ACADEMIC DIRECTOR AND CLINICAL ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF MANAGEMENT AND TECHNOLOGY NYU School of Professional Studies Division of Programs in Business
The NYU School of Professional Studies seeks an Academic Director and Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor of Management and Technology for the Division of Programs in Business. This is a nine-month faculty appointment, with a concurrent eleven-month administrative appointment. The rank of the position is dependent upon experience and qualifications.
The Academic Director will oversee two Master’s degree programs – a Master of Science in Management and Systems and a Master of Science in Project Management. S/he will be responsible for the management and development of academic curriculum, hiring, oversight, and on-going communication with faculty and staff, management of student services and concerns, and collaborating with alumni and industry partners. Additionally, the Academic Director will teach two courses per year.
The successful candidate will be a committed educator, with evidence of meaningful contributions in industry and academia. S/he will possess advanced academic credentials (doctoral or other advanced terminal degree), and a minimum of five years of substantial direct experience. Expertise and familiarity with the fields of management and technology are required. We seek an individual with professional experience who can oversee academic content and delivery in alignment with current industry needs and emerging trends in the field.
Reporting to the Associate Dean of the Division of Programs in Business, the Academic Director will lead the Management and Technology faculty and draw support from the field and industry partners to advance the academic mission of the graduate programs. S/he will work closely with the Associate Dean to implement the vision for the graduate programs and to increase their profiles and visibility nationally and internationally.
The NYU Division of Programs in Business provides applied, professional education for students interested in becoming leaders in the functional areas of a business: marketing, human resources, management and technology. Students from around the world are immersed in highly relevant curricular and co-curricular experiences that combine academic theory and the rich professional expertise of industry practitioners from New York City’s business community. This creates a dynamic teaching and learning environment in which students gain and apply practical skills to solve complex, real-world problems of business and society.
The Management and Technology Department has two degree programs and more than 100 adjunct faculty members. The programs prepare approximately 285 graduate students per year to become innovative and socially responsible leaders in their chosen fields. The department also offers noncredit career advancement courses and diploma programs with approximately 300 enrollments.
Contact The review of credentials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. For best consideration, please submit materials by June 2019.