CUNY Lecturer - Department of Engineering Technology in Queens, New York
Lecturer - Department of Engineering Technology
FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT
The Engineering Technology Department at Queensborough Community College invites applications for the position of Faculty Lecturer in Internet and Information Technology and/or Computer Science and Information Security. The Faculty Lecturer will perform teaching and guidance duties in area(s) of expertise as noted below and will share responsibilities for committee and department assignments, performing administrative, supervisory, and other functions as assigned.
CUNY is an equal opportunity employer, is committed to increasing the diversity of its workforce and is dedicated to recruiting and retaining professionals who share the College’s commitment to equity. It welcomes nominations of, and applications from members of protected groups including minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities, as well as others who would bring additional perspectives to the university’s mission. Candidates with demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusiveness through their research, teaching and/or service are also encouraged to apply. One of Queensborough Community College’s greatest strengths, and a necessary element of excellence, is the diversity of our community. We strive to attract and nurture a talented and diverse faculty and staff that proudly reflect the unique character of the local Queens community, the most diverse county in the United States.
As a community college in the CUNY system, Queensborough offers a wide variety of courses for university transfer, general education, preparation for careers, and enrichment. Contractual teaching load at QCC is 24 contact hours for the academic year (typically 4 course sections a semester) plus 3 office hours outside the classroom for ensuring student’s success during the academic year, summer classes optional. Candidate will teach courses in Internet and Information Technology and/or Computer Science and Information Security. They will participate in departmental and college activities including committees, course and program assessment, curriculum development and preparation of grants, and provide academic support and advisement for students. Some evening or weekend teaching may be required. Position to start in the Fall 2022 semester.
The Engineering Technology Department offers Associate Degree programs in Electronics Engineering Technology, Computer Engineering Technology, Telecommunications Technology, Internet and Information Technology, Engineering Science, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Architectural Technology and Computer Science & Information Security. The ET, CT and MT program are ABET accredited. The department's facilities include 15 laboratories all of which contain state-of-the-art, well maintained equipment. The department provides opportunities for faculty pedagogical and disciplinary research as well as course development. For more information, please see the department's website at
Bachelor's degree in area(s) of related expertise,plus relevant industry experience and other qualifications noted below as being necessary for satisfactory performance of job duties. Prior teaching experience in an undergraduate academic setting, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.
Strong preference for candidates with a computer programming specialization in Full-Stack Web Development with a background in areas such as Computer Science, InfoSec, ITOps or DevOps.
Preferred Qualifications include:
1) Master’s degree in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Information Technology, and/or equivalent job experience in a related field.
2) College level teaching experience in computer programming and information technologies, with a preference for community college teaching.
4) Experience in areas such as LAN/WAN/Linux administration and security, Virtualization, Cloud Computing, Auditing and Risk Management, Threat Analysis, Ethical Hacking or Computer Forensics.
5) Industry certified by major vendors in areas such as Info Sec, Cloud or Networking.
6) Interested in student-centric pedagogy, modern instructional methods, and experiential learning. See link below.
7) Interested in advising and mentoring students to support academic and employment endeavors.
8) Comfortable with teaching diverse college student populations in a community college setting.
Commensurate with qualifications and experience, with a generous benefits package.
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 must provide a CV/resume and statement of scholarly interests.
In addition to the curriculum vitae, please provide the following: 1) a cover letter (no more than three pages) addressing how your background and experience relate to the preferred qualifications; 2) a statement of teaching philosophy; 3) a statement of research and/or scholarly interests.
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.
May 20, 2022.
Review of resumes to begin immediately.
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EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
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.