UNM Los Alamos



Thank you for your interest in employment at UNM-Los Alamos.

Located approximately 90 miles northwest of Albuquerque, UNM-Los Alamos is a two-year branch campus of the University of New Mexico. With an emphasis on teaching excellence, the Los Alamos Campus offers academic transfer courses, as well as vocational and technical courses to the citizens of Los Alamos County, Sandoval County, and northern New Mexico.

Administrative Assistant to the Dean

The University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus is seeking an Administrative Assistant to the Dean. 

Summary of duties: The Administrative Assistant to the Dean coordinates, oversees, and/or performs a wide variety of administrative support activities for an academic dean. Assignments may be confidential in nature. This person interacts regularly with Department Chairs, faculty, staff, students, and external constituents. The ideal candidate has excellent administrative skills, solid technical skills, and the ability to multitask. The candidate should also demonstrate a strong customer service focus, an ability to work well with a variety of individuals, and a commitment to creating a positive work environment. 

This is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Prospective Employee page for a complete explanation of UNM benefits.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis. 
  • High school diploma or GED with 5 to 7 years experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.  

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree 
  • Evidence of strong writing skills 
  • Excellent skills with Microsoft Office programs 
  • Experience in a higher education environment 
  • Experience working with Banner or a similar system 
  • Demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, as well as working with broadly diverse communities.  

For complete details or to apply, please visit https://UNMJobs.unm.edu and reference the Posting Number, 0829862. 

Assistant Professor in Science

The University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus is seeking an Assistant Professor in Science. This is a .5 FTE position. 

Provide 15 credit hours of classroom instruction per academic year in the area of Science. Inform students concerning course requirements and evaluation process and attendance requirements. Maintain attendance, assessment, student records, and deadlines. Prepare and grade class assignments and exams. Advise students on their academic progress. Post and maintain office hours. Participate in faculty and college committees/discussion and task forces to include curriculum development (including online curriculum development), teaching and learning techniques, outcomes assessment, and possible administrative assignments. 

For complete details or to apply, please visit https://UNMJobs.unm.edu and reference the Posting Number, 0829717.

Advisor/Recruiter Position

UNM-Los Alamos is seeking an Academic Advisor/Recruitment Specialist to support the development, implementation, and marketing of student recruitment and student success programs. This position provides academic advisement for prospective, current, and former students. The successful candidate will take an active role in identifying and recruiting potential students for UNM courses and programs. 

For complete details or to apply, please visit https://UNMJobs.unm.edu and reference the Posting Number, 0828970.

Work Study–Office Assistant

UNM-Los Alamos department of Student Services is seeking an Office Assistant. This is a student employee position for 8 to 10 Hours per week, including Fridays. The Office Assistant in Student Services serves as a primary contact for busy front desk services.

For complete details or to apply, please visit https://UNMJobs.unm.edu and reference the Posting Number, 0828939.

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Questions, please contact UNM-LA Human Resources Office at delvolop@unm.edu