Pace University, located in New York City, uplifts students academically and professionally with relevant, focused, and forward-looking programs that meet the needs of the workforce of the future. As Director of Public Affairs for New York City, this position advocates for the transformative power of higher education, by working with key constituencies in New York City, including the media. Will also serve as the key liaison with New York City-based elected officials and key organizations; work with senior leadership at Pace on public policy, permitting and any other governmental licensing; represent Pace University at public meetings; and work with New York City-based press.
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Pace University has a proud history of preparing its diverse student body for a lifetime of professional success as a result of its unique program that combines rigorous academics and real-world experiences. Pace is ranked the #1 private, four-year college in the nation for upward economic mobility by Harvard University's Opportunity Insights, evidence of the transformative education the University provides.
From its beginnings as an accounting school in 1906, Pace has grown to three campuses, enrolling 13,000 students in bachelor's, master's, and doctoral programs in more than 150 majors and programs, across a range of disciplines: arts, sciences, business, health care, technology, law, education, and more. The university also has one of the most competitive performing arts programs in the country. Pace has a signature, newly renovated campus in New York City, located in the heart of vibrant Lower Manhattan, next to Wall Street and City Hall, and two campuses in Westchester County, New York: a 200-acre picturesque Pleasantville Campus and a Law School in White Plains.
Pace University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and people of all gender identities are encouraged to apply.
Pace is committed to ensuring the safety and security of the students, faculty, staff and visitors to the University. In compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, the University's Safety and Security department publishes an Annual Security and Fire Safety Report, which can be accessed here. The report contains information on security policies as well as crime and fire statistics for the University.
Pace University, located in New York City, uplifts students academically and professionally with relevant, focused, and forward-looking programs that meet the needs of the workforce of the future. As Director of Public Affairs for New York…