Faculty Positions

MARYMOUNT MANHATTAN COLLEGE, an urban, independent, liberal arts college with an enrollment of approximately 2000 undergraduates, located on Manhattan’s Upper East Side, invites applications for the following faculty positions to “begin September 2016, pending final budget approval:

Note: Positions are generally posted in the Fall of each academic year.

MMC faculty must have a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching within a liberal arts environment. Marymount Manhattan College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

  • Assistant Professor of Academic Writing

    Marymount Manhattan College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in Academic Writing, to begin September 2016 pending final budget approval. The Academic Writing Program oversees the first-year writing curriculum and the chosen candidate will have an opportunity to help shape and develop its direction. The teaching load for this position is 21 credit hours per year.

    Required: A Ph.D. in any discipline, a demonstrated record of teaching excellence, a commitment to service, and an active research agenda.  Candidates who also have an interest and experience in any of the following areas are especially encouraged to apply: introductory composition, teaching ELL/ESL, writing program administration, and/or writing across the curriculum and/or writing in the disciplines (WAC/WID).

    Responsibilities include: designing and teaching first-year and introductory courses in the Academic Writing Program; working collaboratively on continuous pedagogical development and program assessment; participating in program faculty development, including workshops; reviewing and developing curricular requirements in the program; service to the college; and pursuit of an active research agenda. The chosen candidate may also have the opportunity to ultimately serve as program director as well as promote WAC/WID across the college.

    Located on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, Marymount Manhattan College offers small class sizes, a rigorous liberal arts curriculum, and a close-knit community.

    In a single PDF file, applicants should submit the following documents by January 4, 2016, in the order listed: (1) a cover letter that includes a description of their approach to teaching first-year writing; (2) a CV; and (3) a list of three professional references with contact information. Electronic submission is preferred. Please send to Carly Schneider at cschneider@mmm.edu. If materials cannot be sent electronically, please mail to: Attn: Carly Schneider, Academic Writing Program Search, Marymount Manhattan College, 221 East 71st Street, New York, NY 10021. For more information about Marymount Manhattan’s Academic Writing Program, please visit www.mmm.edu/departments/writing.


    Marymount Manhattan College is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.

  • Assistant Professor in International Relations

    The Department of International Studies of Marymount Manhattan College seeks to fill a full-time, tenure track position as Assistant Professor in International Relations with a specialization in Africa, South Asia, or the Middle East, beginning in Fall 2016, pending budget approval.


    Required: Ph.D. in International Studies, International Relations, Political Science, or related field with teaching experience required. Preference is given to candidates with experience both in research and direct practice in Human Rights, the United Nations system, or gender and development.


    Responsibilities: teaching courses in International Studies, college and department services, and the successful pursuit of a scholarly agenda.


    Application review begins December 1, 2015, and continues until the position is filled. Send electronically a letter of interest, CV, writing sample, and three letters of reference to cschneider@mmm.edu.


    Marymount Manhattan College is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.