CUNY Assistant Professor - Environmental Sustainability (SPIA) in New York, New York


The Austin W. Marxe School of Public and International Affairs at Baruch College invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor faculty position in environmental sustainability. The successful candidate may apply for early-tenure with the requisite qualifications. Candidates should demonstrate high promise as a researcher and an appropriate research agenda. Faculty will be expected to teach environmental policy and sustainability-related courses in the Bachelor of Science in Public Affairs program, the Master of International Affairs, and the Master of Public Administration concentration in urban development and sustainability.


Ph.D. degree in area(s) of experience or equivalent. Preference will be given to candidates with interests in contributing to Bachelor of Science in Public Affairs, Master of International Affairs, the Master of Public Administration urban development and sustainability concentration, and to those with a demonstrated ability to also teach one of the following core courses in the Master of Public Administration program: economic analysis & public policy or in the research and analysis sequence. Also required are demonstrated scholarship or achievement.



Salary is commensurate with qualifications 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.


STEP ONE - Click "Apply Now" To be considered for this position, please submit your application online by clicking on "Apply Now" below. Upload your cover letter addressed to the search chair, Professor John Goering, a CV, statement of scholarship interests, any evidence of teaching effectiveness, and one recent publication or manuscript in a doc., pdf, or ref. format.

STEP TWO - Go to All applicants are required to have three confidential letters of recommendation submitted electronically by their references as described below.

Please go to and enter the contact information for three (3) references. The online system will automatically send your references a request to submit a letter via the system. Full instructions will be provided.

Emailed or hard copy applications will not be considered. If you have any questions, please contact HR at 646-660-6590.


Review of resumes begins on November 17, 2016; to ensure consideration, please apply by January 2, 2017.


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Location: Baruch College

Job Title: Assistant Professor - Environmental Sustainability (SPIA)

Job ID: 15838

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular