Job Description

Assistant Professor in Mathematics

Posting Numberreq12369
Employment TypeFaculty
Faculty TypeTenure/Tenure-Track
Hiring DepartmentGallup Branch
Academic LocationGallup Branch
Benefits EligibleThe University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for more information.
Position SummaryThis position is for the UNM GallupBranch located in Gallup, NM, approximately 138 miles west of Albuquerque, NM

The University of New Mexico Gallup (UNMGallup) is one of four branch community colleges of the University and servesapproximately 2,500 students. Located near the Navajo and Zuni Pueblo Reservations,this campus has one of the largest percentage Native American student body ofany public university campus in the world. UNM Gallup is fully accredited bythe Higher Learning Commission, offering Associate degrees and Career Technicalcertificate programs, adult basic education (ABE and GED), workforce training,and personal enrichment courses. There are approximately 61 part-time and 67full-time faculty members.

The UNM Gallup Branch, Mathematics, Physical& Natural Sciences Division invites applicants to apply for a nine (9)month faculty tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor inMathematics to begin Fall 2020. The successful candidate will provide15 credit hours of classroom instruction in 100 and 200 level mathematics,statistics, and/or mathematics education content courses during the fall andspring semesters. Responsibilities also include developing onlinecourses, maintaining attendance, scholastic, and student records, advising, aswell as posting and maintaining office hours. Additionally, there is expectedparticipation in college committees and division meetings, periodic programassessment, professional development (directly related to teaching field), andshared governance as well as engage in scholarly/research activities.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Mathematics or closely related field from a regionally accredited university or a foreign equivalent is required
  • One to two years of experience teaching both developmental and college level Mathematics

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Three or more years of teaching college level Mathematics courses at a two-year, post-secondary institution
  • Demonstrated experience in teaching online or hybrid mathematics/statistics courses, and computer-based instruction
  • A demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and student success, as well as working with broadly diverse communities.
Application Instructions

Only applications submitted throughthe official UNMJobs site will be accepted. If you are viewing this jobadvertisement on a 3rd party site, pleasevisit UNMJobs to submit an application.

To apply, please attach the following required materials to your online application in UNMJobs at 1.Curriculum Vitae2.Cover Letter3.Teaching Philosophy4.Transcript(s) sufficient to assess minimum qualifications5.Three (3) professional references who can speak directly to your relevant knowledge, skills and experience. SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS: Finalist selected for on-campus interview will be required to present official transcripts and give a 20 minute teaching demonstration on a topic of their choice.

Applicants who are appointed to a UNM faculty position are required to provide an official certification of successful completion of all degree requirements prior to their initial employment with UNM.

For Best ConsiderationFor best consideration, please apply by 3/27/2020. This position will remain open until filled.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

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