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CUNY Academic Internship Coordinator - Professional Development Center in Brooklyn, New York

Academic Internship Coordinator - Professional Development Center

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NYC College of Technology

Full/Part Time




New York City College of Technology (City Tech) of the City University of New York (CUNY) is a comprehensive college offering associate and baccalaureate degrees in technology and health related degree programs, other career-oriented degrees and liberal arts transfer degrees in its Schools of Arts and Sciences, Technology and Design, and Professional Studies. Located in the Metrotech area of downtown Brooklyn, we are the largest public college of technology in New York State and exceptional in that we go beyond traditional class offerings to create a high-tech, hands-on educational experience for our students, preparing them for a rapidly changing world. Students and faculty are from more than 120 countries and speak more than 85 languages, with many students the first in their families to attend college.

The Academic Internship Coordinator will help coordinate internship-related activities administered by the Professional Development Center. The Coordinator will support the program’s mission to engage various college community stakeholders with external stakeholders, as well as companies and organizations aligned with City Tech's academic program offerings. The position will coordinate internship opportunities, facilitate workshops for students, as well as participate in strategic and operational meetings, including presentation of reports.

Reporting to the Academic Internship Manager, responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Assist in developing workshop plans for small and large groups.

  • Coordinate workshops developed by the Academic Manager for interns.

  • Assist with developing and implementing student leadership opportunities.

  • Research and analyze emerging student concerns.

  • Maintain the career services technology platform, update student records in real time, and adjust tools the College uses to record student data.

  • Participate in screening and assessment of internship partners.

  • Coordinate employer information sessions and interviews at the College.

  • Coordinate the logistics for various events; assist with developing and executing workplans for the annual launch event in September.


Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Detail-oriented individual with good communication, organization, and time management skills.

  • A team-player with creative problem-solving skills, good work ethic and commitment to success.

  • Ability to work productively in a fast paced, time-sensitive, high volume and dynamic student focused and customer responsive environment.

  • Proactive, flexible, and creative.

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills with the ability to work collaboratively with diverse stakeholders.

  • Committed to helping City Tech students develop professional skills they need to embark on a successful career following graduation.


Provides analytical, research and administrative support for internship and field instruction programs

  • Provides orientation to student interns on procedures and requirements

  • Coordinates group supervision and consultation sessions

  • Reviews activity and progress reports

  • Compiles and analyzes data on internship activities

  • Performs related duties as assigned.


Assistant to HEO




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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Open until filled with review of resumes to begin on or afterApril 29, 2022.


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.