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If you are interested in applying for one of the available positions, please send a cover letter, statement of teaching philosophy (faculty positions only), resume and the names, addresses and phone numbers of three professional references to:
Mail To: Or Email To:
Office of Human Resources
SUNY Sullivan
112 College Road
Loch Sheldrake, NY 12759

Or Fax To:
(845 ) 434-4806

Please indicate in your cover letter where you learned of this employment announcement.

Resumes will be accepted until positions are filled.

SUNY Sullivan follows an equal opportunity policy and employs personnel without regard to race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental ability, military obligations and marital status.

Division Secretary - Health Sciences

Full-Time Position


Sullivan County Community College is seeking to fill the position of Division Secretary in the Health Sciences division. The Division Secretary provides administrative support to the Health Sciences Division, facilitating communication and processing documentation for Division administration, faculty and students, and supporting program evaluation and development in the Nursing, Respiratory Care, Medical Assistant, and Emergency Medical Technician programs.

This position is classified as non-competitive Civil Service and the incumbent will be a member of the Teamsters unit, with a starting salary is $38,105.19.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, however, candidates are strongly encouraged to apply prior to the review date of June 15, 2015.

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience (i.e., Associate's Degree and two (2) years of secretarial or clerical experience or graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma and four (4) years of secretarial experience, two (2) years of which was obtained in an institution of higher education; or an equivalent combination of training and experience as described above.
  • Excellent written, verbal, interpersonal, organizational, and analytical skills.
  • Proficiency in various software packages including Microsoft Office (i.e., Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Google mail, Internet search, and Jenzabar EX.
  • Ability to interact well with people at all levels.
  • Experience in an educational setting is preferred.

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Executive Development Director, SUNY Sullivan Foundation

Full-Time Position


The Executive Development Director of the SUNY Sullivan Foundation performs complex, confidential fundraising, uses a database approach to building and managing donor lists, and leads the coordination of annual development campaigns. Independent judgment, an entrepreneurial spirit, and a high degree of confidentiality are required for this position. This Director needs to impart the community college story and mission in a way that inspires support. The position reports to the Foundation Board Chair and the SUNY Sullivan Vice President for Advancement, Partnerships, and Community Learning. The position also serves on the SUNY Sullivan President's Cabinet and leads major gifts and planned giving efforts with appropriate assistance from the SUNY Sullivan Vice President and President.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled; however, for full consideration we strongly encourage candidates to submit all required materials prior to the review start date of June 15, 2015. The hiring range for this position will be commensurate with experience.


Bachelors Degree in communications, public relations, business, or related field (Masters Degree preferred) and two years of experience in higher education or non-profit sector advancement (special events, fundraising, public relations, or development preferred). We will also consider Bachelor's Degrees in any field when coupled with a minimum of 5 years of foundation and development work on behalf of a college or a non-profit equivalent.

Excellent computer skills and a willingness to learn college interfaces, including Jenzabar and a variety of software packages including, but not limited to, MS Office, Access, Word, Excel, Quick Books, Publisher and Power Point. Knowledge of graphic programs encouraged.

Excellent written, verbal, interpersonal and organizational skills.

Ability to positively represent the SUNY Sullivan Foundation and College by interacting effectively with students, parents, staff, volunteers, faculty, alumni, administrators and community leaders from varying backgrounds.

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Faculty - Culinary and Pastry Arts

Full-Time Position


SUNY Sullivan is seeking full-time Farm-to-Table Chef/Culinary Arts Instructor for a tenure-track appointment beginning fall 2015. Applicants should have knowledge of the whole food lifecycle from farm to table, sustainable food production systems, value-added food production, safe and sanitary commercial kitchen procedures, and experience in both Culinary and Pastry Arts.

The ideal candidate will be a culinary expert committed to both the art of cooking and innovative teaching grounded in sustainable food practices. Her/his insights on integrating locally grown and produced food into private, institutional, and professional menus so as to offer creative, nutritious and healthful eating options will inspire students and the community to make thoughtful connections between farm production, food processing, artisanal products and cuisine.

The successful candidate will provide high-quality instruction in all levels of courses within the Professional Chef AAS, Culinary Arts AOS and Pastry Arts AOS programs, and will also be responsible for teaching many of the culinary components of a proposed new Nourishment Arts AOS program.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled; however, in anticipation of a Fall, 2015 semester appointment we encourage candidates to submit all required materials prior to the review start date of April 30, 2015. Salary will vary dependent upon rank. The hiring range for this position is $35,000 to $45,000.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • A minimum of five years of culinary industry experience and a culinary-arts related Associate's degree
  • Previous experience in a teaching/training environment
  • Familiarity with local and seasonal sourcing practices and Farm-to-Table cuisine

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree with a Farm-to-Table concentration

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Full-Time Position


SUNY Sullivan is seeking to fill the position of Instructional Assistant - Science Lab for a Fall 2015 appointment. The Instructional Assistant assists the Instructional Faculty by implementing the Educational program of the faculty. This will require that the IA maintain a positive and cooperative attitude in the implementation of the program to insure the maximum effectiveness of the laboratory. Some evening hours are required.

  • Responsible for prepping, setting up, teaching, breaking down, and cleaning up all the Introduction to Biology I Lab and Introduction to Biology II Lab sections.
  • Responsible for all student lab records including attendance.
  • Responsible for administrating and grading laboratory assessments.
  • Responsible for creating course outlines for all SCI 1051 and SCI 2051 sections.
  • Responsible for determining lab grades for all students and submitting them to corresponding lecture instructors for midterm and final grades.
  • Expected to prepare for each lab and have a thorough knowledge of concepts included in each lab. Background and supplementary reading should be done on each topic, so that assistance to students will be available as needed. This is a primary responsibility.

The hiring range for this position is $34,372 to $41,693.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. However, for full consideration, we encourage candidates to respond prior to the review start date of April 24, 2015.

  • A Master's Degree in biology or a related field.
  • At least two (2) years laboratory or teaching experience.
  • Excellent written, verbal, interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • Ability to interact well with people at all levels.
  • Computer proficiency.

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