CUNY Adjunct Faculty Open Rank - Elementary and Early Childhood Education in Queens, New York


Department of Elementary and Early Childhood Education at Queens College, CUNY solicits resumes to be added to its pool of potential adjunct instructors. Typically, adjunct positions are available for courses in Foundations of Education, Educational Psychology/Child Development, Literacy Studies, Social Studies, Early Childhood Education and others. Most courses meet once weekly on weekday mornings, afternoons or evenings. Retired educators and doctoral students with daytime availability are especially encouraged to apply.


For Adjunct Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Full Professor: Ph.D. degree in area(s) of experience or equivalent. Also required is the ability to teach successfully.

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

Preferred qualification sought include:

  • Minimum of a Master’s Degree in Education or related field;

  • Previous experience in K-12 or equivalent;

  • Strong oral and written communication skills in English; and

  • College-level teaching experience is strongly preferred.


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 Cover letter and Resume as a single document.


Resumes will be reviewed until all open positions are filled.


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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.

Job Title: Adjunct Faculty Open Rank - Elementary and Early Childhood Education

Job ID: 19079

Location: Queens College

Full/Part Time: Part-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular