Lecturer - Accounting

Queens, NY
May 03, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


The Department of Accounting and Information Systems of Queens College of the City University of New York seeks a CCE track full time lecturer commencing January 2018, whose primary instructional responsibilities will be to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in one or more of the following areas: taxation, financial accounting, managerial accounting, and auditing, as well as possibly, accounting information systems, governmental and not for profit accounting. The applicant will also be required to develop and implement a new MS Tax Program.

In addition to the teaching responsibilities indicated above, which may include evenings and weekends, the successful candidate is expected to assist the needs of the Department in the areas of administration, student advisement, etc. The College expects faculty participation in its diverse activities and a commitment to render service to the College and the profession as well.

The Department is one of the largest at the College. With approximately 1700 declared undergraduate majors, it offers a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting. In addition to the standard schedule of day classes, the Department offers a full evening program as well as a full weekend program allowing students substantial flexibility in scheduling classes based on their family and work related responsibilities. The Department also offers a Master of Science degree in Accounting, which is registered with New York State, and fulfills the educational requirements necessary in order to receive a license as a Certified Public Accountant in New York. Approximately 200 students attend this program on either a full time or part time basis.

Often referred to as "the jewel of the CUNY system," Queens College is a place of contrasts: An urban school in a suburban setting, where a large and diverse student body receives personalized attention. This formula has made us one of New York's premier educational institutions.

With a mission to prepare students to become leading citizens of an increasingly global society, we offer a rigorous education in the liberal arts and sciences under the guidance of a faculty dedicated to both teaching and research. Our liberal arts, science, and pre-professional programs earn us high rankings in prestigious college guides such as The Princeton Review America's Best Value Colleges. Our students graduate with the ability to think critically, address complex problems, explore various cultures, use modern technologies and information resources, and have won prominence in nearly every field


A Bachelor's degree in accounting/information systems or a related discipline along with a CPA designation required as well. Strong preference will be given to those with a Master's degree or JD who have at least 2 years of documented teaching excellence at the college level. The ability to communicate well orally and in writing with a student population that is one of the most ethnically diverse in the United States is essential.


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.


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Open until filled with resume review to begin May 31, 2017.


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Location: Queens College

Job Title: Lecturer - Accounting

Job ID: 16688

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


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