Adelphi University Academic Director in Garden City, New York

Academic Director

Job department/School: Honors College

FT/PT/Temp: Full time

openings: 1

Job Title: Academic Director

Location: Garden City, N.Y.


Title Position Reports To: Dean


The Academic Director will be responsible for teaching, advisement of theses, admissions and extracurricular activities in the Honors College.


Teach Honors College sections of Modern Condition, Human Condition, Art and Craft of Writing and upper level Honors seminars (as needed).

Tutor Honors students in writing at all levels.

Advise for senior thesis, especially in humanities & fine arts.

Assist in the admissions process, particularly Saturday interviews

Assist in extracurricular enrichment programs, including evening events in Manhattan & Brooklyn

Perform other job-related duties as assigned.


Ability to work nights & weekends.

Good organizational skills.

Strong writing skills.

Strong interpersonal and communication skills.

Ability to work cooperatively with others.


M.F.A. or Ph.D. in the arts or literature; experience teaching upper level college courses in arts & humanities.