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CUNY Lecturer of Fashion Design in Queens, New York

Job Title: Lecturer of Fashion Design

Job ID: 22017

Location: Queens College

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


The Department of Drama, Theater, and Dance at Queens College is currently seeking a Lecturer of Fashion Design and History to teach undergraduate courses in Fashion History, fashion and society, and historical costume preservation/material studies. This position will also advise Fashion majors and minors and perform other program related duties, including grant writing for program support and maintaining the historical collection. This is a full time (9 mo.) appointment.

Queens College CUNY is an engine of social and artistic mobility for our students and the community. We strive to act as mentors to our students supporting their academic success and personal development as artists. Those who join Queens College must be willing to foster a culture of inclusion, respect, collegiality, and collaboration across departments and disciplines, and embrace and support diversity in all forms both inside the classroom and out of it.


A BA is required for this position, and evidence of successful teaching at the college level required.

An MA or MFA in Fashion, Fashion History or related fields and a successful track record of grant writing is preferred. Also preferred is a demonstrated skill set in historical costume preservation.


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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August 26, 2020


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