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CUNY Assistant Professor - Career and Technology Teacher Education in Brooklyn, New York

Job Title: Assistant Professor - Career and Technology Teacher Education

Job ID: 20304

Location: NYC College of Technology

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


New York City College of Technology (City Tech) of the City University of New York (CUNY) is a comprehensive college of over 17,000 students in downtown Brooklyn, offering associate and baccalaureate degree in technology and health related degree programs, other career-oriented degrees and liberal arts transfer degrees in its Schools of Arts and Sciences, Technology and Design, and Professional Studies. We are the largest public college of technology in New York State and exceptional in that we go beyond traditional class offerings to create a high-tech, hands-on educational experience for our students, to prepare them for a rapidly changing world. For the last five years City Tech has been among the leaders in the diversity of the students it serves among all Comprehensive Colleges/Bachelor’s (North) in the annual survey by U.S. News and World Report. Students and faculty are from more than 120 countries and speak more than 85 languages, with many students the first in their families to attend college.

City Tech invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in the Department of Career & Technology Teacher Education, to begin during the 2019-2020 academic year. Career & Technology Teacher Education (CTTE) is located in the School of Professional Studies at NYC College of Technology. The Department currently offers a Bachelor of Science in Education in Career & Technical Teacher Education and in Technology Teacher Education. CTTE also offers initial certificates in Career & Technical Teacher Education, and an initial certificate in Technology Teacher Education. Successful candidates will teach undergraduate courses across both degrees as well as in their areas of specialization.

The position requires a commitment to teaching, scholarly research resulting in publications and presentations, sustained service to the department and college, and academic advisement. The candidate hired will be expected to participate actively in College/University-wide initiatives and function collaboratively in department level efforts, playing an active role in the creation, development, and assessment of department curricula. There is an expectation of active research, scholarship, and professional development. Research and publication are required for tenure and promotion. The program is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).


A doctorate is required in technology education, industrial technology, science education, engineering education, computer science or a related field.


  • Desired areas of experience include computer-aided design and drafting, manufacturing, construction, robotics, communication, computer systems, and transportation.

  • Research experience and interest as well as college or public school teaching experience are desirable.


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


Open until filled with review of resumes to begin on or after March 29, 2019


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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.