately pay more or less than the posted compensation range. The salary offered to the selected candidate will be determined based on factors such as the qualifications of the selected candidate, departmental budget availability, internal salary equity considerations, and available market information, but not based on a candidate’s sex or any other protected status.


The University of Denver offers some benefits for non-benefited employees. The University of Denver is a private institution that empowers students who want to make a difference. Learn more about the University of Denver.

The University of Denver is committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and staff. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of age, race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, military/ veteran status or any other status protected by law.

All offers of employment are based upon satisfactory completion of a criminal history background check.

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