Faculty – Culinary Arts

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Faculty – Culinary Arts

Full-Time Position
Posted: January 16, 2019

Full-time, Tenure Track Position.

SUNY Sullivan is seeking full-time Chef/Culinary Arts Instructor for a tenure-track appointment. Applicants should have knowledge of production of food and bakery items with a quality standard for commercial outlets, the whole food lifecycle from farm to table, sustainable food production systems, value-added food production, utilization of our on-campus organic farm, safe and sanitary commercial kitchen procedures, and experience in both Culinary and Pastry Arts. The applicant should possess 5-10 years’ experience in commercial food and beverage industries and previous teaching experience is a plus.


The ideal candidate will be a culinary expert committed to both the art of cooking and innovative teaching grounded in sustainable food practices, bakery production, and commercial food production. Her/his insights on integrating locally grown and produced food into private, institutional, and professional menus so as to offer creative, nutritious and healthful eating options will inspire students and the community to make thoughtful connections between farm production, food processing, artisanal products and cuisine.

The successful candidate will provide high-quality instruction in all levels of courses within the Professional Chef AAS, Culinary Arts AOS and Pastry Arts AOS programs.

  • A minimum of five years of culinary industry experience and a culinary-arts related Associate’s degree
  • Previous experience in a teaching/training environment
  • Familiarity with local and seasonal sourcing practices and Farm-to-Table cuisine
  • Familiarity with baking production or willing to engage in professional development in the kitchen
  • Bachelor’s degree with 2 years concentration in culinary arts

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled; however, we encourage candidates to submit all required materials immediately. Salary will vary dependent upon rank. The minimum hiring range for this position is $45,000 based on a 30-week academic teaching schedule. To be considered, please forward your cover letter, resume, and the name, address and telephone number of three (3) professional references to:

[email protected]




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Posted: 12/25/2018
Application Due: 9/2/2019
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