Instructor of Math

San Juan College

Job Description

Job Description Summary
Are you eager to make a difference and equip students with the knowledge, skills and confidence to succeed? Do you value a culture geared toward achieving and maintaining excellence? San Juan College is seeking an individual invested in equity and inclusiveness, who has experience with, knowledge of, and sensitivity to the needs of diverse populations.
We welcome well-qualified and highly motivated individuals to apply to this full-time, nine-month position of Instructor of Math to begin Fall 2023.
Why Join San Juan College?
Nestled in the northwest corner of New Mexico, Farmington is the hub of the Four Corners region and is home to the stunning main campus and four satellite campuses of San Juan College. Farmington is located one hour south of Durango, Colorado, three hours northwest of Santa Fe and Albuquerque, and three hours southeast of Moab, Utah. Along with the phenomenal weather, Farmington offers over 50 beautifully maintained city parks and thousands of acres of terrain, enough to satisfy any outdoor enthusiast. Enjoy mountain biking, hiking, boating, skiing, off-roading and more, or spend time at any of our three rivers and four lakes. Farmington also boasts a superb variety of special cultural events, museums, galleries, and local theater group events year-round.
San Juan College serves as a regional leader in education and provides quality education to approximately 10,000 students seeking academic credit and non-credit programs through face-to-face and online classes each year. San Juan College is proud to serve a unique and culturally diverse population.
SJC Mission and Values
Our mission at San Juan College is to educate and empower individuals to thrive in an ever-changing world.
San Juan College is committed to serving the needs of our students and the community through a process of continuous quality improvement. San Juan College upholds and affirms the values of Innovation, Collaboration, Accountability, Respect and Excellence.
What can you look forward to?
As a Platinum Family Friendly New Mexico Business, San Juan College is dedicated to maintaining a workplace with policies that allow employees and their families to thrive. Below are some of the benefits offered:
  • Excellent medical, dental and vision coverage options
  • Generous paid leave plans and holiday pay
  • Public Employee Pension Plan (NMERB)
  • Optional 403 (b) Tax Deferred Annuities, 457 and Roth Plans
  • Flex Spending accounts
  • Life and Disability coverage
  • Employee Wellness Incentives
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Tuition waiver
  • Free SJC Gym Membership
  • Free Library services

Duties & Responsibilities
Job Summary

The position reports directly to the Dean, School of Science, Math, and Engineering and will teach 15 load hours per semester of primarily freshman and sophomore college level mathematics classes and perform other teaching related duties.

Essential Responsibilities
  • The position reports directly to the Dean of the School of Science, Math, and Engineering and will teach 15 load hours per semester of primarily freshman and sophomore college level mathematics classes.


  • Responsibilities will also include organizing and maintaining curricula in mathematics; developing and revising instructional materials as appropriate; keeping student records; assisting in recommending and orienting part-time faculty; and working with college councils and committees as assigned.

  • The instructor will maintain a minimum of five office hours per week.

  • Day and evening classes can be expected. Will be required to teach at the satellite campuses as needed.

  • A Master’s Degree in Mathematics is required.


  • Experience with interactive instructional methods is highly desired.
  • Access to home internet, a personal computer, and telephone is required.
  • Demonstrate skill and willingness to learn and use multiple technology platforms to communicate with students.

  • The successful candidate will value diversity and have a multicultural perspective with adult/minority students; and have a high energy level along with a strong commitment to the community college philosophy.

Please view the full job description below

Job Description – Instructor of Math

Special Instructions to Applicants
This position will remain open until filled with the first review of applications occurring on April 20, 2023
Posting Detail Information


Open Date

Close Date

Open Until Filled

Starting Date
August 2023

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