Job ID: 6102
Contract Title: Lecturer
Location: Queensborough Community College
Issue Date: July 12 2012
Closing Date: September 12 2012
Performs teaching and related faculty functions in area(s) of expertise as noted below.
Campus Specific Information:
The Chemistry Department at Queensborough Community College of the City University of New York (CUNY) is accepting applications for a tenure-track faculty member at the rank of Lecturer with expertise in any field of Chemistry to begin in the spring 2013 semester. The successful candidate will teach lectures and labs in various General Chemistry courses, Chemistry and the Arts, and possibly Organic Chemistry. In addition, faculty are expected to provide academic advisement and assistance to students during the semester and as part of the registration process; and to participate in Departmental and College activities including committees, curriculum development, and assessment. The successful candidate may be required to teach some evening and/or weekend classes. Summer teaching is available.
We offer Associate Degrees in Liberal Arts and Sciences, a Dual/Joint A.S. degree in Science for Forensics (Queensborough)/B.S. in Forensic Science (John Jay College of Criminal Justice), as well as a Dual/Joint A.S. degree in Chemistry/B.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences between Queensborough and York College. The Chemistry Department has up to date laboratory facilities for faculty-student research, including two instrumentation labs [90MHz FT-NMR, GC-MS, HPLC, Radial Chromatography (Chromatotron), UV-Vis Spectrometer, FT-IR Spectrometer, Elemental Analyzer (CHNS), SEM, X-ray fluorescence Spectrometer, Polarimeter, Microwave Reactor, Flash Chromatography System], as well as four teaching labs. Our research students routinely make oral and poster presentations at local, regional, and national ACS conferences.
Queensborough Community College is committed to a diverse work environment that reflects the multicultural makeup of our student body. For more information, visit www.qcc.cuny.edu/chemistry.
A Bachelor's degree area(s) of expertise and other qualifications noted below as being necessary for satisfactory performance of job duties. Also required is the ability to teach successfully.
Master's degree in Chemistry required. Teaching experience and the ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution are required. Demonstrated experience teaching general chemistry lectures and labs, using educational technology, and working with diverse populations preferred.
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
CUNY offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees and eligible dependents based on job title and classification. Employees are also offered pension and Tax-Deferred Savings Plans. Part-time employees must meet a weekly or semester work hour criteria to be eligible for health benefits. Health benefits are also extended to retirees who meet the eligibility criteria.
How To Apply:
To apply, please log on to www.cuny.edu. Navigate to Employment, click on application for employment, and then log into the applicant tracking program Job Postings on CUNY First. Current users of the site should access their established accounts; new users should click on the appropriate link to register. Applications should be submitted through CUNY First. Applicants must attach a cover letter, and resume or curriculum vitae. Resume, cover letter, and any supporting documents should be uploaded as a single document. Please follow instructions under How to Apply Online.
Equal Employment Opportunity:
We are committed to enhancing our diverse academic community by actively encouraging people with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women to apply. We take pride in our pluralistic community and continue to seek excellence through diversity and inclusion. EO/AA Employer.