• Associate Director, Pipeline Programs

    Job Location(s) US-AR-Jonesboro
    Posted Date 1 month ago(1 month ago)
    Job ID
    2018-1552
    Division
    Student Administration
    # of Openings
    1
    Position Type
    Staff
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Category
    Student Services Administration
  • Overview

    NYIT (New York Institute of Technology) offers 90 degree programs, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees, in more than 50 fields of study, including architecture and design; arts and sciences; education; engineering and computing sciences; health professions; management; and osteopathic medicine. A non-profit independent, private institution of higher education, NYIT has 9,000 students at campuses in New York City (Manhattan) and Long Island (Old Westbury) in New York; Jonesboro, Arkansas; Vancouver, British Columbia; and in various programs around the world. NYIT sponsors 13 NCAA Division II programs.

     

    NYIT is guided by its mission to provide career-oriented professional education, offer access to opportunity to all qualified students, and support applications-oriented research that benefits the larger world. More than 100,000 graduates have received degrees from NYIT. For more information, visit nyit.edu.

     

    Reporting to the Assistant Dean for Student Administration NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine at Arkansas State University seeks an Associate Director for Pipeline Programs.

    Responsibilities

    • Conduct extensive research in Arkansas and designated surrounding states to assess the needs of under-represented and economically disadvantaged student populations in K-12 and pre-med programs to prepare them for future college and careers.
    • Create, develop and execute on- and off-campus pipeline programs to meet the needs of prospective students, including, but not limited to, workshops, leadership development, tours, professional development, science and math prep courses, cultural events and activities, and support and training on applying to medical school.
    • Develop, cultivate and maintain relationships with key individuals, groups and institutions (school district superintendents, school level administrators and faculty, pre-med advisors, BS/DO programs coordinators, AACOM representatives) to recruit K-12 and pre-med candidates for the medical school or other STEM professions.
    • Create, implement and maintain an assessment program for the recruitment, retention, and tracking of pipeline program outcomes and participants.
    • Develop and maintain partnerships with key NYITCOM staff and faculty.
    • Organize and manage the Outreach Mentor Program, developing outreach opportunities for the student doctors, coordinating with the Director of Community Outreach.
    • Research and identify federal, state and private funding sources for student preparation programs.
    • Train and supervise student assistants and others as assigned.

    Qualifications

     

    • Master's Degree required
    • Experience in program development and implementation required
    • Community development and program outreach preferred
    • Able to initiate, develop and manage multiple projects and programs independently and simultaneously; must be able to work independently
    • Flexible and adaptable to change; must have ability to travel and work evenings and weekends
    • Strong organizational and decision-making skills; able to play either a leading or supporting role
    • Must be able to appreciate and understand culturally and internationally diverse student population; knowledge of international educational credentials needed
    • Proficient in use of all computer programs

     

     

     

     

     

     Please submit cover letter & resume for consideration

     

     

     

    EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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