CUNY Lecturer – Human Services, Spring 2018 in New York, New York


The Department of Social Sciences, Human Services & Criminal Justice at the Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) invites applications for a Lecturer position in Human Services starting Spring 2018.

The Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) is an integral part of the City University of New York (CUNY) with the largest college enrollment in the CUNY system of over 25,000 students. It is strategically located in downtown Manhattan in close proximity to the artistic communities of Tribeca and SoHo, the dynamic downtown financial district, and the center of New York City government at City Hall.

The Social Sciences, Human Services and Criminal Justice Department is a multidisciplinary department with teachers/scholars from a variety of disciplines – Anthropology, Criminal Justice, Economics, Geography, History, Human Services, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology and Sociology. The department has grown and would like to attract new faculty members who will share and contribute to the growth process through teaching, and guidance duties. We invite applications for a Lecturer position in Human Services starting Spring 2018.

The successful candidate will perform teaching, and guidance duties. Faculty members must demonstrate the ability to teach a culturally and linguistically diverse student population as evidenced by outstanding student teaching evaluations. Demonstrated capacity to use a diverse range of effective and new technology-based strategies as well as openness to adopting new practices is expected. In addition, faculty are expected to participate in activities such as curriculum development, assessment, faculty development, and mentoring student projects, as well as sharing responsibility for committee and department assignments, and working cooperatively for the good of the college. Evening /weekend schedule may be required.


Master’s degree in Social Work required with five years of professional practice experience in one or more of the following fields: Gerontology, Criminal Justice, Substance Abuse, LGBTQ youth, families, and elders, or Immigrant Family Services. Also required is the capacity to develop and cultivate relationships with local social service agencies that serve as student internship sites, to successfully teach at the college level, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution. Experience with teaching and learning technologies preferred.

City University of New York and BMCC expect faculty to have a real passion for teaching would be able to take advantage of the bountiful academic resources and institutions available within the metropolitan New York area and opportunities within the City University of New York.

Candidates short listed for interviews would be expected to conduct a brief teaching presentation.


Salary: $45,750 - $74,454

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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September 28, 2017


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Location: Borough of Manhattan CC

Job Title: Lecturer – Human Services, Spring 2018

Job ID: 17191

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular