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.
Assistant or Associate Professor of Marketing
The Department of Business Administration at New Mexico Highlands
University is accepting applications for a nine-month, tenure-track
position in Marketing beginning in August 2021. The department is
accredited by the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and
Programs ( ACBSP ) at the undergraduate and graduate level. The
successful candidate will teach marketing courses at the
undergraduate and graduate level within the prescribed curriculum.
This position will require the successful candidate to bring fresh
scholarship to the discipline.
The School of Business, Media, and Technology, which the department
of Business Administration is part of, is housed within a Hispanic
Serving Institution and is dedicated to creating a climate of
engagement, diversity, and inclusion, and providing pathways for
students from under-represented groups to pursue Marketing careers.
All applicants should have a demonstrated willingness to work
collaboratively with faculty from a wide range of disciplines,
cultures, and academic backgrounds and to advise and teach an
undergraduate and graduate student body that is diverse with
respect to socio-economic status, culture, and career path.
Duties and Responsibilities
Responsibilities include teaching, advising, and service to NMHU .
The normal teaching load is 24 credit hours per academic year with
the exception of first year faculty who will teach 18 credit hours
during their first year of service. The successful candidate should
have experience teaching in various modalities, such as
face-to-face, online (synchronous and asynchronous), hybrid
(simultaneous face-to-face and online), and blended classes
(combination of asynchronous and synchronous in the same class).
Engagement in recruitment, advisement, and retention of students,
as well as curriculum development is expected. The successful
candidate is expected to develop relations with marketing firms for
internships or career placements. Participation in department
meetings, and service to the department, the university, and the
community are expected. The successful candidate is required to
ability to balance excellent teaching with scholarship and
professional service. This person will also share faculty duties as
A doctoral degree in Marketing or related field is required. ABD
status candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
New Mexico Highlands University has implemented a mandatory COVID
-19 vaccine requirement for NMHU students and employees. For
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- Teaching experience in Internet Marketing, Digital Marketing,
and Integrated Marketing Communications.
- Experience with online teaching.
- Candidates at the Associate level must have the academic
credentials as outlined in Article 23 of the Collective Bargaining
- Experience with culturally diverse population.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
See Duties and Responsibilities, Minimum Qualifications and
Las Vegas, NM Campus
Posting Detail Information
Posting Open Date
Posting Close Date
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants
A complete application must include: 1) Cover Letter/Letter of
Application describing teaching and research interests; 2)
Curriculum vita; 3) Unofficial copies of advanced degree
transcripts; 4) Teaching philosophy; 5) Evidence of teaching and
research excellence; 6) Sample of syllabi; and 7) Three
professional references with name, address and email. References
will be contacted in conjunction with an on-campus interview and
official transcripts and letters of reference will be requested
upon acceptance of the on-campus interview . For more detailed
information regarding the position you may contact: Mr. Heath
Anderson at email@example.com.
For disabled access or services call 505-454-3242 or TDD
505-454-3003. New Mexico Highlands University is an EEO
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
- * Will you have a Ph.D. in hand by the date of appointment or
an advanced ABD by the date of the appointment?
- Do you have experience with Desire2Learn or another learning
- Please describe the attributes that will make you a strong
candidate for this position
(Open Ended Question)
- Briefly list your area(s) of research or teaching
(Open Ended Question)
- Cover Letter/ Letter of Interest
- Curriculum Vitae
- Unofficial Transcripts Conferring Required Degree
- Teaching Philosophy
- Evidence of Teaching and Research Excellence
- Samples of Syllabus