Contingent Faculty

New Mexico Highlands University
  • Location
    Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
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  • Posted
    Dec 30

Position description

The Contingent faculty will be responsible for teaching courses in the area of Political Science, International Relations, or Comparative Government (upper-division and graduate-level courses).

Duties and Responsibilities

Teach courses, develop course assignments & assessments, direct student research projects in International Relations and/or Comparative Government, teach using various modes of instruction, organize class materials on Brighspace, and hold a minimum of 1.5 office hours per week for each three (3) credits

Minimum Qualifications

Ph. D. in Political Science or related areas, such as International Relations or Comparative Government.

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 (

Preferred Qualifications Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Experience teaching courses in Higher Education and performing scholarly research and service to students, the university, and the community.

Work Location Las Vegas, NM Campus

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