Academic Director and Clinical Professor (Rank TBD), NYU School of Professional Studies, Schack Institute for Real Estate

New York University School of Professional Studies in New York

Deadline June 01, 2017
Date Posted April 18, 2017
Type Administrative
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time

Academic Director and Clinical Professor (Rank TBD)
NYU School of Professional Studies
Schack Institute for Real Estate

The NYU School of Professional Studies seeks an Academic Director and Clinical Professor (Rank TBD) for its renowned Schack Institute of Real Estate. The successful candidate will be a committed educator, with evidence of significant contributions in academia.        
The NYU-SPS Schack Institute of Real Estate is among the largest and most prestigious educational entities dedicated to the real estate and construction industries. Schack’s esteemed reputation attracts students from around the globe and sends its graduates equally far afield. The faculty, thought leaders and expert practitioners, combine theory with real-world applicability in their curricula.

Schack offers innovative undergraduate, graduate, and noncredit studies. The undergraduate program attracts highly qualified traditional-aged students, and is unique for fully integrating a liberal arts education with rigorous, professionally-focused offerings. Schack’s three Master of Science degrees and two graduate certificates accommodate both full-time and part-time students, and equip them with the skills necessary to address the evolving needs of all areas of the real estate industry, including real estate finance, capital markets, construction management, REIT’s, and global development. The Institute offers numerous non-credit courses, and sponsors invitational lecture series and conferences, including the Conference on Capital Markets, the REIT Symposium, and the Sustainable Real Estate Conference.

Located in midtown Manhattan, Schack’s thirteen full-time and 200 adjunct faculty members, along with a cadre of distinguished lecturers, prepare some 672 matriculated undergraduate and graduate students to become leaders in their chosen fields. In addition to the exceptional academic preparation, the Institute is also known for its strong ties to industry. Members of its Advisory Board are titans in the real estate and construction fields across New York City and the country. Schack’s Alumni Association is an extensive global network of professionals in positions of influence.

Reporting to the Associate Dean of the Schack Institute, the Academic Director will lead Schack Institute faculty and draw support from the field to advance the academic mission of the Institute. The Academic Director will benefit from the collegial support and complementary academic expertise of the other units across the School and the University and will work closely with the Associate Dean to carry out a vision for the Institute that succeeds in increasing its profile and visibility nationally and internationally. 
The successful candidate will possess advanced academic and professional credentials (Ph.D., or comparable advanced terminal degree), and a minimum of five years of substantial direct experience. 
The review of credentials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  For best consideration, please submit materials before June 1, 2017.  Inquiries, applications (cover letter and curriculum vitae), and nominations should be forwarded in confidence and electronically, to: 
Ruth Shoemaker Wood, Partner
Storbeck / Pimentel & Associates, LP
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