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CUNY Instructor/Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Accounting in Bronx, New York

Job Title: Instructor/Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Accounting

Job ID: 22720

Location: Lehman College

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


Lehman College is a senior college in The City University of New York (CUNY) system that prides itself on its commitment to public urban higher education. Located in the Bronx, the College serves its diverse student body of more than 15,000 students by providing a liberal arts education that prepares them for employment, graduate study, and the professions.

The college serves mainly undergraduate students preparing them for employment, the professions and further study. Although the college is 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 Economics and Business invites applications for a tenure-track assistant/associate/full professorship beginning Fall 2022. Candidates must have an active record of research/scholarship/creative works, and a strong commitment to teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate level courses in Accounting, engage in research/scholarship and professional organization, advise and mentor students, provide service to the department, college, university, and community; i.e. program coordination, committee, administrative, supervisory, and other assignments normally associated with a full-time tenure-track academic appointment. Evening teaching may be is required. Weekend and online teaching will also be expected.

With close to 1,500 majors and offering five undergraduate degrees and two MS degrees, Department of Economics and Business is one of the biggest departments at Lehman. Future plans for the department include a move to a school of business which will eventually seek AACSB accreditation.


For Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor: Ph.D. or Masters degree in Accounting and CPA 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. Active involvement in professional organizations and sincere commitment to student are expected.

For Instructor: Master’s degree in area(s) of expertise and CPA, and or active progress towards a doctorate or equivalent on commencement of the appointment. Also required are the ability to teach successfully and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution. Active involvement in professional organizations and sincere commitment to student are expected.

Preferred Qualifications:

Evidence of academic research and scholarly activity for professorial rank. Experience in delivery of both on-campus and on-line classes. Work/industry experience in accounting.


Salaries are subject to the Professional Staff Congress-CUNY salary schedule (see link to salary schedule: 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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Review of CVs will begin after October 29, 2021 and continue until a candidate has been identified.


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