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Associate Director for Compliance and Accreditation

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Job Duties

The Associate Director for Compliance and Accreditation will oversee compliance related to accreditation, and be the lead in determining NJIT’s preparedness. In this role, the incumbent will interact with a variety of offices. S/he will regularly review practices, required NJIT web pages, and policy changes to assure continued compliance. S/he will work closely with the responsible offices in guiding them toward full formal compliance. S/he will also prepare the comprehensive Middle States compliance report. The incumbent will work closely with the director to support all accreditation activities, manage the self-study process and prepare the final report. The incumbent will assure access to critical data for committees and support documentation of accreditation preparedness through the online Middle States document repository. The incumbent will also design and implement research and write/edit material for the NJIT self-study and related reports and presentations.

Similar to the accreditation support, the associate director will work closely with the director in developing the next university strategic plan by managing the project, coordinating committees, providing original writing, editing, and formatting support, preparing analyses, and assessing plan implementation through Key Performance Indicators with specific annual targets. The incumbent will also assist with presentations, as required.

Job Qualifications

Masters degree in social science, statistics, or information systems. Experience in research and report preparation, managing university programs/projects. Experience with the full MS Office suite including PowerPoint and Access. Must be a competent writer.

Compliance, accreditation, and planning experience preferred; Ph.D. in social science, statistics or related field a plus.

Institution Description

Located in the vibrant University Heights district of downtown Newark, NJ, just 20 minutes from New York City by train, NJIT is one of the nation’s leading public polytechnic universities. With an enrollment of over 11,000 students, a budget of over half billion dollars, and a full-time workforce of approximately 1,400 employees, NJIT offers small-campus intimacy with the resources of a major public research university. NJIT’s faculty and staff take pride in preparing students to be leaders in the technology dependent economy of the 21st century.


The university is committed to attracting and retaining superior faculty and staff. We provide our employees with a comprehensive benefit package that comprises a valuable part of your total compensation. The information is intended to give you an overview of the benefits we offer our employees. The particular plans available may vary depending upon employment status, union affiliation and plan selection. Provisions of the plans will continue to be determined by law, contract and university policy. Visit for more information.
Application Due Date: 2019-02-11
Job Start Date: 2019-02-25
Salary: Dependent on qualifications and experience.
City: Newark
State/Province/Region: NJ
Institution: New Jersey Institute of Technology
Reports To: Director of Planning and Accreditation
Staff # Reporting to Position: 1
Reports In Office: Office of Institutional Effectiveness

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