Assistant Professor - Medical Informatics (Biological Sciences Department)

Brooklyn, NY
Apr 05, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


New York City College of Technology of CUNY, a comprehensive college of 17,000 students in downtown Brooklyn, offering associate and baccalaureate degrees, invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in the Biological Sciences Department. The department is composed of a diverse group of faculty members with an impressive combination of backgrounds and specialties. In order to support its baccalaureate program in Biomedical Informatics, the department seeks candidates for tenure track Biological Sciences openings in the following specific fields: Medical Informatics, Health Informatics, or Clinical Informatics. The position requires a commitment to teaching, scholarly research resulting in publications and presentations, sustained service to the department and college, and academic advisement. Courses to be taught will depend on faculty specialty, and will include introductory courses in Biomedical Informatics and advanced courses such as Healthcare Databases. Research work with under-graduates is strongly encouraged.

The successful candidate will be expected to perform teaching, research and guidance duties in area(s) of expertise, and share responsibility for committee and department assignments including administrative, supervisory, and other functions.


By time of appointment Ph.D. in hand in an appropriate discipline in Medical Informatics, Health Informatics, or Clinical Informatics; or an M.D. with relevant experience in the identified fields. Also required are the ability to teach successfully, demonstrated scholarship or achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution. Teaching experience is highly desired, preferably to a diverse student population in an urban environment. Preference will be given to candidates with expertise in curriculum development, use of innovative instructional methods, and significant grant writing experience. Current research in the fields identified is required. Candidates should have good communication skills and the ability to work well as part of a team.


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


Visit, access the employment page, log in or create a new user account, and search for this vacancy using the Job ID or Title. Select "Apply Now" and provide the requested information. Candidates should provide a cover letter summarizing teaching philosophy, statement of scholarly interests, CV/resume and letters of recommendation.

Candidates should provide a CV/resume and statement of scholarly interests.


Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Review of resumes may begin January 26, 2017.


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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: NYC College of Technology

Job Title: Assistant Professor - Medical Informatics (Biological Sciences Department)

Job ID: 16241

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


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