Faculty Position: Hunter College (CUNY), Dept. of Sociology

The Department of Sociology of Hunter College of the City University of New York (CUNY) seeks to fill one open rank Professor position beginning in September 2020 with a sociologist with demonstrated expertise in health and medical sociology.  We are located in New York City, and offer a liberal arts major as well as a master’s program to a large, diverse and vibrant student body. Hunter College is one of the eleven senior colleges of the City University of New York with close to 20,000 students and the Department has over 650 majors.


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


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 submit a cover letter; curriculum vita; the names, positions and contact information for three current references; and a statement of scholarship interests on-line by accessing the CUNY Portal on the City University of New York job website http://cuny.edu/employment.html and navigating to Careers at CUNYFirst.  From our job posting system, select “Apply Now”, create or log in to a user account, and provide the requested information.

CLOSING DATE: The committee will begin reviewing applications on October 7. 2019.


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.