Academic Testing Director
|Location:||New York, United States|
BOROUGH OF MANHATTAN COMMUNITY COLLEGE/CUNY
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Academic Testing Director – Job ID #10565
Directs development and operations of a College's academic testing function.
Designs, implements and monitors a comprehensive testing program which may include a borough testing/scoring center or other specialized function. Oversees testing outcomes assessment and creates strategic plan to further develop testing program. Administers all compliance and data integrity activities of the testing unit in accordance with University standards. Advises College administration on University testing policy, interpretation and implementation on campus. Develops and manages unit budget. Cultivates and maintains strategic partnerships; serves as primary liaison to faculty and administrators to plan and execute testing activities. Manages professional and clerical staff. Serves as the College's representative on University Testing Council. Performs related duties as assigned.
CAMPUS SPECIFIC INFORMATION
The Director of Academic Testing reports to the Dean of Academic Affairs and is responsible for maintaining the Instructional Testing Office and supervision of assigned staff. Administers all college testing activities and may coordinate a centralized CUNY essay grading center for Manhattan. Maintains and updates data related to test scores and placements; processes and administers post-tests for Developmental Skills, Mathematics, and English departments; coordinates testing functions with Admissions, Registrar, and Computer Center. Tests prospective students for the college's collaborative programs and partnerships. Analyzes test data as well as prepares and disseminates reports.
Serves as the college's representative on University Testing Council. Advises college administration on University testing policy, its interpretation, and policy implementation on campus. Tests students at off-site locations and coordinates and administers tests for the CUNY Language Immersion Program and CUNY Start. Oversees the BMCC computer-based testing lab. Assists with the administration of the BMCC Modern Language Placement test.
Some evenings and weekends may be required.
Bachelor's degree and eight years' related experience required.
Bachelor's degree and eight (8) years of related experience required; Master's degree in Testing/Assessment, Computer Information Systems, or related field preferred. Knowledge of testing and ability to analyze test data, strong background in computer/applications for Testing Office operations, use of computer databases, proven administrative and writing abilities, demonstrated knowledge of budget process, and ability to oversee and manage office operations with a staff of 15-20.
SALARY: $68,803 - $106,071
Closing Date: Open until filled; review of resumes begin 5/21/14.
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