CUNY Chemistry Lecturer in New York, New York
Borough of Manhattan CC
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FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT
Performs teaching and related faculty functions in area(s) of expertise.
The SCIENCE DEPARTMENT at the Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) invites applications for a LECTURER position starting FALL 2023.
Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) is a vibrant, pluralistic learning community committed to the intellectual and personal growth of students. With enrollment of nearly 20,000 students, BMCC is the largest of the 24 institutions comprising The City University of New York (CUNY). The College 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. BMCC prides itself on the diversity of our students: over 41% are Hispanic, over 30% are Black or African American, over 30% were born outside the US, and they represent more than 160 countries of origin with over 115 languages spoken. We are an inclusive community that promotes an atmosphere of mutual respect of each member’s ethnicity, gender, age, disability, religion, political preference, sexual orientation, gender identity and national origin, among other personal characteristics. Collectively we share a belief in the transformative power of education to further the intellectual, economic, and social vitality of individuals and communities—and in the role of community colleges in advancing equity and social justice. BMCC’s motto speaks to this common sense of purpose and possibility: Start Here, Go Anywhere. As we strive to make BMCC the very best it can be— a leading community college nationwide— we are dedicated to building a diverse and talented faculty that is committed to excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service within our multicultural and international environment.
The SCIENCE DEPARTMENT is undergoing a process of growth and renewal and would like to attract new faculty that will share and contribute to this process through teaching, research and guidance in the area of CHEMISTRY. They will share responsibility for committee and department assignments including administrative, supervisory, and other functions for the good of the institution.
SCIENCE DEPARTMENT faculty teach in the classroom a full range of courses in CHEMISTRY offered by the Science department. Main area of teaching will be in general and organic chemistry. Other areas of responsibility include curriculum development, participate in departmental and college-wide activities and committees, such as, grant writing, assessment, faculty development, mentoring student projects, and academic advisement.
The qualified candidate must be able to work in either the Day or Evening/Weekend program, as needed by the Department.
Bachelor's degree in area(s) of expertise, and the ability to teach successfully.
M.Sc. in Chemistry. Strong preference will be given to candidates who have a strong record of teaching.
Experience with teaching and learning technologies
Experience teaching non-traditional urban college students.
City University of New York and BMCC expect faculty to have a real passion for teaching and engage in scholarship and research in their fields. Candidates short listed for interviews would be expected to conduct a brief teaching presentation.
$52,072 - $74,575
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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June 16, 2023.
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