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CUNY Lecturer - Department of Nursing: York College/CUNY in Queens, New York

Job Title: Lecturer - Department of Nursing: York College/CUNY

Job ID: 22296

Location: York College

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


The Lecturer rank performs teaching and related faculty functions in area(s) of expertise.

York College of the City University of New York (CUNY) seeks applicants for a full-time lecturer (non-tenure) position in the Department of Nursing. 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. The Department of Nursing is searching for highly qualified applicants for a Lecturer position who will teach, conduct simulation, manage practice labs and simulation lab experiences, and manage practicum rotations in the Generic and RN-BS Registered Nursing Programs. Successful candidates will teach across both curricula and serve on various Departmental, Divisional, and College initiatives; participate in academic advisement and contribute to new program development; engage in professional development and other activities that advance the nursing discipline.

The successful candidate will share responsibility for committee and department assignments including administrative, supervisory, and other functions and must be available to teach evenings and weekends.


For appointment as a Lecturer in Nursing at York, the qualifications noted here will be greatly preferred. Candidates must demonstrate satisfactory qualities of personality and character, a record of achievements in his/her profession or field of expertise, and a willingness to cooperate with others for the good of the institution. RN License (New York State) required. Also required are the ability to teach successfully at the clinical and post-secondary level, demonstrated scholarship or achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution. Preferred candidates will hold a Master’s degree in Nursing from an accredited institution. A Doctorate in Nursing Practice (DNP) or Doctorate in Philosophy (PhD) is highly preferred. Certification as a Nurse Practitioner and Certification as a Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator are strongly preferred. The candidate must also have experience in the instruction of psychomotor laboratory skills as well as low and high-fidelity simulation lab skills. The candidate will share responsibility for committee and department assignments.

The Ph.D. in nursing or equivalent; two years or more of teaching in at least one nursing specialty; five years’ clinical experience in nursing; and Certification as a Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator are all very strongly preferred. Familiarity with use of Microsoft Office 365, Blackboard, and computer programs preferred.

The minimum qualification for the Lecturer rank is the Bachelor's degree in area(s) of expertise, and the ability to teach successfully.


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 philosophy statement, 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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  • Please go to, go to the Employment drop-down menu and click the ‘Search Job Postings’ tab.

  • Filter by Job Location by clicking on York College. The title of this position is Lecturer: Department of Nursing, Job ID #22296. Click on the title to view the entire job announcement.

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York College/CUNY is an EEO/AA/IRCA/ADA Employer.


May 1, 2021


CUNY Job Posting: Faculty


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.