One of the University's greatest strengths, and a necessary element of excellence, is the diversity of our workforce. CUNY is committed to equal opportunity and affirmative action, and strives to attract and nurture a talented and diverse faculty and staff.

CUNY is known for its commitment to providing first-rate academic opportunities for students of all backgrounds to achieve personal and professional success. An exceptional faculty of prominent experts, dedicated teachers, and researchers provides opportunities for post-secondary learning at every level and field of interest. Our staff supports all CUNY functions such as student services, facilities management, security, financial management, general administration, and information technology. Our scope, resources, and culture enable us to offer a rich work experience and career development for employees at every phase of their careers.

We invite you to explore this entire web site to learn about the many programs, educational innovations, and resources of this great University that make it a unique, diverse, and exciting academic community.

Please see complete details on the search process in the CUNY Search Committee Guide, Resources for conducting a successful search by clicking here <pdf>.

To review the wide variety of positions available at CUNY, click here to access our employment page.


As a founding member of a nationwide Higher Education Recruiting Consortium (HERC), CUNY provides resources to job-seekers on issues such as dual careers, diversity, relocation, and conducting a job search. Additionally, job vacancies from thirty-four local institutions are posted. Visit the New York/Southern Connecticut HERC site at

Further information on careers in higher education is available from industry publications such as Inside Higher Ed ( and The Chronicle of Higher Education (