Job Posting for Temporary/Part-Time
Adjunct Faculty in Fire Science at the University of New Mexico Gallup Branch
University of New Mexico Gallup (UNM-G) Branch anticipates hiring Adjunct
Faculty for the Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 semesters in the Business &
Applied Technology Division to teach and/or develop Lower Division Courses
Anticipated openings, potentially include the following subjects:
Incident Command Systems
Introduction to Structural Firefighting
Principles of Emergency Services
Firefighter Health and Safety
Fire & Emergency Services Safety and Survival
PLEASE NOTE: This position is for the UNM-G Branch, located in Gallup, NM,
approximately 130 miles west of Albuquerque, NM.
UNM-Gallup is a two-year branch campus of the University of New Mexico located
approximately 130 miles west of Albuquerque. The University of New Mexico
established branch colleges to provide the highest quality of education for
students pursuing post-secondary education at different locations throughout
the state. Branch colleges respond specifically to the unique needs and
multicultural backgrounds of their respective communities by offering community
education programs, career and technical education including certificate and
associate degree programs, and transfer programs that prepare students for
upper division entry into colleges and universities.
The Business & Applied Technology Division at UNM-G Branch is seeking
qualified temporary part-time faculty members to teach lower division classes
in various courses or topics as specified above. UNM-G instructors are
responsible for all aspects of any class they are teaching including but not
limited to meeting with the class during assigned times that may include evenings
and/or weekends, online, content delivery, assignment development, grading
assignments, reporting of grades, and assessment of student learning as
outlined by the department 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 the Division Chair.
Adjunct faculty are currently compensated on the basis of their credentials and
credit hour course loads, as follows:
Best Consideration Dates, please
June 30, 2019 for Fall 2019 Semester
October 31, 2019 for Spring 2020 Semester
|Qualifications||Minimum Qualifications: |
degree in the field.
Firefighter with three (3) years experience.
- Fire Service
Instructor Level I
- EMS Instructor certification
- Certified fitness instructor
- Successful teaching experience in wildfire and structural firefighting
- A demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity,
inclusion, and student success, as well as working with broadly diverse
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.