Full-time Faculty Positions

Dutchess Community College, part of the State University of New York, is located on a scenic modern campus in the heart of the historic Hudson Valley region. The College is seeking dedicated and committed faculty for the following full-time positions to begin Fall 2014:

Tenure Track


Tenure Track Position in Physics/Astronomy

The Department of Mathematics, Physics and Computer Sciences at Dutchess Community College invites applications for a faculty position in Physics/Astronomy. This opening is a tenure track position with an expected start date in August of 2014. 

Minimum qualifications include an earned master’s degree in physics/astronomy or a closely related field, college level teaching experience, and relevant work experience in the field of Physics/Astronomy. 

Preference will be given to candidates with experience working with or teaching community college students and to those with an understanding and appreciation of the role of the community college in higher education. 

Preferred candidates should also be able to demonstrate an understanding of the role of assessment in course and program development.  Candidates should have some experience in using instructional technology in classroom or online adaptations, and a willingness to adopt new and emerging technologies. A commitment to diversity and an understanding of how diversity impacts learning and instruction is strongly preferred.

DCC offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. Applicants for this position should submit a current resume and cover letter that clearly states how the candidate fulfills the required and preferred qualifications. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. 


Send resume and cover letter to:


Human Resources Management
Dutchess Community College
53 Pendell Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Fax: (845) 431-8595 

Dutchess Community College is committed to the principle of diversity and encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, the disabled and all others (AA/EOE).