CUNY Academic ASAP Program Director in Bronx, New York


Bronx Community College seeks an Academic ASAP Program Director to join the ASAP department. Reporting to the Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs, the ASAP Director has overall responsibility for the administration of the ASAP program.

Additional responsibilities will include:

  • Development of annual plan and programming to meet the mission of the program in collaboration with other college units and University ASAP office.

  • Oversight of recruitment and summer enrichment program.

  • Oversight of student development activities and assessment of their effectiveness.

  • Creation of block programs and learning communities in coordination with academic departments and the scheduling office.

  • Implementation or referral of intervention programs to ensure student success.

  • Tracking, analyzing, and reporting outcome data.

  • Managing staff and budget consistent with program goals and guidelines, and preparation of annual plans and various reports.

  • Oversight of ASAP website and program marketing promotion.

  • In collaboration with IT, maintenance of the program database including program reporting.


Bachelor's degree (master's preferred) in an appropriate discipline and eight years related experience.

The preferred candidate will have:

  • Demonstrated management and supervisory skills as well as budget oversight and planning experience

  • Strong understanding of the needs and challenges facing students from diverse urban backgrounds

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of a team, within the department and with faculty and other administrators

  • Strong organization, project management, communication, and facilitation skills

  • Ability to maintain accurate and detailed records of student activities

  • Computer skills, particularly Microsoft Office (Access and Excel) and aptitude to learn new systems as needed


ASAP helps students earn their college degree as quickly as possible, by removing the financial, academic, and personal obstacles that many students confront. Key ASAP program features include a consolidated block schedule, cohorts by major, required full-time study and comprehensive advisement and career development services. Financial incentives include tuition waivers for financial aid eligible students, yearly textbook vouchers, and monthly MetroCards for all students. Further information is available at The Director manages all activities related to ASAP and represents the College's ASAP program within and outside the College.

  • Develops and implements policy to meet the Program's mission, collaborating with other College units

  • Administers a comprehensive portfolio of services, and assesses the various components of the ASAP program to improve services to students

  • Provides a highly-supportive environment by overseeing staff such as advisors and job developers and by developing relevant programs, workshops, and activities

  • Manages tracking, reporting, and analyzing outcomes data, and systems to track and manage individual students' progress

  • Manage staff and budget consistent with program goals

  • Performs related duties as assigned.


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Salary commensurate with education and experience.

CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.


Applicants must apply online by accessing the CUNY website at and navigating to the following links: Select “Employment”, then select “Search Job Postings” and find JOB ID #15789. Please attach resume and cover letter. References on request. Please do not include any other documentation.

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Location: Bronx Community College

Job Title: Academic ASAP Program Director

Job ID: 15789

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular