Distinguished Lecturer - School Leadership (Curriculum and Teaching)
September 19, 2018
New York, New York
Distinguished Lecturer, $45,75
Higher Education Institution
FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT
The School of Education of Hunter College-CUNY invites applications for a Distinguished Lecturer position in the Department of Curriculum and Teaching teaching and working in the Administration and Supervision (SBL/SDL) program, effective Fall 2018. The college places a high priority on research and teaching excellence with an expectation that the candidate will also be active in their professional field. The School of Education offers leadership programs for aspiring principals and district leaders through a master’s degree, advanced certificate, and partnership programs.
Distinguished lecturers are experienced practitioners or teachers in their professions or fields of expertise. It shall be their responsibility to teach in their areas of expertise.
Applicants will be expected to: teach graduate courses; conduct research and publish scholarly writing; supervise students in field placements; develop and maintain relationships with the NYCDOE, its schools, and other relevant organizations; advise graduate students; serve on department, school of education, college, and university committees; develop training and/or research grant proposals; and demonstrate leadership in the field.
HOW TO APPLY
Applications must be submitted on-line by accessing the CUNY Portal on City University of New York job website (http://www.cuny.edu/employment.html) and following the CUNYfirst Job System Instructions. Current users of the site should access their established accounts; new users should follow the instructions to set up an account. To search for this vacancy, click on Search Job Listings, select More Options To Search For CUNY Jobs and enter the Job Opening ID number-19336. The required material, as stated on the CUNYfirst vacancy notice, for the application package must be uploaded as ONE file in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf, or text format. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Open until filled with review of applications to begin September 30, 2018.
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EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.
Bachelor's degree and a record of achievement in a profession or field of expertise related to teaching assignments. Also required is the ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.
The preferred candidate will hold a doctorate in Education, Educational Leadership, Administration, and/or Management, or a closely related field and have substantial employment experience as an educational leader. Desirable areas of emphasis include school improvement, instructional leadership, professional development, data-driven decision making, K-12 curriculum, and school-community dynamics. Experience with private sector schooling, the New York City context, and/or educational technology is highly desirable.
In addition, applicants should have strong evidence and potential for external grant funding, evidence of promising research and scholarly activity, university teaching and supervisory experience, competence in technology as an educational tool, and a commitment to work in multicultural and urban education settings.
Additional Salary Information: CUNY offers a competitive compensation and benefits package to its faculty, 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.
Internal Number: 19336
Hunter College, located in the heart of Manhattan, is the largest college in the City University of New York (CUNY). Founded in 1870, it is also one of the oldest public colleges in the country. More than 23,000 students currently attend Hunter, pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees in more than 170 areas of study.Hunter's student body is as diverse as New York City itself. For more than 140 years, Hunter has provided educational opportunities for women and minorities, and today, students from every walk of life and every corner of the world attend Hunter.The success of Hunter students is largely due to the dedication and expertise of the Hunter faculty. With more than 1,800 full- and part-time members, the faculty is virtually unparalleled in its breadth of scholarship and artistic achievement. Many of the nation's top scholars are drawn to Hunter by its diverse and uniquely engaged student body, by the abundance of academic resources in New York, and by ever-growing opportunities for teaching and research. At Hunter, they receive prestigious national grants, contribute to the world's leading academic journals, and play major roles in cutting-edge research. They are fighting cancer, formulating public policy, enhancing our culture, advancing technology, and more.