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Instructor Application 2020

Applications for 2020 are now open!  All applications are due by close of business on March 13, 2020.

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To successfully apply for the Instructor position, applicants must complete the following four (4) items:
  1. Online Instructor Application
  2. Resume - submit this to Ashley Cooper (her contact information is below).
  3. MSU Application - you will need to complete the MSU application for part-time temporary positions.  You will have to print this off and submit a hard copy.  Make sure to submit it to Ashley Cooper and not Human Resources.
  4. Official College Transcript(s) - only official transcripts will be accepted, and must be mailed by your post-secondary institution directly to Human Resources at MSU at the address below (undergraduate and graduate if you've done both types of work) * 
You will use the application above (item 1) to apply for BOTH Core (morning) and Elective (afternoon) Instructor positions.  Please make sure that you have all your application materials ready when starting the application.  This application must be completed in one sitting.  You CANNOT save it and come back to it.  If you cannot complete it in one sitting you will have to start over.  You will want to have the following items available when starting the application:  resume, sample activity ideas for classes you are applying to teach, course descriptions (elective classes only), and three references.

To successfully submit a complete application profile, ensure the 3 steps below are completed by the application deadline:

I.        Submit the online application (1). The online application can only be submitted online.  

II.        Your resume (2), and the MSU Part-time application (3) must be submitted to: 

Ashley Cooper
Upward Bound Programs
150 University Blvd. Box 783
Morehead KY  40351

FAX (606) 783-9114

III.        Official transcript(s) (4) must be sent by your post-secondary institution(s) to:

Human Resources
Morehead State University
301 Howell-McDowell
Morehead, KY  40351

If you have questions while completing this applications during business hours, please call (606)783-2611 or 800-5-UPWARD or after hours please email Ashley Cooper.

* If you worked for MSU UB during Summer 2018 or 2019, you do not need to provide transcripts; if you graduated MSU, you will indicate on the application and MSU Human Resources can acquire your official transcript directly from the Registrar's Office.  If you've graduated from any institution other than MSU, you must have your post-secondary institution send official transcripts to MSU Human Resources office.

Morehead State University conducts background verifications on all employees. We partner with HireRight to conduct these verifications.

You will receive an email from "HireRight Customer Support (" asking you to complete the verification request and sign the required consents. Please complete the Background Verification Request when you receive it. If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Human Resources at 606-783-2382.