Lecturer in English (2 positions) - CUNY York College
Position begins Fall 2010. York College, located in Southeast Queens, is an EEO/AA/IRCA/ADA employer and welcomes applications from underrepresented groups. Send letter of application, curriculum vitae and two writing samples to attention Prof. James Papa, Chair – Lecturer Search Committee, English Dept., York College/CUNY, 94-20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd., Jamaica, NY 11451. Indicate Job ID # 2118. --- I'm adding the following information to the official posting found on MLA
- Lecturers in the City University system work towards a Certificate of Continuous Employment, a form of employment security that might be likened to tenure. (5 year process)
- Lecturers teach a 27-hour load/year; Composition courses are 4 hour/credit courses.
- The English department is growing, with more than 6 faculty (Assistant Professor and Lecturer) added in the last 3 years, and searches for 4 more this year. A new Journalism major is drawing a large number of majors to the department.