Instructor or Assistant Professor - Physical Education (Health, Physical Education & Dance)

Job ID: 6973

Location: Queensborough Community College

Department: Health, Physical Education and Dance

Category: Faculty

Issue Date: February 19 2013

Closing Date: April 26 2013

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Faculty Vacancy Announcement:

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

About the Queensborough Community College Department of Health, Physical Education and Dance: The Department offers required and elective classes in health education and physical education for a number of degree programs at the College. The Department sponsors an A.A.S. degree in Massage Therapy and the Dance Concentration in the A.S. degree in Visual and Performing Arts. The Athletic program includes competitive team sports. For more information, please see the department's website at

Queensborough is seeking a Physical Education Instructor or Assistant Professor. The candidate will teach a broad range of team sports and individual sports. The candidate may teach PE 900 Series Intercollegiate Athletic Competition courses. Participation in department committees, academic advisement, program development and assessment required. The candidate must be willing to become part of the culture of the College in terms of taking part in College committees and initiatives that carry out the mission of the College.

For Instructor title: scholarly activities are required for continued appointment; for Assistant Professor title: scholarly activities are required for tenure and promotion. Evening and/or weekend schedules may be required. 


Master's Degree, strongly preferred in Physical Education or related field, is required for appointment as Instructor.  Doctoral Degree in Physical Education or related field is required for appointment as Assistant Professor. Also required are the ability to teach successfully, demonstrated scholarship or achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution. College teaching experience, in a broad range of appropriate courses, is also required. Experience with program development, assessment and multi-cultural populations preferred. 


Salary will be commensurate with 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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