New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, Academic Affairs/Mathematics

Position ID: 1184-0507322 [#20008]
Position Title: Instructor
Position Type: Other
Position Location: Socorro, New Mexico 87801, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: finished (2022/05/09, finished 2022/07/12)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Mathematics at New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology invites applications for a full time position of instructor of Mathematics. The teaching load for this position includes 3 courses per semester (usually from College Algebra, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, Calculus 1,2,3) and supervising graduate teaching assistants in the trigonometry and Pre-Calculus lab sections. Minimum requirements are a PhD in Mathematics, Mathematics Education, or the equivalent, a strong record of teaching excellence, and good communication skills. We are looking for someone with an instructional philosophy that supports a goal of success for all students through active learning experiences and strong faculty involvement (indicated by at least two current letters of recommendation). Someone with innovative, creative teaching and learning methodologies for post-secondary students, and a commitment to teaching and relating to students from diverse academic, socioeconomic, and cultural backgrounds. New Mexico Tech offers Bachelors in Mathematics, Masters Degrees with specializations in analysis, operations research and statistics, and industrial mathematics and has a PhD program in applied and industrial mathematics. Information about the department can be found at We will start considering applications on May 27, 2022 but will accept applications until the position is filled. Submit a cover letter, Curriculum Vitae, teaching evaluations, unofficial transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy with strategies for student success, and at least three letters of recommendation. Applications should be submitted on or electronically as PDFs (one single attachment) to Rosa Jaramillo in Human Resources at (cc Gilbert Kerr; or hardcopy via mail to Director of Human Resources; New Mexico Tech, 801 Leroy Place, West Hall, Socorro, NM 87801. NMT is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population can learn, live, and work in an atmosphere of tolerance, civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities of each individual. NMT is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Excellent benefits (health, vision, dental), tuition fee waiver, and a generous retirement plan. New Mexico Tech is located in Socorro, in the scenic Rio Grande River Valley of central New Mexico, 75 miles south of Albuquerque with its many attractions, and 139 miles south of Santa Fe. Nearby mountains and desert canyons provide opportunities for excellent hiking, climbing, and mountain biking. The Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge, located just south of Socorro along a major north-south flyway, offers some of the best birding in the USA.

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Further Info:
801 Leroy Place
West Hall
Attn: Rosa
Socorro, NM 87801