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CUNY Assistant Professor - Mathematics (Multiple Positions) in Queens, New York

Job Title: Assistant Professor - Mathematics (Multiple Positions)

Job ID: 21639

Location: LaGuardia Community College

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


LaGuardia Community College, located in Long Island City, Queens, educates more than 50,000 New Yorkers annually through degree, certificate, and continuing education programs. Our guiding principle Dare To Do More reflects our belief in the transformative power of education—not just for individuals, but for our community and our country—creating pathways for achievement and safeguarding the middle class. LaGuardia is a national voice on behalf of community colleges, where half of all US college students study. Part of the City University of New York (CUNY), the College reflects the legacy of our namesake, Fiorello H. LaGuardia, the former NYC mayor beloved for his championing the underserved. Since our doors opened in 1971, our programs regularly become national models for pushing boundaries to give people of all backgrounds access to a high quality, affordable college education. We invite you to join us in imagining what our students, our community, and our country can become. Visit to learn more.

The Mathematics, Engineering, and Computer Science Department at LaGuardia Community College is seeking highly motivated and innovative candidates to fill two tenure-track positions in Mathematics at the Assistant Professor level.

Primary responsibilities will include teaching a wide range of mathematics courses (from developmental to upper level courses). The successful candidate will participate in departmental, divisional, and college-wide initiatives, provide academic advisement and student guidance, and contribute to curricula and program development. Appropriate professional development, research, and scholarly activities are also expected.


Ph.D. in mathematics, or a related field.

Prior teaching experience at the college level, and the ability to adapt to a wide variety of learning styles. Experience with curriculum development. Ability to teach successfully, experience in student mentorship and guidance, demonstrated scholarly achievement, and ability to collaborate with others. Experience or the ability to teach a diverse student population which includes underrepresented communities. As a community college, our primary goal is to persue best practices in teaching and learning, however the faculty's scholarly research is not only highly valued, but expected. Also expected is the ability to contribute to fostering inclusivity among culturally diverse faculty, staff, and student populations


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 all of the following in a single PDF document: a cover letter, a CV/resume, two statements (one of research interests, and one of teaching philosophy), and contact information for three references.


February 9, 2020


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