CUNY Instructor/Assistant/Associate Professor - Health Service Administration (School of Health Sciences, Human Services and Nursing) in Bronx, New York


The Lehman College campus is located in Bronx, New York and is a Senior College within the City University of New York (CUNY) system. Lehman is the only four-year public college in the Bronx and is recognized as a Hispanic Serving Institution. The college serves mainly undergraduate students preparing them for employment, the professions and further study. The teaching load is 21 hours (7 courses) per year and although the college is predominantly teaching focused, faculty at Lehman are active in research, scholarship and creative works. Service to the college, university and community is part of the mission as is a clear commitment to student engagement including advisement. Teaching is reduced for junior faculty over the first five years for scholarly development and all faculty are actively encouraged to seek external funding. Opportunities are available for faculty development and travel awards. Lehman College and CUNY internal funding is available through competitive grants for scholarship support.

The Department of Health Sciences offers undergraduate programs in Dietetics, Foods, and Nutrition, Exercise Science, Health Education/Promotion, Health Service Administration, Recreation Education/Therapy and Public Health. Graduate programs include Nutrition, Health Education/Promotion and Recreation Education/Therapy.

Instructor or Assistant or Associate Professor position starting Fall 2017 to teach and conduct research in the program of Health Services Administration. The 55-credit undergraduate program prepares students with the knowledge and skills needed by health care administrators in hospitals, nursing homes, community health facilities, insurance companies, health maintenance and other managed care organizations. The successful candidate is expected to teach and advise students, engage in scholarly research and publication, seek outside funding, and actively participate in Departmental and College committees and professional organizations, and opportunity to serve as program director.

Performs teaching, research and guidance duties in area(s) of expertise. Shares responsibility for committee and department assignments including administrative, supervisory, and other functions.


For Assistant/Associate Professor: Ph.D. degree in area(s) of experience or equivalent is required on commencement of the appointment. Also required are the ability to teach successfully, demonstrated scholarship or achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.

For Instructor: Graduate degree in area(s) of experience or equivalent is required on commencement of the appointment as well evidence of successful teaching record at the college level.


Salaries are 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.


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Location: Lehman College

Job Title: Instructor/Assistant/Associate Professor - Health Service Administration (School of Health Sciences, Human Services and Nursing)

Job ID: 15606

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular