Highlands University is an open admissions university with over 70%
Hispanic, Native American or African American with nearly 40%
studying at the Master’s Degree level. The university is committed
to student success and improved retention and graduation rates.
NMHU serves approximately 2,500 undergraduate and graduate students
at the main campus in Las Vegas, NM (one hour east of Santa Fe) and
another 1300 students at centers in Santa Fe, Rio Rancho, and
Albuquerque. For more information about the university, visit the
website at www.nmhu.edu.
Adjunct Faculty - Department of Business
Teach undergraduate or graduate per course class(es) in the
following disciplines in the Department of Business: Accounting,
Business Law, Entrepreneurship, Finance, General Business, Human
Resource Management, Information Systems, International Business,
Management, and Marketing.
Availability depends on the needs of the university each semester:
therefore, you may not be contacted immediately.
Duties and Responsibilities
Teach undergraduate or graduate per course class(es) synchronously
or asynchronously. Evaluate students. Participate in trainings and
orientations. Hold regular office hours. Become proficient with
Banner and Brightspace as well as use of Zoom technology, depending
on assigned course.
A master’s degree in the discipline and/or a master’s degree with
18 hours in a related discipline.
New Mexico Highlands University has implemented a mandatory COVID
-19 vaccine requirement for NMHU students and employees. For
detailed information, visit Coronavirus
( COVID -19) information – New Mexico Highlands University
Prior teaching experience at college level and/or terminal degree
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge of course content; ability to organize course material
and deliver course content that takes into account student needs;
ability to provide corrective feedback; ability to dedicate
sufficient time to prepare for class and grade assignments.
Online - In the State of New Mexico
Posting Detail Information
Posting Open Date
Posting Close Date
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants
A complete application must include 1) A letter of application, 2)
Curriculum vitae, 3) Unofficial copies of advanced degree
transcripts, 4) Teaching philosophy, and 5) evidence of teaching.
Online application must include names, phone numbers, and e‐mail
addresses of three (3) professional references. References will be
contacted in conjunction with an interview and official transcripts
should be requested upon acceptance of the interview. For more
detailed information regarding the position you may contact: Dr. D.
Veena Parboteeah at firstname.lastname@example.org. For disabled access or
services call 505-454-3242 or TDD 505-454-3003. New Mexico
Highlands University is an EEO Employer.
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Documents Needed To Apply
- * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
- Public Job Posting
- Internal Job Posting
- Agency Referral
- Personal Referral
- * Please describe the attributes that will make you a strong
candidate for this position
(Open Ended Question)
- * What is the highest level of education attained?
- High School Diploma
- Associates Degree
- Bachelors Degree
- Masters Degree
- * Please select your primary discipline of research and
- General Business
- Hospitality Management
- Human Resources
- Information Systems Management
- * Briefly list your area(s) of research or teaching
(Open Ended Question)
- Cover Letter/ Letter of Interest
- Unofficial Transcripts Conferring Required Degree
- Teaching Philosophy
- Evidence of Teaching and Research Excellence