Visiting Assistant Professor

New Mexico (US)
04 May 2019
End of advertisement period
02 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

New Mexico State University is a comprehensive land-grant institution of higher learning accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Universities. An active research university, NMSU anchors the southern end of New Mexico’s Rio Grande Research Corridor, exceeding $140 million in research and public service expenditures. NMSU is classified as a Hispanic-serving institution by the federal government with a total minority enrollment over 48%. Home to the state’s NASA Space Grant Program, NMSU is located in Las Cruces, which features desert mesas, the farmlands of the Rio Grande Valley, and the Organ Mountains, an extension of the Rocky Mountain chain. The University is committed to building a cultural diverse educational environment.

Candidate will teach four courses in Spanish (possibly including courses in English for the general education – Viedwing a Wider World Category) each semester. Courses may range from intermediate to master’s level.

Ph.D. in a field related to Spanish (specialization open)

Experience with teaching online desired.

Excellent language skills in both Spanish and English. Strong teaching background.

Application materials include letter of interest, C.V., copy of graduate transcripts and contact information for at least three academic references.