CUNY-City College of New York, Mathematics Department

Position ID: CCNY-CHAIRCCNY [#18900]
Position Title: Math Department Chair
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: New York, New York 10031, United States [map]
Subject Area: All Areas of Pure and Applied Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2021/12/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2021/11/04, finished 2022/06/04, listed until 2022/05/04)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Mathematics Department at the City College of New York seeks a tenured Full Professor and Department Chair to lead a large urban mathematics department. The department has a strong research community, and has expertise in multiple research areas. The department's instructional mission includes addressing the needs of thousands of students, ranging from general-education students, to undergraduates majoring in engineering, science, and mathematics, as well as graduate students. 

The City College of New York is the flagship campus of the City University of New York system, the largest urban university system in the nation. The college has a diverse student body and a long tradition of training students who are the first in their families to attend college. CCNY has a graduate program in Mathematics at a Master’s degree level. Many CCNY Mathematics faculty teach and supervise doctoral-level mathematics students through appointments at the CUNY Graduate Center. The Professor and Chair will share responsibility for committee and department assignments including administrative, supervisory, and other functions. Further information about the department can be found here:

QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. degree in Mathematics or a related field.  The ideal candidate should have demonstrated a strong commitment to research and education in mathematics and a clear interest in leading a mathematics department in an institution with a diverse student body. Specifically, the research record must be consistent with appointment at the rank of Full Professor and the teaching experience should include both undergraduate and graduate mathematics courses. The area of mathematical research expertise is open and may be in any branch of pure or applied mathematics. At least ten years post-PhD experience in a mathematical research environment is required. Also required are the ability to teach successfully, demonstrated scholarship or achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.

COMPENSATION: 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: All applications must be submitted online both at and at CUNYFirst, Job ID: 22971 ( Only applications also submitted through the CUNY page can be considered for this position.

A complete application at MathJobs will include:

(1) Cover Letter 
 (2) Curriculum Vitae including Publication List and Administrative Experience 
 (3) Statement detailing teaching and research interests 
 (4) Statement of Leadership and Vision for a Mathematics Department  (5) Statement of Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
 (6) Names and contact information for four professional references

The references will be contacted only with the candidate's permission and prior to scheduling a campus interview.

CLOSING DATE: Open until filled with review of applications beginning December 1, 2021.


EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: 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.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
NAC 8/133
160 Convent Avenue
New York, NY 10031