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 - MBA with Healthcare Concentration
The Department of Business Administration at New Mexico Highlands
University is seeking a part-time faculty member to teach online
asynchronous courses in its new MBA concentration in Healthcare
Administration. The candidate will also assist in developing
curriculum in this concentration.
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 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 a
graduate student body that is diverse with respect to
socio-economic status, culture, and career path.
Duties and Responsibilities
Develop curriculum in the MBA concentration in Healthcare
Administration. Teach developed graduate courses asynchronously.
Assess students and submit grades. Hold regular office hours.
Communicate any concerns with the Department Chair.
MBA, plus a minimum of five (5) years of healthcare leadership and
New Mexico Highlands University has implemented a mandatory COVID
-19 vaccine requirement for NMHU students and employees. For
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• Doctoral degree in a business-related field
• Experience with program development
• Experience with online asynchronous teaching.
• Proficiency with BrightSpace.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
See Duties and Responsibilities, Minimum Qualifications and
Online - Outside 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) Letter of Application; 2)
Curriculum vita; 3) Unofficial copies of advanced degree
transcripts; 4) Teaching philosophy; 5) Evidence of teaching; and
6) Three professional references with name, address and email in
online application. References will be contacted in conjunction
with an interview and official transcripts will be requested upon
acceptance of the interview. For more detailed information
regarding the position you may contact: Dr. D. Veena Parboteeah at
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
- * What is the highest level of education attained?
- High School Diploma
- Associates Degree
- Bachelors Degree
- Masters Degree
- * Please describe the attributes that will make you a strong
candidate for this position
(Open Ended Question)
- Cover Letter/ Letter of Interest
- Curriculum Vitae
- Unofficial Transcripts Conferring Required Degree
- Teaching Philosophy
- Evidence of Teaching and Research Excellence
- List of Three Professional References with Name, Address and