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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 06/27/18

Applications Due07/18/18

Vacancy ID54658

AgencyEducation Department, State

TitleAssociate in Higher Education, Box OHE-600/70050

Occupational CategoryNo Preference

Salary Grade26

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $85736 to $105681 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5

Workday

From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address Office of Education Policy

Office of College and University Evaluation

City Albany

StateNY

Zip Code12234

Minimum Qualifications MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Reassignment: Candidates must have one year of permanent competitive or 55b/c service as an Associate in Higher Education.

Eligible List Appointment: Candidates must be reachable on the Civil Service eligible list for this title.

Section 70.1 Transfer: Candidate must have one year of permanent competitive or 55b/c service as an Associate in Educational Planning and Evaluation OR as a Veterans Education Program Representative 3 AND have a master’s degree AND five years of professional academic administrative or professional educational experience in the United States in a college, university, post-secondary or higher education agency, a cultural institution with degree granting privileges, or professional association having oversight, regulatory, or coordinative responsibility for higher or professional education.

Section 70.4 Transfer: A candidate may be eligible for nomination for Section 70.4 transfer to Associate in Higher Education if they have standing on the Civil Service eligible list for this title and are currently a New York State employee in a title allocated at Grade 24 or higher.


NOTE: If you are on the Civil Service eligible list for this title, you may receive a canvass letter. You must complete and return it as instructed on the letter.

Duties Description The New York State Education Department’s Office of Education Policy (OEP) is seeking applicants for the position of Associate in Higher Education to work in the Office of College and University Evaluation (OCUE). OCUE monitors academic quality in all undergraduate and graduate programs, except those leading to professional licensure, throughout the more than 270 public, independent, and proprietary degree-granting institutions in New York State. Duties of this position will include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Review, verify, and approve applications from New York State institutions of higher education (IHE) for participation in the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA);
• Monitor compliance and participation with SARA policies and standards;
• Collect and analyze data on the performance of NYS and out of state IHE;
• Provide guidance and technical assistance for New York State IHE that participate in SARA;
• Review and act on complaints made against New York State IHE that participate in SARA;
• Assist NYS residents with complaints against SARA IHE in other States;
• Review, verify and approve applications from out of state IHE, that do not participate in SARA, who are seeking authorization to provide distance education in NYS;
• Assist in the review of institutions that seek to establish a physical presence in New York; and
• Perform special assignments as directed by the Commissioner of New York State Education Department, Deputy Commissioner, or Director of College and University Evaluation to meet needs for analysis, research, and communications.

Additional Comments CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: This will be a permanent appointment. Promotions and transfers may change appointees’ negotiating unit. Applicants should be aware that changes in negotiating units may affect their salary, insurance, and other benefits. Verification of degree will be required for all candidates at the time of interview.

*Leads to a salary of $105,681 based on annual performance advances.

APPLICATION: Qualified candidates should send a resume and letter of interest by July 18, 2018 to ohejobs@nysed.gov (email submissions are preferred). You must include the Box number (OHE-600/70050) of the position in the subject line of your email and cover letter to ensure receipt of your application.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Office of Human Resources Management

Telephone (518) 474-5215

Fax (518) 486-5631

Email Address ohejobs@nysed.gov

Address

Street NYS Education Department

89 Washington Avenue, Room 528EB

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12234

 

Notes on ApplyingAPPLICATION: Qualified candidates should send a resume and letter of interest by July 18, 2018 to ohejobs@nysed.gov (email submissions are preferred). You must include the Box number (OHE-600/70050) of the position in the subject line of your email and cover letter to ensure receipt of your application.

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