Job Description

Temp Parttime Faculty - Psychology

Posting Numberreq11463
Employment TypeFaculty
Faculty TypeAdjunct
Hiring DepartmentPsychology Department (765A)
Academic LocationCollege of Arts & Sciences
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

University of New Mexico Department of Psychology anticipates hiring Adjunct Faculty to teach undergraduate and/or graduate level courses in the Spring 2020, Summer 2020 and Fall 2020 Semesters. Anticipated openings include the following courses among others:

  • PSYC 2320 Health Psychology
  • PSYC 2510 Statistical Principles
  • PSY 302 Psychology Research Techniques
  • PSY 332 Abnormal Behavior
  • PSY 533 Cognitive Assessment

Instructors are responsible for all aspects of any class they are teaching including but not limited to meeting with the class during assigned times, content delivery, assignment development, grading assignments, reporting of grades, and assessment of student learning outcomes as outlined by the department.

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 the department Chair, Dr. Jane Ellen Smith.

Best consideration dates:

For best consideration, please apply by:

Spring 2020: December 18, 2019

Summer 2020: March 15, 2020

Fall 2020: June 15, 2020


Minimum Qualifications:

To teach courses as described above are determined by Higher Learning Commission’s accreditation requirements for faculty, and must be met by one of these ways:

* Master's degree in the discipline or subfield in for which you are applying.

Preferred Qualifications

1. PhD in Psychology from an accredited institution

2. Successful teaching experience in a post-secondary institution or successful teaching in a community college.

3. Successful teaching in both live and fully online courses.

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

Application InstructionsApplication Instructions: A complete application consists of the following materials: * Cover Letter indicating the courses and/or disciplines in which you are interested in teaching; the days/times you are available to teach; and how your education and experience, satisfies the Minimum Qualifications criteria described above.* Curriculum Vitae * A list of names and contact information of 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 12/18/2019. 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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