Instructor or Assistant Professor - Accounting (Business Department) Multiple Positions

Job Type

Full Time


Details: Commensurate with experience and qualifications



Application Deadline



222-05 56th Ave.
United States


The Business Department at Queensborough Community College invites applications for the position of Instructor or Assistant Professor in Accounting. The candidate will perform teaching, research and guidance duties in area(s) of expertise as noted below. Shares responsibility for committee and department assignments, performing administrative, supervisory, and other functions as may be assigned.

As a community college in the CUNY system, our diverse student population primarily take general education and lower division courses often for university transfer. Contractual teaching load is 26 contact hours for the 2019 academic year (typically 3 - 4 course sections per semester); summer optional. Faculty on Assistant Professor tenure track receive reassigned time to pursue scholarship.

CUNY is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the diversity of its workforce. It welcomes nominations of, and applications from members of protected groups including minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities, as well as others who would bring additional perspectives to the university’s mission. Candidates with demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusiveness through their research, teaching and/or service are also encouraged to apply. One of the Queensborough Community College’s greatest strengths, and a necessary element of excellence, is the diversity of our community. We strive to attract and nurture a talented and diverse faculty and staff that proudly reflect the unique character of the local Queens community, the most diverse county in the United States.

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Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses and conducting scholarly research that generates professional conference presentations and publications in peer review journals. The candidate is expected to participate in and contribute to departmental and College activities including committees, course and program assessment, curriculum development, pedagogical initiatives and preparation of grants. The candidate will also provide academic advisement and contribute to student activities sponsored by the department. For faculty in Instructor title, documented progress towards completion of a Doctorate or CPA license is required for continued appointment. For faculty in Assistant Professor rank, continued scholarly activities are required for tenure and promotion. Evening or weekend teaching may be required. Position to start in Spring 2019, or Fall 2019.

The Business Department offers several programs including an AAS in Accounting, an AS in Accounting for Forensic Accounting Dual/Joint with John Jay, and an AS in Business Administration. All programs offered by the Business Department are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). The Business Department lecture rooms have podiums which include a computer and document camera which can be used in lecture presentations to display information on a large screen. Furthermore, the Department maintains modern computer laboratory rooms which contain state-of- the-art, well maintained equipment.

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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.      

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

Doctorate (PhD)

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