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CUNY Lecturer-Economics in New York, New York


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Borough of Manhattan CC

Full/Part Time





Performs teaching and related faculty functions in area(s) of expertise.

Campus Specific:

The Department of Social Sciences, Human Services & Criminal Justice at the Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) invites applications for a Lecturer position in Economics starting Spring 2023.

Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) is a vibrant, pluralistic learning community committed to the intellectual and personal growth of students. 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 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 would like to attract new faculty members who will share and contribute to the growth of the department through teaching, and guidance duties. We invite applications for a Lecturer position in Economics starting Spring 2023.

The successful candidate will perform teaching, department and college service, and student 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.

City University of New York and BMCC expect faculty to have a real passion for teaching. They will 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.


Bachelor's degree in area(s) of expertise, and the ability to teach successfully.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Economics required.

  • Experience with teaching at the community college level preferred along with experience teaching e-learning courses.

  • Ability to teach courses such as History of Economic Thought, and Introductory Data Analysis is preferred.


$51, 021-$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.


Apply through our online recruiting system CUNYFirst at

Candidates should provide a CV/Resume. If short listed for interviews candidates would be expected to conduct a brief teaching presentation.

Vaccine mandate:

Candidates will be required to provide proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 upon commencing employment. Exemption (medical or religious) requests to this requirement will be considered in accordance with applicable law. Being fully vaccinated is defined for this purpose as being at least two weeks past their final dose of an authorized COVID-19 vaccine regimen. Final candidates must be fully vaccinated as of their first day of employment.


  • Open until filled with the review of resumes to start 11/11/2022


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