Baruch College — Assistant Professor, Political Science

Job Description:
Baruch College’s Political Science Department invites applications for a tenure track position as assistant professor in the subfield of Comparative Politics, open with regard to geographic or thematic area of specialization. The position will begin in the Fall semester 2022.

Baruch, a senior college of the City University of New York (CUNY), is located in the historic Gramercy Park/Flatiron district of Manhattan. Baruch has an extremely diverse student body of more than 18,000, many of them first-generation college students. We seek faculty who thrive in multicultural academic environments and are committed to access and excellence in higher education.

Duties include: Performs teaching, research and guidance duties in area(s) of expertise. Shares responsibility for committee and department assignments including administrative, supervisory, and other functions.

Compensation and Benefits:
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.

Candidates must have a PhD in Political Science or closely related field at time of appointment and an active research agenda. Also required are the ability to teach successfully, demonstrated scholarship or achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.

How to Apply:
Go to the CUNY website to see the complete position description and job requirements in CUNYfirst under Job Opening ID #23341.  You can view and apply for this job in CUNYfirst via the following direct link to the posting

Candidates must provide a cover letter describing research and teaching interests and commitment to diversity; CV; writing samples, and (if applicable) any formal evaluations of teaching performance.

Emailed or hard copy applications will not be considered.

Closing Date:
For full consideration, all materials, must be received by January 14, 2022.

EEO Statement:
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.