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CUNY Lecturer - Biology Department in Staten Island, New York

Job Title: Lecturer - Biology Department

Job ID: 21810

Location: College of Staten Island

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


The Department of Biology at the College of Staten Island, The City University of New York, seeks applicants for the position of Lecturer. The successful candidate will have a strong background in the biological sciences and will be expected to teach general biology for biology majors, one or more of five fundamental courses in our program (Cell Biology, General Physiology, Genetics, Evolution, and Ecology), and upper-level courses in their field of specialty. Teaching will be 12 hours per week, during the semester.

The College of Staten Island is one of the 11 senior colleges of the 25 colleges and institutions that comprise CUNY. The three schools and two academic divisions of the College serve more than 13,000 students and offer a broad range of academic programs in the liberal arts and sciences, and in several professional areas. The College awards associate's, bachelor's, master's, certificates, and professional doctorate degrees, and PhD degrees through The CUNY Graduate Center. CSI's internationally recognized faculty passionately engages in scholarly and artistic activities, and together with a strong professional staff, provide transformational learning experiences both inside and outside the classroom for the diverse student body. The 204 acre park-like Willowbrook campus incorporates a residential component, and in 2017 the College expanded its institutional footprint and accessibility with the opening of the St. George location in the heart of Staten Island’s economic renaissance on the north shore of the island. The College is a hub of intellectual and artistic activity, and is committed to its role as an anchor institution and community partner including for economic impact and job creation for the greater Staten Island area.


Bachelor's degree in area(s) of expertise, and the ability to teach successfully.

Preferred Qualifications include:

Candidates should have an exemplary record of at least three years of teaching at the college level.

A PhD in Biology.


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.


To apply, please go to; select "Employment", "Search Job Listings", "More Options to Search for CUNY Jobs", then enter Job ID#21810 in the "Job Opening ID" field. Candidates should provide a CV/resume which must be submitted as one file and uploaded in Cunyfirst.


April 11, 2020


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.