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The Centro de Estudios Puertorriqueños (Centro) seeks a Distinguished Lecturer

Monday, July 11th, 2011

GENERAL DUTIES
Distinguished Lecturers are experienced practitioners or teachers in their professions or fields of expertise. Distinguished Lecturer positions are full-time but non-tenure track positions with a maximum appointment period of seven years, subject to annual reappointment.
CAMPUS SPECIFIC INFORMATION
The Centro de Estudios Puertorriqueños (Centro)/Hunter College, the only university-based research institute in the United States devoted to the interdisciplinary study of the Puerto Rican experience, seeks a Distinguished Lecturer with research expertise in any one of the wide range of disciplines within history, education, media studies, the humanities, the social sciences or behavioral sciences, including those interdisciplinary in nature, to complement its current research capacity. The successful candidate will have a Centro appointment with primary responsibility for research, administration and a reduced teaching load.
QUALIFICATIONS
– Applicants are expected to have a PhD or a terminal degree when appropriate in any one of the wide range of disciplines mentioned above, and a record of achievements in his/her field of expertise – Effective teaching, strong scholarship, and collegial involvement
– Substantial knowledge in Puerto Rican studies – Interest in community based and policy research is highly desirable and welcome – A successful sponsored research track record, administrative experience, and complementarities to Centro’s mission and research agenda are highly desirable.

For additional information, see link below.

Distinguished Lecturer PVN 6-9-11 handout

Changing the Way We Socialize Doctoral Students

Friday, January 14th, 2011


The Chronicle of Higher Education
By Leonard Cassuto

“This month’s column begins with the career of an academic I’ll call “Jack.” It ends in the classroom of a professional development seminar—a place where more graduate students need to be.”

For the complete transcript see the link: http://chronicle.com/article/Changing-the-Way-We-Socialize/125892

Dean of Education Search at Lehman College CUNY

Thursday, January 13th, 2011

http://www.lehman.edu/provost/documents/Dean-Education.pdf

Position Profile (Anticipated Start Date July 1, 2011)

Lehman College is a recognized leader in New York City’s teacher preparation reform movement. Its commitment to public education is College-wide, involving departments and faculty across the arts, humanities, sciences and education, and is further reflected in its collaborative efforts with the public school sector. Lehman College provides exceptional educational opportunities while embracing diversity and actively engaging students in their academic, personal, and professional development. Lehman has participated in the creation of ten small high schools, sponsors numerous school partnerships, coordinates a network of professional development schools and is the home of highly effective outreach programs that support schoolchildren, teachers, counselors, and administrators in the Bronx and throughout the City. In addition, Lehman College enjoys a record of successful grant funding for education- based projects reflected in faculty scholarly activities and professional development, most recently illustrated by the award of $7.66 million in a highly competitive, federal Teacher Quality Partnership (TQP) grant.

For a complete description of the advertised position, please refer to the link
http://www.lehman.edu/provost/documents/Dean-Education.pdf

Distinguished Lecturer – Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Job Description

Thursday, October 14th, 2010

Job Description

Job Title: Distinguished Lecturer – Center for Puerto Rican Studies

Job ID: 3517

Location: Hunter College

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

GENERAL DUTIES

Performs teaching duties in area(s) of expertise as noted below. Distinguished Lecturers are experienced practitioners or teachers in their professions or fields of expertise. Distinguished Lecturer positions are full-time but non-tenure track positions with a maximum appointment period of seven years, subject to annual reappointment.

CONTRACT TITLE  Distinguished Lecturer

FLSA Exempt

CAMPUS SPECIFIC INFORMATION

The Centro de Estudios Puertorriqueños (Centro) is the only University-based research institute in the United States devoted to the interdisciplinary study of the Puerto Rican experience. The successful candidate will have a Centro appointment with primary responsibility for research, administration and a reduced teaching load.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor’s degree and a record of achievement in a profession or field of expertise related to anticipated teaching assignments. Also required is the ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS

The Centro de Estudios Puertorriqueños seeks a Distinguished Lecturer with research expertise in any one of the wide range of disciplines within history, the social sciences or behavioral sciences, including those interdisciplinary in nature, to complement its current research capacity. Preference will be given to applicants with: – A PhD in the social sciences, planning, policy or related areas and a record of achievements in his/her field of expertise – Effective teaching, strong scholarship, and collegial involvement – Substantial knowledge in Puerto Rican studies – Interest in community based and policy research is highly desirable and welcome – A successful sponsored research track record, administrative experience, and complementarities to Centro’s mission and research agenda are highly desirable

COMPENSATION

Commensurate with qualifications and experience within the salary range for that title ($40,844-$97,694)

BENEFITS

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

ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY MAIL, FAX OR EMAIL. DO NOT APPLY ON LINE AT THIS JOB BOARD. Qualified applicants should send a letter of interest, a CV, a relevant writing sample of no more than 25 pages and a list of three references to:

José deJesús, Associate Director for Administration

Centro de Estudios Puertorriqueños

Hunter College

695 Park Avenue New York , NY 10065

jdejesus@hunter.cuny.edu

Fax: 212- 650-3673

CLOSING DATE

The committee will begin reviewing applications October 26, 2010 and will remain open until filled.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

The City University of New York is an Equal Opportunity Employer which complies with all applicable laws and regulations, and encourages inclusive excellence in its employment practices.


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