Rhet./Comp Assistant Professor Position – CUNY Kingsborough

Tenure-line positions in Comp Rhet at Kingsborough Community College, on the beach in beautiful Brooklyn!

The English Department at Kingsborough Community College seeks two (2) full-time composition/rhetoric specialists at the Assistant Professor rank for the 2019-2020 academic year. Candidates should be prepared to teach first-year composition and developmental English courses, literature offerings, and other electives, as needed. Evidence of on-going scholarly activity in composition and related fields is required, as well as an ability to work collaboratively with others in a large, active department that serves a diverse student population.

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


Ph.D. degree in area(s) of experience or equivalent. Also required are the ability to teach successfully, demonstrated scholarship or achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.

Preferred: A Ph.D. in English with specialty in composition or English Education is required.


$47,340 – $84,354.Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

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.


Visit www.cuny.edu, access the employment page, log in or create a new user account, and search for this vacancy using the Job ID 20118 or Title. Select “Apply Now” and provide the requested information.

Candidates should provide a CV/resume and statement of scholarly interests.


March 1, 2019.


CUNY Job Posting: Faculty


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.

Job Title: Assistant Professor – English Composition/English Education Specialist (2 Positions)

Job ID: 20118

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