Adjunct Faculty Open Rank - Mass Communication

Location
Brooklyn, NY
Posted
Feb 03, 2017
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

Medgar Evers College (MEC), a nationally recognized leader in urban-serving education, is one of twenty three colleges within the dynamic City University New York (CUNY) System. Named for the late civil rights leader, Medgar Wiley Evers (1925-1963), the College's mission is to develop and maintain high quality, professional, career-oriented undergraduate degree programs in the context of liberal education. Located in Central Brooklyn, MEC was established in 1970 with a mandate to meet the educational and social needs of the Central Brooklyn community, currently enrolling 7,000 students in degree programs. Students represent 105 countries around the world! MEC students obtain Associate degrees in eight fields, and Baccalaureate degrees in 18 fields. The College is committed to a student-centered education and advancing knowledge through scholarly research.

The School of Liberal Arts and Education (SLAE) prepares students to achieve their highest academic and career goals through engagement in a learning community endowed with a rich and diverse Liberal Arts curriculum that fosters scholarly excellence, cultural awareness, and social responsibility.

There is an immediate need for Adjuncts for the Department of Mass Communication.

SLAE is seeking Adjuncts for the Fall 2016 semester to perform teaching, research and guidance duties in area(s) of expertise.They share responsibility for committee and department assignments including administrative, supervisory, and other functions. Candidates must be able to teach assigned courses and hold office hours.

  • Art History

Candidates are being considered for Adjunct Lecturers and Adjunct Assistant Professors to teach our core art history course, Introduction to World Art, which covers from ancient to modern art both Western and non-Western. Persons with MFA and MA and Ph.D. degrees in art history are encouraged to apply.

  • Music History

Candidates are being considered for Adjunct Lecturers and Adjunct Assistant Professors to teach our core music history course, Introduction to World Music, which covers from ancient to modern music both Western and non-Western. Persons with MA, DMA and Ph.D. degrees in music history are encouraged to apply.

QUALIFICATIONS

Adjunct Assistant Professor:

Ph.D. degree in area(s) of experience or equivalent. Also required is the ability to teach successfully.

Adjunct Lecturer:

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

COMPENSATION

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

From 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 statement of scholarly interests.

CLOSING DATE

Open until filled with review of resumes to begin on May 11, 2016

JOB SEARCH CATEGORY

CUNY Job Posting: Faculty

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

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.

Location: Medgar Evers College

Job Title: Adjunct Faculty Open Rank - Mass Communication

Job ID: 14842

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


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