The Department of Computer Science (http://www.hunter.cuny.edu/csci) at Hunter College of The City University of New York invites applications for multiple positions at the rank of Lecturer and/or Doctoral Lecturer.
Located on the 68th Street campus on the upper east side of Manhattan, the diverse faculty of the Computer Science Department at Hunter works closely with students and each other in an open and collegial atmosphere. The Department is committed to building a diverse faculty and welcomes applications from women and underrepresented minorities. In addition, candidates are encouraged to discuss any experiences engaging with a diverse range of faculty, staff, and students in their application materials. Hunter has both a teaching and a research mission. The responsibilities associated with this position fall within the purview of its teaching mission.
The successful candidate will be expected to teach, design curricula, and oversee adjuncts in multiple core undergraduate computer science courses as well as share responsibility for committee and other departmental assignments. The Department has recently begun a masters program and is about to launch a Computer Science K-12 Education Program jointly with Hunter's School of Education. Applications that demonstrate the ability to teach courses at the masters level and/or in computer science education are encouraged.
Successful candidates will also be able to work collaboratively and contribute to departmental strengths in teaching, and be able to lead efforts to broaden participation in computing both across disciplines, including, but not limited to communications, film and media, economics, geographical sciences, and the lab sciences, and to diverse populations across the campus. Applications that demonstrate experience in developing, teaching and coordinating large (100+ student) multi-section introductory courses, incorporating active learning into the classroom, and preparing students for competitive industry or research internships are particularly encouraged.
Hunter is committed to active engagement with students and the community at large, and embraces equity, inclusiveness, and global awareness in all dimensions of our work.
Bachelors degree for the lecturer position or Ph.D. degree for the doctoral lecturer position are required. Masters degree for the lecturer position is strongly preferred. The degrees need to be in Computer Science or related area, broadly defined, with a demonstrable strength in computation. Also required are: the ability to teach successfully, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.
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.
HOW TO APPLY
Click on the "Apply Now" button and follow the application instructions. Please have your curriculum vitae/ resume and scholarly interest or cover letter with names and contact information of 3 references available to attach into the application before you begin. Please note that the required material must be uploaded as ONE document. The document must be in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf, or text format- and name of file should not exceed ten (10) characters – also DO NOT USE SYMBOLS (such as accents (é, è, (â, î or ô), ñ, ü, ï , –, _ or ç)).
Candidates must also be prepared to have two letters of reference tendered promptly upon request.
The search will remain open until the position is filled. The committee will begin reviewing complete applications on April 15, 2019. Applications submitted after the deadline will only be considered if the positions remain open after initial round.
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Hunter College, located in the heart of Manhattan, is the largest college in the City University of New York (CUNY) system, one of the oldest public colleges in America, and a national leader in urban public education. More than 23,000 students currently attend Hunter, pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees in more than 170 programs of study. Graduates of Hunter's nationally-renowned professional schools (the School of Education, the Silberman School of Social Work, and the Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing) become the teachers, social workers, nurses and health care professionals who dedicate their lives to serving New York City and the nation. They are the embodiment of the Hunter College motto: Mihi Cura Futuri – "the Care of the Future is Mine". With the myriad opportunities found in New York City, and world-renowned faculty to guide them, Hunter's students embark upon their bright and illustrious futures and begin to achieve their version of the American Dream!