CUNY Continuing Education Director in New York, New York


The CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy (GSPHHP) seeks to provide a collaborative and accessible environment for excellence in education, research, and service in public health, to promote and sustain healthier populations in NYC and around the world, and to shape policy and practice in public health for all. The School offers a range of innovative master's and doctoral degree programs and is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health.

The CUNY School of Public Health and Health Policy seeks an experienced professional to serve as the Continuing Education Director. Reporting directly to Associate Dean for Academic and Faculty Affairs, the Continuing Education Director will establish and direct the School’s Office of Professional and Continuing Education.

In addition to the CUNY Title Overview, other duties include but are not limited to:

  • Develops educational training programs in public health that respond to market needs;

  • Supports skills training for graduate students;

  • Develops and implements advertising and marketing strategies for continuing education programs;

  • Hires and manages faculty for continuing education programs;

  • Oversees finances and budget for continuing education programs;

  • Develops and seeks external funding, contracts, and contributions to establish the Office of Professional and Continuing Education; and

  • May supervise staff.


Bachelor's Degree and eight years' related experience.

A preferred candidate should have:

  • Master’s degree in Educational, Business or Public Administration or a related field.

  • Ten (10) years of experience managing projects and budgets and leading funding initiatives.

  • Experience in marketing educational or other programs.

  • Experience in higher or continuing education.

  • Supervisory experience.

  • Familiarity with the field of Public Health.


Oversees a broad range of fiscal and program responsibilities for Continuing Education and related external programs

  • Provides leadership for the development and implementation of new programs of study and ensures the coordination and implementation of program components.

  • Plans, markets and implements College programs in Continuing Education, developing overall programs and overseeing development of content, budgets, and marketing strategies.

  • Develops funding proposals; solicits grant information and provides leadership and guidance in partnering with community and governmental agencies.

  • Provide fiscal oversight and evaluation; develops strategic and operating plans; reports progress and results to management.

  • Oversees a comprehensive marketing and public information program.

  • Manages staff of the Continuing Education office.

  • Represents Continuing Education within the College community and externally.

  • Performs related duties as assigned.

Job Title Name: Continuing Education Director


Higher Education Officer




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.


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August 30, 2017


CUNY Job Posting: Managerial/Professional


CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

Location: CUNY School of Public Health

Job Title: Continuing Education Director

Job ID: 17119

Regular/Temporary: Regular