Job ID: 2019-6296 Type: School of Professional Studies (CP1108) # of Openings: 1 Category: Academic Program Support New York University
The Center for Applied Liberal Arts in the School of Professional Studies is seeking an Associate Director to oversee all aspects of designated noncredit programs including course and curriculum development, delivery formats, course scheduling, student and faculty services. Responsibilities also inclulde: oversee recruitment and retention of noncredit adjunct faculty and students; develop and implement strategic initiatives to meet enrollment and revenue targets.
Required Education: Bachelor's Degree
Preferred Education: Master's Degree in Humanities, Social Sciences or Writing
Required Experience: 5+ years related experience or equivalent combination. Must include professional experience in program development and administration, working closely with instructional staff, marketing programs and budget administration.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Ability to plan, develop and implement innovative academic programs and strategies to attract and retain students. Proven ability to successfully manage administration of an academic program or non-profit department. Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing. Ability to evaluate programs and instructional staff. Familiarity with educational and social media technologies, including online learning.
Founded in 1934, the NYU School of Professional Studies (NYUSPS) offers a broad range of degree and noncredit programs that are professionally oriented, integrate theory with real-world practice, and are taught by faculty members who are leaders and innovators in their fields. The School plays a critical role in workforce development in emerging and evolving sectors of industry in New York City and around the globe including: real estate; marketing and PR; technology and project management; global affairs; hospitality, travel, and tourism; human capital management; sports business; communications/media; publishing; professional writing; translation; and the arts, among others. NYUSPS has grown to become the third-largest graduate school of NYU, attracting students from around the world. The School also serves the undergraduate market with traditional, four-year degrees in real estate, hotel and tourism management, and sports management in addition to programs for post-traditional students. Working professionals and adult learners can enhance their careers and/or enrich their intellect through more than 1,500 noncredit courses, certificates, and diploma programs, as well as through world-renowned industry conferences, seminars, and events.
Founded in 1831, New York University is now one of the largest private universities in the United States. Of the more than 3,000 colleges and universities in America, New York University is one of only 60 member institutions of the distinguished Association of American Universities.