Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs

Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs

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Dr. Jimmy Jung currently serves as the Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment Management at New Jersey City University. Prior to his time at NJCU, Dr. Jung had served as Vice President for Enrollment Management at the University of Maine, and has held similar leadership roles at The College of Brockport (SUNY) and Baruch College (CUNY). Dr. Jung brings with him over a decade of executive-level experience that includes developing student-centric policies and improving institutional outcomes.

Dr. Jung is recognized as a leader in data-driven strategic planning and has served on the predictive analytics advisory boards of IBM and McGraw-Hill. In addition, Dr. Jung’s expertise made him a highly sought-after consultant to higher education institutions nationally and internationally on enrollment planning, program evaluation, data analytics, and student success.

Beyond his experience as an administrator, Dr. Jung has held faculty appointments at the University Maine, Baruch College, and Hunter College, where he served on dissertation committees, consulted on research grant proposals, and taught undergraduate and graduate courses in education, statistics, and psychology.

A native of New York City, Dr. Jung received his BA in psychology from Hunter College, a MA in psychology from The City College of New York, and a Ph.D. in educational psychology from the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. He has also completed the Negotiation and Leadership Program at the Harvard Law School.

Some his recent published papers and presentations include:

  • Accelerating Transformational Change: An Institution’s Student Success Journey (Spotlight Panel). American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU) 2018 Academic Affairs Winter Meeting, San Antonio, TX, February 2018.
  • Impacting Latino Student Success (Scholarly Paper). 13th Annual National Symposium on Student Retention, Destin, FL, November 2017.
  • Creating Dynamic Practices for Hispanic Student Success (Invited Speaker). 32nd Annual Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities Conference, San Diego, CA, November 2017.
  • Retaining Hispanic Students Through Culturally Relevant Partnerships and Peer Mentoring (Invited Speaker). 9th Annual AHSIE Best Practices Conference, Las Vegas, NV, April 2017.
  • Empowering the Smarter Institution with Predictive Analytics (Keynote Speaker). 3rd Annual Tech Summit for IT Leaders in Higher Education at Villanova University, May 2014.
  • The Current Economic Climate: Practical Implications for Families, Finance and Financial Aid (Panelist). 2012 College Board Middle States Regional Forum.


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Jimmy Jung, (
Vice President for Student Affairs

Jodi Bailey (
Interim Associate Vice President for Student Affairs

Lyn Hamlin, (
Dean of Students

Benjamin Rohdin, (
Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management

Dorothea Wilinski, (
Administrative Assistant to Dr. Jung