Humanities, Social Sciences, & Education (HSSE)

Contact Information

Phone: (575) 439-3735
Fax: (575) 439-3802
wGuerrer@nmsu.edu
HSSE-Directory (PDF)

Division Head
Dr. Joyce Hill

Administrative Assistant
Wilma Noriega

Welcome to the Humanities, Social Sciences, & Education Division!

The division provides course offerings, degrees and certificates in a wide range of diciplines. Faculty members in the division are committed to providing quality learning opportunities for individuals in the diverse community we serve. The division values excellence and innovative instruction, integrity in all interactions with students and the creation of opportunity from the educational process.

Please explore what we have to offer! In the drop-down menu above, you can explore information about our degrees and certificates, our areas of study and our faculty.

Assistant Division Heads

Anne Ricksecker – (575) 439-3740 Communication (COMM); English (ENGL); Community College Development English (CCDE); Community College Developmental Reading (CCDR); Geography (GEOG); Early Childhood Education (ECED); Educational Leadership and Administration (ELA); Education (EDUC); Spanish (SPAN); German (GER); Government (GOV); Women’s Studies (W S); Criminal Justice (C J); Paralegal Studies (PL S); History (HIST); Linguistics (LING); and Philosophy (PHIL).

Dr. Karen Reid – (575) 439-3744 Anthropology (ANTH); College Studies (COLL); Sociology (SOC); Social Work (S WK); Counseling and Educational Psychology (C EP); Psychology (PSY) and Physical Education – Recreation, and Dance (P E).

Office Hours

The division office is located in the Faculty Office Building.
Monday – Thursday: 7:00 AM to 8:30 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Saturday – Sunday: CLOSED