Hepburn Hall, Room 309
Dr. Tamara Jhashi, Provost and Senior Vice President
Dr. Nurdan Aydin, Associate Provost for Academic Affairs
Tamara Cunningham, Assistant Vice President for Global Initiatives
Dr. Karen D. Morgan, Interim Assistant Provost for Undergraduate Experience
Vacant, Assistant Provost for Student Success
Anna Palermo, Confidential Assistant to the Provost and Senior Vice President
The Office of the Provost houses the Provost and Senior Vice President, who is the chief divisional administrator of the University's academic programs, policies, procedures and departments. The vision of the Division of Academic Affairs is to lead New Jersey City University in becoming a nationally recognized leader in urban, public, higher education.
The Division of Academic Affairs is committed to creating and sustaining a higher education environment for New Jersey City University’s students and faculty that is grounded in a culture of evidence and that values excellent teaching, scholarly achievement, creative activity, service, and lifelong learning. The Division supports the mission of the University by providing high quality academic degree and certificate programs with urban and global perspectives, as well as a robust faculty-development program.
The Division of Academic Affairs, as the academic and intellectual core of New Jersey City University, is committed to providing a richly diverse student population with a high quality education in an urban setting. The Division strives to uphold the value of a liberal arts education for its students by maintaining a highly qualified and diverse faculty, offering dynamic and challenging academic programs, and providing an integrated academic support system to promote student retention and achievement.
The Office supervises the faculty and professional staff assigned to all academic departments within the William J.Maxwell College of Arts and Sciences, the Deborah Cannon Partridge Wolfe College of Education, the College of Professional Studies, and the School of Business, the Professional Development and Lifelong Learning Office, the Congressman Frank J. Guarini Library, and all academic support departments:
- Academic Career Planning and Placement
- Lee Hagan Africana Studies Center
- Center for Latin American, Caribbean, and Latinx Studies
- Office of Military & Veterans Services
- Office of Research Grants and Sponsored Programs
- Office of Specialized Services and Supplemental Instruction
- Online Learning
- Opportunity Scholarship Program
- Pre-College Programs
- University Advisement Center
- Youth Corps/AmeriCorps
Additional information can be obtained by visiting the office, located in Hepburn Hall, Room 309, or by calling 201-200-3003 between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.