Instructor to College Professor of Information Technology

Job Description

Instructor to College Professor of Information Technology

New Mexico State University-Alamogordo

Alamogordo, NM

Instructor to Professor


Application Deadline: June 20, 2022 Salary: $50,000 to 60,000

New Mexico State University Alamogordo is seeking a full time Assistant Professor of Biological or Life Sciences

Position Summary:

New Mexico State University Alamogordo is seeking an Instructor to Professor, of Information Technology for a full-time, 12-month, tenure-track position. The instructor will provide 30 credit hours of instruction per academic year in Information and Electronics Technology, Cybersecurity and related fields. Other job duties include:

Work closely with local industry for curriculum assessment and student employment.

Chair the Information Technology Advisory Board.

Participate in degree marketing and associated student recruitment and retention activities.

Develop teaching materials, such as PowerPoint lectures and student labs

Advise students about the IT program and its courses.

Teach weekends, evenings, online and hybrid classes, and off-campus within service area.

Participate in professional development activities.

Participate in committee assignments and other institutional service.

Participate in community and society service.

Conduct on-going student learning assessment at the course and program level.

Perform other duties, as assigned.

Required Qualifications and Knowledge:

Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology, Information Systems, Information and Communication Technology, or other discipline with an emphasis on networking.

One or more relevant cybersecurity certifications such as CIT/Cyber, CompTIA Security+, Certified IT Security Professional, or other related certification.

Two-years full-time or equivalent part-time teaching experience in information technology or related field courses.

Ability to teach program courses, such as Network Communications, Network Operating Systems, Information Security, Cybersecurity, Software Maintenance, and Information Security, as well as develop and teach new program courses.

Experience developing and teaching face-to-face and online curriculum to include hands­ on or electronic-based laboratory procedures for the reinforcement of course material.

* Experience using information technology related hardware and software

Application Materials:

Please upload a letter of interest, current vita, and copies of unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts. (Official transcripts required upon hire.) Minimum of 3 references must be provided through the electronic application process. No paper or email documents accepted. Apply electronically at https://jobs.nmsu.edu/postings/46206. Short-listed applicants will be required to deliver a teaching demonstration.

Application Deadline: June 20, 2022

New Mexico State University Alamogordo (NMSU-A) is a comprehensive community college located in the foothills, at the base of the Sacramento Mountains. This vantage point overlooks the City of Alamogordo and the Tularosa Basin. The service area of the school includes Holloman Air Force Base (HAFB), White Sands Missile Range, and stretches beyond the view to include the Mescalero Apache Reservation and approximately twenty villages and towns. Much of the south-central New Mexico region benefits from the convenient location of the campus. NMSU-A is a two-year community college campus accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is dedicated to the concept of high-quality, cost­ effective education that meets the needs of the community and its diverse student population

Benefits offered: Group medical, vision, and dental insurances, group life, disability, and state educational retirement.

All offers of employment, oral and written, are contingent on the university's verification of credentials and other information required by federal law, state law, and NMSU policies/procedures, and may include the completion of a criminal history check. New Mexico State University Alamogordo is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, females, veterans, and those with a disability are encourage to apply.