Assistant Professor - Chemistry

New York City, New York (Manhattan) County
Jul 09, 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: 9363

Regular/Temporary: Regular


New York City College of Technology, a comprehensive college of 17,000 students in downtown Brooklyn, offering associate and baccalaureate degrees, invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level, to begin during the 2014-15 academic year. The position requires a commitment to teaching, research and other scholarly pursuits, service to the college, and student advisement. Research work with undergraduate students in an area of applied chemical science is strongly encouraged.

The successful candidate will be expected to prepare and present lectures in general chemistry and to develop a new course for advanced undergraduate students in the candidate's field of expertise. Furthermore, he or she will be expected to develop a research program that will involve undergraduate students and that is likely to receive external funding. City Tech offers opportunity for professional development through collaborations with the College's various science and engineering departments and with those of the larger CUNY community.

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 chemistry or pharmaceutical science is required, as is demonstrated teaching experience. Postdoctoral or industry experience in a field of applied chemical science is desirable.

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.


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


Applications accepted until the position is filled.  Review of resumes to begin 1/


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