Job Description

Temp Part-Time Faculty - Health Careers

Posting Numberreq10582
Employment TypeFaculty
Faculty TypeAdjunct
Hiring DepartmentGallup Branch
Academic LocationGallup Branch
Benefits EligibleAdjunct faculty may be eligible to receive certain UNM benefits in some cases. See the Benefits home page for more information.
Position Summary

Job Posting for Temporary/Part-Time Adjunct Faculty atUniversity of New Mexico Gallup Campus

UNM Gallup (UNM-G) Campus anticipates hiring Adjunct Faculty to teach in theFall 2019 and/or Spring 2020 semesters in Health Careers within the Education,Health and Human Services (EHHS) Division to teach and/or develop LowerDivision Courses (100-200 Level).

Anticipated opening, potentially includes the following subjects:

Phlebotomy,Medical Terminology, Basic Body Structure & Function, Concepts of DiseaseTransmission, Pharmacology for Health Occupations, Nutrition, InterpersonalHealth Management, Standard First Aid, and other health related introductorycourses

PLEASE NOTE: This position is for the UNM-Gallup Branch, located in Gallup,NM, approximately 130 miles west of Albuquerque, NM.

UNM-Gallup is a two-year branch campus of the University of New Mexico locatedapproximately 130 miles west of Albuquerque. The University of New Mexicoestablished branch colleges to provide the highest quality of education forstudents pursuing post-secondary education at different locations throughoutthe state. Branch colleges respond specifically to the unique needs andmulticultural backgrounds of their respective communities by offering communityeducation programs, career and technical education including certificate andassociate degree programs, and transfer programs that prepare students forupper division entry into colleges and universities.

The Education, Health and Human Services Division at UNM Gallup Branch isseeking qualified temporary part-time faculty members to teach lower divisionclasses in various courses or topics as specified above. UNM-Gallup instructorsare responsible for all aspects of any class they are teaching including butnot limited to meeting with the class during assigned times, content delivery,assignment development, grading assignments, reporting of grades, andassessment of student learning as outlined by the department chair.

Positions are contingent upon need each semester as determined by studentenrollment levels, current course offering matrix, and demand driven bygraduation requirements. Positions may be filled or eliminated eachsemester up to the deadline for students to drop or add courses. Candidates who are selected for these positions will report to the EHHSDivision Chair.

Adjunct faculty in the EH&HS Division/UNM-Gare currently compensated on the basis of their credentials and credit hourcourse loads.

Best Consideration Dates, please apply by these dates:
September 30, 2019 for Fall Semester 2019
October 15, 2019 for Spring Semester 2020


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a health related field, or at least three (3) years of professional technical training work experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in a health related field.
  • A demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity,inclusion, and student success, as well as working with broadly diversecommunities.
Application InstructionsTo apply, please attach the following materials to your online application in UNMJobs at 1. Curriculum Vitae 2. Transcript(s) sufficient to assess minimum qualifications 3. Cover Letter indicating what discipline you are interested in teaching; the days/times you are available to teach; and how your education and experience satisfies the minimum qualifications criteria. 4. Three (3) professional references who can speak directly to your relevant knowledge, skills and experience.

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 ConsiderationThis posting will remain active until 9/30/2019. Anyone who applies for a position under this posting will automatically be considered for openings in subsequent semesters unless they indicate in their cover letter that they are not interested in teaching in specific semesters.

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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