CUNY Assistant Professor - Hotel Operations (Hospitality Management Department) in Brooklyn, New York
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New York City College of Technology (City Tech) of the City University of New York (CUNY) is a comprehensive college of over 17,000 students in downtown Brooklyn, offering associate and baccalaureate degree in technology and health related degree programs, other career-oriented degrees and liberal arts transfer degrees in its Schools of Arts and Sciences, Technology and Design, and Professional Studies. We are the largest public college of technology in New York State and exceptional in that we go beyond traditional class offerings to create a high-tech, hands-on educational experience for our students, to prepare them for a rapidly changing world. For the last five years City Tech has been among the leaders in the diversity of the students it serves among all Comprehensive Colleges/Bachelor’s (North) in the annual survey by U.S. News and World Report. Students and faculty are from more than 120 countries and speak more than 85 languages, with many students the first in their families to attend college.
City Tech invites applications for a tenure track position at the assistant professor level for our Department of Hospitality Management, to begin during the 2019-2020 academic year. The Department of Hospitality Management is recognized internationally as the premier hospitality management program of the City University of New York. The department is accredited by ACPHA and offers both associate and bachelor’s degrees.
The candidate should have a history of significant hotel operations experience. In addition to teaching, this position offers an opportunity to develop curriculum and programs in a dynamic and highly regarded department with strong links to industry.
Teach courses in the diverse segments of the Hospitality Management curriculum including, but not limited to: hotel and resort management, lodging operations, research methods, financial management, legal, environment, and/or workforce management
Engage in program development, recruitment, and student advisement. Committee participation is expected, as well as other department, college, university and/or community projects.
Day, evening, and weekend curriculum and department duties may be required.
Continued professional growth and scholarly contributions to the field are expected.
Minimum qualifications are a Master’s Degree with at least 5 years of post-degree employment in hotel operations.
Doctorate degree with record of research and grant activity.
Significant hospitality management industry experience (10+ years preferred)
Higher education teaching experience as well as knowledge of accreditation process and assessment.
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.
HOW TO APPLY
Visit www.cuny.edu to access the employment page, log in or create a new user account, and search for this vacancy using the Job ID or Title. Select "Apply Now" and provide the requested information. Candidates should provide a cover letter summarizing experience, CV/resume and letters of recommendation.
Candidates should provide a CV/resume and statement of scholarly interests.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, with review of applications to begin February 18, 2019.
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Job Title: Assistant Professor - Hotel Operations (Hospitality Management Department)
Job ID: 20122
Location: NYC College of Technology
Full/Part Time: Full-Time