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CUNY Assistant Professor - Nursing in Bronx, New York

Job Title: Assistant Professor - Nursing

Job ID: 22701

Location: Hostos Community College

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


The mission of the Nursing Unit within the Department of Allied Health is consistent with the College’s mission to provide educational opportunities leading to socioeconomic mobility for students from diverse ethnic, racial, cultural and linguistic backgrounds, particularly Hispanics, and African Americans. The Nursing programs provide educational opportunities for students seeking entry or mobility within a nursing career path as a licensed practical nurse and/or licensed professional nurse (RN-A.A.S.). The nursing programs serve as a resource for the promotion of health and wellness for the population of the South Bronx and surrounding communities. These programs adhere to the standards of Practice and Code of Ethics as set forth by Professional Nursing Organizations.

The Nursing Unit invites applications for one tenure track Assistant Professor to teach undergraduate courses in all areas of Nursing (Fundamentals, Med-Surg, Psychiatric and Maternal-Child Nursing).

Responsibilities also include student advisement, committee participation, curriculum development, and scholarly activities.

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


Ph.D. degree in area(s) of experience or equivalent as noted below. Also required are the ability to teach successfully, demonstrated scholarship or achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.

The following qualifications are preferred:

  • Master's degree in Nursing

  • Current NYS RN license

  • Recent clinical experience, and prior teaching experience in an academic setting

  • Knowledge of the Associate Degree Nursing Education program

  • Evidence of scholarly activity

  • experience with simulation equipment

  • Availability to teach evenings and weekends


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.


Applicants must apply online by accessing the CUNY website at and navigating to the following links: "Employment", "Job Postings on CUNYFirst", and "Search Job Listings"

Candidates should provide a CV/resume and statement of scholarly interests and three professional references.


Open until filled with review of applications to begin October 10, 2021


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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.