Job Description

Temp Parttime Faculty- Computer Science

Posting Numberreq7364
Employment TypeFaculty
Faculty TypeAdjunct
Hiring DepartmentComputer Science (650A)
Academic LocationSchool of Engineering
CampusMain - Albuquerque, NM
Benefits EligibleAdjunct faculty may be eligible to receive certain UNM benefits in some cases. See the Benefits home page for more information.
Position Summary

The Department of Computer Science, School of Engineering, UNM main campus, anticipates hiring Adjunct Faculty for the Spring 2019, Summer 2019, or Fall 2019 Semesters.

Anticipated openings potentially include the following subjects:

Potential subjects include any and all subjects currently being taught by the department, such as programming, computer systems, computer applications, and computer security.

The department is committed to excellence in both undergraduate and graduate education, with an ABET-accredited B.S. degree program in computer science, as well as M.S. and Ph.D. programs involving students in leading edge research.

The successful candidates must have the ability to teach CS courses in areas of departmental need, holding regularly scheduled office hours and performing any other duties as assigned by the Computer Science Chair.

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 Darko Stefanovic, Chair of Computer Science.

Best Consideration Dates

For best consideration please apply by these dates:

December 20, 2018 for Spring Semester 2019

March 1, 2019 for Summer Semester 2019

June 1, 2019 for Fall Semester 2019


Minimum Qualifications to teach or develop courses in the field or subfield for which you are applying are determined by Higher Learning Commission’s accreditation requirements for faculty, and must be met by one of these ways:

  1. Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or other closely related field; or

  2. Ability to demonstrate tested experience that the Department of Computer Science has determined to be equivalent to a Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or other closely related field.

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.

Application Instructions To apply, please submit the following materials:1.Curriculum Vitae2.Transcript(s) sufficient to assess Minimum Qualifications3.Cover Letter indicating which courses you are interested in teaching; and how your education and/or experience satisfies the Qualifications criteria4.Three relevant professional references

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 12/20/2019. 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.

Application Instructions

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