Lecturer - Education (Education and Language Acquisition)

Location
New York City, New York (Manhattan) County
Posted
Mar 25, 2014
Special Filters
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: 10248

Regular/Temporary: Regular

FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

The Department of Education and Language Acquisition is seeking to fill a position for a lecturer in education. This position does not convert to tenure track line.  After five years of quality performance, lecturers apply for a Certificate of Continuous Employment (CCE).

The candidate will be responsible for teaching undergraduate courses in the Education Program. 

The successful candidate will also be expected to advise and mentor students, supervise fieldwork, and participate in programmatic assessment. The candidate must have at least 3 years of college-level teaching experience in an urban setting. Preference will be given to a candidate who has experience in teaching public schools, arts, curriculum development, ePortfolio, assessment, student advisement, working knowledge of transfer, field observations, and program coordination. Evidence of superior teaching is expected. The candidate will also be expected to be actively involved in scholarly and professional development activities.

LaGuardia Community College located in Long Island City, Queens, was founded in 1971 as a bold experiment in opening the doors of higher education to all, and we proudly carry forward that legacy today. LaGuardia educates students through over 50 degree, certificate and continuing education programs, providing an inspiring place for students to achieve their dreams. Upon graduation, LaGuardia students' lives are transformed as family income increases by 17%, and students transfer to four-year colleges at three times the national average. Part of the City University of New York (CUNY), LaGuardia is a nationally recognized leader among community colleges for boundary-breaking success educating underserved students. At LaGuardia, we imagine new ideas, create new curricula and pioneer programs to make our community and our country stronger. Visit www.laguardia.edu to learn more.

QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education, Secondary Education, or related fields (e.g., Reading Education, Curriculum and Instruction, Social Foundations of Education) is required. Preference will be given to a candidate who has a Master's in similar fields or has completed a substantial amount of coursework in a doctoral program.

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.

Salary commensurate with education and experience.

HOW TO APPLY

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CLOSING DATE

05/23/2014

JOB SEARCH CATEGORY

CUNY Job Posting: Faculty

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

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