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CUNY Assistant Professor of Clinical Laboratory Science -- Department of Health Professions at York College/CUNY in Queens, New York

Job Title: Assistant Professor of Clinical Laboratory Science -- Department of Health Professions at York College/CUNY

Job ID: 22302

Location: York College

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


York College of the City University of New York (CUNY) seeks applicants for a full-time tenure-track Assistant professor position in the Department of Health Professions in the Clinical Laboratory Science (CLS) program. The anticipated start date is Fall 2021.

York College is a senior college of CUNY, located in Queens, NY, the most ethnically diverse borough of NYC. York’s CLS program resides within the York College School of Health Sciences and Professional Programs and has been recently reaccredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science (NAACLS) for 10 years, through April 2030.

Teaching faculty perform teaching, research and guidance duties in area(s) of expertise, as well as sharing responsibility for committee and department assignments including administrative, supervisory, and other functions such as visits to clinical sites. She/he will participate in development and assessment of curricular content, student advisement and will teach in areas of expertise. Responsibilities also include assessment-related activities to satisfy college and accreditation requirements. The successful candidate will be involved in student recruitment and admissions activities; provide service to the College and the Health Professions Department; and engage in scholarly research. Additionally, candidates must be available to teach evenings, and/or weekends and will be expected to teach undergraduate courses in Clinical Laboratory Science, which may include Hematology, Clinical Chemistry, Immunoserology, Urinalysis/ Body Fluids, Molecular Diagnostics, Microbiology and Immunohematology.

NOTE: York College is also currently conducting a search for a Lecturer position for the CLS Program. Candidates who wish to also be considered for that position MUST additionally apply separately to Job ID #22300.


MS degree in area(s) of experience or equivalent and ASCP MLS (or MT certification) required at a minimum. PhD in a related area preferred. Applicants should have a minimum five years’ experience as a clinical laboratory technologist, at least 1 year of experience teaching CLS coursework or other experience training laboratory technologists, and a clear research direction. Also required is the ability to teach effectively, demonstrate scholarship or achievement and ability to provide a broad variety of service as a professional. PhD in a related area or an advanced ASCP certification is 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.


In order to be considered for this position, applicants must submit a cover letter, CV/resume, teaching and research philosophy statements, and contact information for three references (email and telephone). Please upload all materials as ONE DOCUMENT in doc, pdf, or rtf format.

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May 16, 2021


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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.