Job Description

Temporary Part-Time Faculty: Biology

Posting Numberreq6781
Employment TypeFaculty
Faculty TypeAdjunct
Hiring DepartmentValencia Branch
Academic LocationValencia Branch
CampusValencia
Benefits EligibleAdjunct faculty may be eligible to receive certain UNM benefits in some cases. See the Benefits home page for more information.
Position SummaryThe UNM-Valencia Campus is seeking candidates for temporary, part-time faculty to teach 100-200 Level Biology Courses. This will be a continuous recruitment starting in the spring 2019 semester. The posting will remain open and applicants will be selected as needed per semester.

Located about 30 miles south of Albuquerque in rural Valencia county, the University of New Mexico-Valencia Campus is a two-year branch campus of the University of New Mexico which functions as a community college in the region and is designated a Hispanic Serving Institution. With an emphasis on teaching excellence, Valencia Campus offers academic transfer programs, technical vocational programs, Adult Basic Education, and Dual Credit High School/College courses to Valencia and Socorro Counties. The faculty and staff serve a student body of over 2,000 credit students per semester.
Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Biology, or Master's degree in a related field and 18 graduate credit hours in Biology.
  • One year experience teaching Biology.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • PhD, ABD, or EdD in Biology, or related field.
  • At least one year of teaching experience at a community college.
  • A demonstrated ability to work with human cadavers.
  • A demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and student success, as well as working with broadly diverse communities.
    Application InstructionsInclude:* CV* Unofficial transcripts* Cover letter indicating semester availability

    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 11/19/2018. 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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