FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENTThe mission of the Education Department of Hostos Community College is to advance knowledge centered in research and grounded in practice in the fields of Teacher Education, Community Health Education, Gerontology, and Physical Education to prepare competent, caring, effective practitioners. Embracing a global perspective to address the needs of all learners, the Education Department nurtures students by providing experiential learning and service opportunities to the community; fosters a holistic approach to teaching and learning by helping students develop intellectual, communication, and workplace skills that provide a strong background to further students' career and education goals; and promotes faculty engagement in research and community service. The The Unit seeks to ensure that each student acquires a comprehensive understanding of physical fitness, dynamic health, and leisure living; the ability to identify personal fitness and leisure living needs on a continuing basis; the experience of counseling techniques which explore available options toward meeting individual fitness and leisure living needs; and basic and advanced skills in healthful physical activities of the student's own selection.The Physical Education Department seeks applications for an Adjunct Lecturer or Adjunct Assistant Professor to teach Personal Fitness, Yoga, Swimming, Dance, Weight Training, Karate, Volleyball and Jogging. The successful candidate will also share responsibility for committee and department assignments including administrative, supervisory, and other functions.QUALIFICATIONSFor Adjunct Assistant Professor:Ph.D. degree in area(s) of experience or equivalent. Also required is the ability to teach successfully.For Adjunct Lecturer:Bachelor's degree in area(s) of expertise, and the ability to teach successfully.Preferred Qualifications: * Master's degree in area of expertise * New York State Certification in Physical Education * Current American Red Cross CPR/First Aid certification * American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Certification * Availability to work evening and weekend hoursCOMPENSATIONAdjunct Lecturer: $ 71.59 - $ 89.12/hrAdjunct Assistant Professor: $81.20 - $96.38/hrCUNY 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 APPLYApplicants must apply online by accessing the CUNY website at www.cuny.edu and navigating to the following links: "Employment" and "Search Job Postings"Please attach resume and cover letter.CLOSING DATEOpen until filled.JOB SEARCH CATEGORYCUNY Job Posting: FacultyEQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITYCUNY 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.*Location: * Hostos Community College*Job Title: * Adjunct Lecturer or Adjunct Assistant Professor - Physical Education*Job ID: * 16967*Full/Part Time: * Part-Time*Regular/Temporary: * Regular
Hostos Community College is an educational agent for change, transforming and improving the quality of life in the South Bronx and neighboring communities since 1968. Hostos serves as a gateway to intellectual growth and socioeconomic mobility, and a point of departure for lifelong learning, success in professional careers, and transfer to advanced higher education programs. The College’s unique ..."student success coach" program, which partners students with individualized guidance, is emblematic of the premier emphasis on student support and services.