FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENTLecturer will teach mainly at the undergraduate level in the Department of Biological Sciences. The successful candidate will be expected to modify courses and assess the modifications for improved student learning. In addition, he/she will instruct and advise students in transition to Hunter College from the Manhattan/Hunter Science High School. Opportunities to establish and/or sustain active, independent programs of extramurally funded research in science pedagogy at the college and/or secondary school level will be provided. The research focus should dovetail with the educational mission of Hunter College, to provide a rigorous and well-rounded education to a diverse, urban population.QUALIFICATIONSPh.D. degree in biology, biology/sciences education, or a related discipline. Ability to teach successfully is required. Also required are the ability to teach successfully, (including the integration of technology into the classroom), demonstrated scholarship or achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.Comfort with teaching anatomy, physiology, and evolution is highly encouraged.COMPENSATIONCUNY 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 APPLYFrom our job posting system, select "Apply Now", create or log in to a user account, and provide the requested information. If you are viewing this posting from outside our system, access the employment page on our web site and search for this vacancy using the Job ID or Title.Candidates should provide a CV/resume and a brief statement of teaching philosophy as part of a cover letter.CLOSING DATEOpen until filled with review of applications to begin March 20, 2017.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: * Hunter College*Job Title: * Lecturer (Doctoral Schedule) - Bioeducator (Biological Sciences)*Job ID: * 16420*Full/Part Time: * Full-Time*Regular/Temporary: * Regular
Hunter College, located in the heart of Manhattan, is the largest college in the City University of New York (CUNY). Founded in 1870, it is also one of the oldest public colleges in the country. More than 23,000 students currently attend Hunter, pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees in more than 170 areas of study.Hunter's student body is as diverse as New York City itself. For more than 140... years, Hunter has provided educational opportunities for women and minorities, and today, students from every walk of life and every corner of the world attend Hunter.The success of Hunter students is largely due to the dedication and expertise of the Hunter faculty. With more than 1,800 full- and part-time members, the faculty is virtually unparalleled in its breadth of scholarship and artistic achievement. Many of the nation's top scholars are drawn to Hunter by its diverse and uniquely engaged student body, by the abundance of academic resources in New York, and by ever-growing opportunities for teaching and research. At Hunter, they receive prestigious national grants, contribute to the world's leading academic journals, and play major roles in cutting-edge research. They are fighting cancer, formulating public policy, enhancing our culture, advancing technology, and more.