Job Description

Temp Parttime Faculty ARTS

Posting Numberreq6876
Employment TypeFaculty
Faculty TypeAdjunct
Hiring DepartmentTaos Branch
Academic LocationTaos Branch
CampusTaos
Benefits EligibleAdjunct faculty may be eligible to receive certain UNM benefits in some cases. See the Benefits home page for more information.
Position Summary

UNM Taos anticipates hiring Adjunct Faculty to teach in the Summer 2019, Fall 2019 and/or Spring 2019 Semesters in the Fine Arts to teach and/or develop Lower Division Courses (100-200 Level).

Anticipated openings potentially include the following subjects:

ARTS 187: Introduction to Photography (3 credits)This is a hands-on course introducing contemporary techniques, technologies, underlying concepts, and practitioners of fine art photography using digital processes. ARTS 187 is a foundation course designed to prepare students for ARTS 188.

ARTS 188: Visualizing Ideas Using Photography (3 credits)This course will help students use digital photography to develop their ideas conceptually. Students will work in both a traditional and an experimental manner with a variety of digital photographic processes and technologies to advance the visual presentation of their ideas.

Positions are contingent upon need each semester as determined by student enrollment levels, current course offering matrix, and demand driven by graduation requirements. Positions may be filled or eliminated each semester up to the deadline for students to drop or add courses. Candidates who are selected for these positions will report to Sarah Stolar, MFA UNM-Taos Fine Arts Chair.

For best Consideration

For Spring 2019 apply by: 11/07/2019

For Summer 2019 aooly by: 03/01/2019

For Summer 2019 aooly by: 03/01/2019

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

1. Master’s degree in the discipline or subfield; or

2. Successful completion of at least 18 graduate credit hours in an accredited program in the discipline or subfield

Preferred Qualifications:

1. Successful teaching experience in a post-secondary institution

2. Successful teaching in a community college

3. A demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and student success, as well as working with broadly diverse communities.

4. Expertise in the History of Photography in Contemporary Art.

5. An active exhibition and/or community engagement record.

6. Experience with College Assessment.

Application Instructions1.Curriculum Vitae2.Unofficial copy of college transcript(s) sufficient to assess Minimum Qualifications3.Cover Letter indicating which courses and/or disciplines you are interested in teaching; the days/times you are available to teach; and how your education and/or experience satisfies the Minimum Qualifications criteria4.Three professional references who can speak to your directly 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 11/7/2018. 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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