Temp Parttime Faculty: Nutrition
|Hiring Department||Los Alamos Branch|
|Academic Location||Los Alamos Branch|
|Benefits Eligible||Adjunct faculty may be eligible to receive certain UNM benefits in some cases. See the Benefits home page for more information.|
UNM Los Alamos Campus anticipates hiring Adjunct Faculty to teach in the Summer 2019, Fall 2019, and Spring 2020 Semesters in the SCIENCE DEPARTMENT to teach and/or develop Lower Division Courses (100-200 Level).
Anticipated openings, potentially include the following subjects: NUTRITION
UNM-Los Alamos is a two-year branch campus of the University of New Mexico located approximately 90 miles northwest of Albuquerque. UNM-Los Alamos emphasizes teaching excellence and offers academic transfer courses, as well as vocational and technical courses to the citizens of Los Alamos County and northern New Mexico.
The SCIENCE Department at UNM Los Alamos is seeking qualified temporary part time faculty members to teach lower division classes in various disciplines as specified above. UNM-LA 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 as outlined by the department chair.Details of employment can be found online in the UNM-Los Alamos Faculty Handbook.
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 Department Chair, Dr. Irina Alvestad.
Adjunct Faculty in the UNM LOS ALAMOS CAMPUS are currently compensated on the basis of their credentials and credit hour course loads, as follows:
CredentialsRate per Credit Hour
Benefits EligibilityAdjunct Faculty at UNM Los Alamos may be eligible to receive certain UNM benefits in some cases.Please see the UNM Benefits Office website for more details: https://hr.unm.edu/benefits.
Minimum Qualifications to teach or develop courses in NUTRITION as described above for which you are applying are determined by Higher Learning Commissions accreditation requirements for faculty, and must be met by one of these ways:
1.Masters Degree in the discipline or subfield for which you are applying.
2.A Masters Degree or higher in a discipline other than that for which you are applying, and successful completion of at least 18 graduate credit hours in an accredited program in the discipline or subfield for which you are applying.
1.Successful teaching experience in a post-secondary institution
2.A demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and student success, as well as working with broadly diverse communities.
3.Online teaching experience
4.Ph.D. in the discipline or subfield
|Application Instructions||To apply, please submit the following materials in UNMJobs at https://unmjobs.unm.edu1.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 experience, satisfies the Minimum Qualifications criteria described above.2.Curriculum Vitae3.Names and contact information of three professional references who can speak to your directly relevant knowledge, skills and experience. Please include on CV or Cover letter.4.Unofficial copy of all transcripts.Best Consideration DatesFor best consideration please apply by this date: February 1, 2019 for Summer Semester 2019June 1, 2019 for Fall Semester 2019September 1, 2019 for Spring Semester 2020 |
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 Consideration||This posting will remain active until 2/1/2019. 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.|
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