Job Description

Temp Parttime Faculty- Women Studies

Posting Numberreq9856
Employment TypeFaculty
Faculty TypeAdjunct
Hiring DepartmentWomens Studies (382A)
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

The UNM Women Studies Program anticipates hiring a Part Time Instructor to teach a section of WMST 379 for the Fall semester of 2019. This course will be a service learning course in the area of Museum Studies.

The Women Studies Program is seeking a qualified part time instructor to teach an undergraduate course in the subject of Museum Studies as a service learning course. Instructors are responsible for all aspects of the course 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 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. The candidates selected for this position will report to the Program Director, Dr. Scarlett Higgins.


Minimum Qualifications:

1. Ph.D. in Women Studies, Museum Studies, or a related field completed by start date of the hire.

2. At least two years post-secondary teaching experience in Women Studies and/or Museum Studies, or a related field at the undergraduate levels.

Preferred Qualifications:

1. At least two years of experience teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in the areas of Women Studies, Museum Studies, or related fields.

2. Demonstrable excellence in teaching.

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

Application InstructionsA complete application consists of the following materials:* Cover letter describing how your education and experience satisfies the minimum and preferred qualifications listed above, as well as how they pertain to the course that will be taught.* An up-to-date curriculum vitae.* A draft syllabus for the course specified, including proposed readings and assignments.* Names and contact information of three professional references who can speak 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 8/2/2019. 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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