Northern New Mexico College (NNMC) is a public two-year and four-year degree granting institution founded in 1909 by the New Mexico Constitution. NNMC is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. NNMC operates from two campuses in Espanola and El Rito and serves an average of 1,000 students per semester. Applications are invited for a nine month, tenure-track faculty position with a contract starting January 2018.

The College of Engineering and Technology offers Bachelor degrees in Electromechanical Engineering Technology and Information Engineering Technology, Associate of Engineering degrees in Information Engineering Technology, Pre-Engineering and Software Engineering along with Certificate programs.

JOB DUTIES: Develop, prepare and teach Electromechanical Engineering Technology courses, as well as develop and maintain laboratories and facilities in the Mechatronics area. More specifically, the successful candidate will be required to develop and teach undergraduate courses in Robotics, Manufacturing processes and automation, Electromechanical Design, Controls and Instrumentation, Senior Design projects or other related subjects in Mechatronics. Some of the other areas of responsibility include advising, assessment, participation in scholarly activities, as well as serving on college committees.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Master Degree in Electromechanical Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or closely related field.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D.; experience in ABET accreditation processes; teaching experience or industry training experience in the following areas:
• Robotic systems (Fanuc)
• Siemen’s Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs).
• Manufacturing and machining processes (CNC machines) and automation
• Electromechanical or mechatronics systems design and instrumentations.
• Ability to teach other courses in solar energy concentration such as Photovoltaic Devices, Solar Thermal Applications and Energy Storage

SALARY: Based on credentials and experience.

While the position will remain open until filled, interested applicants are encouraged to submit a complete application package immediately.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: A complete application must include 1) a cover letter addressing how the candidate’s experiences match the position requirements, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) unofficial graduate transcripts, 4) a statement addressing the candidate’s teaching philosophy, 5) three letters of recommendations (two of which focus on the candidate’s teaching ability and/or potential, and 6) names, addresses, phone numbers and email addresses of three (3) professional references.

Required application materials should be sent to:

References will be contacted in conjunction with interviews and official transcripts should be requested upon acceptance of the interview.
Northern New Mexico College is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Choose us for our value, our quality degree and continuing education programs in diverse areas of study, our experienced faculty, and NORTHERN provides students with unique opportunities for academic, personal and professional growth. “You will have personalized attention, something difficult to get at larger colleges. We provide strong hands-on experiences from day one.” –Dr. Ivan Lopez, Dean, College of Engineering & Technology
The Northern Foundation remains committed to stimulate leadership, promote equity, and grow resources and philanthropy in the Española Valley and surrounding rural areas. Over the past twenty years, we have granted $1.3 million to support over 1,250 NNMC students.