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Faculty Open Rank- Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Medical Lab Sciences, Biochemistry

Hunter College
New York City, New York
Salary commensurate with education and experience
Posted Date
Apr 18, 2023

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Position Type
Faculty Positions
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Job Title

Faculty Open Rank- Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Medical Lab Sciences, Biochemistry

Job ID 26584

Location Hunter College

Full/Part Time Full-Time

Regular/Temporary Regular


The Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences at Hunter College of the City University of New York invites applicants for an open-rank, full-time, tenure-track or tenured professorial position. The anticipated start date is August 2023.

The Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences prepares undergraduate majors to become laboratory professionals, (including NYS licensed clinical laboratory technologists and biomedical research assistants) and to attend graduate (Masters/PhD) and professional schools (e.g., medical, dental). It also offers three graduate programs, a Master’s in Biomedical Laboratory Management, an Advanced Certificate in Medical Laboratory Technology and an Advanced Certificate in Cytotechnology.

The successful candidate is expected to have a strong teaching and research background in the biomedical sciences. A background in the clinical (diagnostic) laboratory is a plus.

Responsibilities include teaching one semester of a two semester undergraduate course in Clinical Biochemistry (lecture and lab) and at least one other undergraduate course (lab or lecture) in subjects, such as Immunohematology, Physiology, Immunology, Hematology or Cell and Tissue Culture, or a course in one of our graduate programs, such as Concepts of Disease: Diagnostic Strategies or Emerging Lab Technology. Other responsibilities include establishing an active and well-funded research program, mentoring research students, advising students, participating on committees and performing administrative or supervisory functions. Opportunities are available for research collaboration within the department and in the nearby biomedical community. Visit the departmental website for more details


For Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor:

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 qualifications:

  • Ph.D. degree in biochemistry or a related area of biomedical science
  • Experience teaching biochemistry at the undergraduate or graduate level
  • A strong publication record in the recent peer reviewed literature
  • An established ongoing research program with funding potential

 Other qualifications (desired but not required):

  • Background in the clinical (diagnostic) laboratory at any level
  • Background or experience in immunohematology or hematology
  • Experience in educational or laboratory administration

Candidates with a strong and sustained track record of peer reviewed publications, external research funding, leadership skills and national recognition will be considered for the rank of Associate or Full Professor.


Candidates will be required to provide proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 upon commencing employment. Exemption (medical or religious) requests to this requirement will be considered in accordance with applicable law. Being fully vaccinated is defined for this purpose as being at least two weeks past their final dose of an authorized COVID-19 vaccine regimen. Final candidates must be fully vaccinated as of their first day of employment.


Salary commensurate with education 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.

Assistant Professor: $52,267 – $99,532
Associate Professor: $67,784 – $117,805
Full Professor: $83,878 - $141,858


Applications must be submitted online by accessing the CUNY Portal on City University of New York job website To search for this vacancy, click on SEARCH ALL POSTINGS and in SEARCH JOBS field, enter the Job Opening ID number 26584
Click on the "APPLY NOW" button and follow the application instructions. Current users of the site should access their established accounts; new users should follow the instructions to set up an account. 
Please have your documents available to attach into the application before you begin. Note, the required material must be uploaded as ONE document under CV/ Resume (do not upload individual files for a cover letter, references, etc.). The document must be in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf, or text format- and name of file should not exceed ten (10) characters – also DO NOT USE SYMBOLS (such as accents (é, è, (â, î or ô), ñ, ü, ï , –, _ or ç)).
Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Please include:

  • Cover letter that includes a description of teaching experience and research interests
  • Curriculum Vitae/Resume
  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy (including summaries of teaching evaluations if possible)
  • A maximum of 3 representative publications
  • Names and contact information (must include email addresses) of 3 references, who are familiar with the candidate’s teaching experience and research, and can be contacted for letters of recommendation

Upload all documents as ONE single file-- PDF format preferred.

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The search will remain open until the position is filled. 


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