Lecturer (Non-tenure track) - Psychology

New York City, New York (Manhattan) County
Apr 29, 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: 10454

Regular/Temporary: Regular


The Department of Psychology of the City College of New York (CCNY) invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track faculty position at the rank of Lecturer to begin September 2014.  The College, located in Harlem, serves a highly diverse student body.  The CCNY Psychology Department has a longstanding commitment to providing its undergraduate and graduate students with an outstanding education and career services.  The ideal candidate is responsible for teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, primarily at an introductory level, providing academic and career advisement to students, and developing and supervising student internships/placements in business settings.  Preference is given to candidates experienced in teaching at the interface of psychology and business, including courses in industrial and organizational psychology, personnel psychology, and marketing and consumer research.  The annual load is 27 contact hours per year (averaging 13.5 hours per week each semester).  Reappointment in this position for five years confers a CUNY Certificate of Continuous Employment.


Bachelor's degree is the minimum requirement for the Lecturer title.  M.A. or M.S. in Psychology or a related field and a minimum of two (2) years of teaching experience at the college level preferred.  Evidence of and commitment to excellence in teaching are required.  The candidate should also be able to work effectively in a diverse student and faculty environment.


Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

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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Candidates should upload a C.V. and a statement detailing teaching and related interests.  In addition to applying online, please send the previous documents and have three (3) letters of reference, including two addressing teaching qualifications, sent to:
Robert D. Melara, Chairperson
Department of Psychology
City College of New York
NAC 7/120
160 Convent Avenue
New York, NY 10031


Open until filled with review of applications to begin April 15, 2014.


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