Assistant Professor - Art History

New York City, New York (Manhattan) County
May 08, 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: 9919

Regular/Temporary: Regular


New York City College of Technology, a comprehensive college of over 16,000 students in downtown Brooklyn, offering associate and baccalaureate degrees, invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in the department of Humanities - Art History, to begin during the 2014-15 academic year. The region of specialization within Asia is open to any geographic area or historical period. Candidates with a secondary expertise in Islamic art are strongly preferred. The position requires a commitment to undergraduate teaching, research, and other scholarly pursuits, service to the college/university, and student advisement. The candidate hired will be expected to participate actively and collaboratively in both department level efforts and College-wide initiatives, assisting in the creation/development/assessment of department curricula, meeting administrative deadlines, and conducting advisement of students as assigned.

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


Ph.D. in Art History required. The preferred candidate would have also a minimum of 2 years' college level teaching experience in the areas of expertise and introductory art history surveys. 

Also required are the ability to teach successfully, demonstrated scholarship or achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.


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.


Requested Materials:  Curriculum Vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and writing sample.

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Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, with review of applications to begin 1/31/14.


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