Assistant Professor - Communication Arts & Sci.s (2 positions)

New York City, New York (Manhattan) County
Feb 11, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
The City University of New York (CUNY) is the nation's leading urban public university serving more than 480,000 students in a wide range of educational programs at 24 colleges and institutions in New York City.
Job ID: 9476

Regular/Temporary: Regular


Performs teaching, research and guidance duties in area(s) of expertise. Shares responsibility for committee and department assignments including administrative, supervisory, and other functions.

Teaches a broad range of Communication, Theatre, Film, and Media Studies courses including Interpersonal Communication, Introduction to Film, Introduction to Theatre, Introduction to Mass Communication, and Public Speaking.

Full-time tenure track Generalist teaches courses such as Interpersonal Communication, Introduction to Film, Introduction to Theatre, Introduction to Mass Communication, Oral Interpretation, Small Group Communication, Introduction to Acting, World Cinema, African American, and Puerto Rican Rhetoric and Public Speaking.


Ph.D. degree in area(s) of experience or equivalent. Also required are the ability to teach successfully, demonstrated scholarship or achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.

Ph.D. in Communication, Film, Theatre or Media Studies required. Minimum of 3 years college teaching experience. Extensive experience in instructional technology preferred. Grant writing a plus. Flexible for evening and weekend work.


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.

$42,873 - $74,133; commensurate with qualifications and experience.


Applicants must apply online by accessing the CUNY website at and navigating to the following links: "Employment", "Search for job listings", Job ID # 9476. Please attach resume, cover letter, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three professional references. Please upload all documents as one file. Please do not include any other documentation.

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


March 10, 2014 (Search reopened - Existing applicants do not need to apply)


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