CUNY Assistant Professor - Biological Sciences in Bronx, New York

FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

The Department of Biological Sciences at Bronx Community College invites applications for two tenure-track positions at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin in August 2017.

Bronx Community College is among the nation's top ten colleges in minority enrollment. Our student body reflects the diversity of the Bronx; we serve approximately 11,000 students from 100 countries. We are a diverse faculty that values pedagogical inquiry and dedication to teaching. The Biological Sciences Department currently offers a Liberal Arts Degree with a concentration in Biology, as well as programs in Biotechnology, Medical Laboratory Technology, Horticulture and Animal Care and Management.

Candidates should have a genuine passion for teaching and scholarship in their fields and should be able and willing to work cooperatively with others for the benefit of the department and college.

Teaching responsibilities include teaching courses in General Biology, Human Anatomy and Physiology, Microbiology and other specialized courses as well as student academic advisement and mentoring. Evening or weekend teaching may be required.

QUALIFICATIONS

Ph.D. degree in area(s) of experience or equivalent.

Strong preference will be given to candidates who have previous college teaching experience, a strong record of scholarship and experience working collaboratively and cooperatively with others for the benefit of the institution.

Teaching experience with culturally and linguistically diverse student populations at the undergraduate level is strongly desired, as is experience with flipped classrooms, pedagogical inquiry, and conducting research with students.

COMPENSATION

$47,340 - $ 81,855; Salary commensurate with education and experience.

CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.

HOW TO APPLY

Applicants must apply online by accessing the CUNY website at www.cuny.edu and navigating to the following links: Select “Employment”, then select “Search Job Postings” and find JOB ID #16728. Please attach resume and cover letter. References on request. Please do not include any other documentation.

For general assistance with your CUNYfirst application, please go to http://www.cuny.edu/employment/jobsysteminstructions.html for information.

CLOSING DATE

May 31, 2017

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EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

Location: Bronx Community College

Job Title: Assistant Professor - Biological Sciences

Job ID: 16728

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular