Interim President Stuart Suss


Stuart Suss photoOn September 1, 2013, Dr. Stuart Suss became the Interim President of Kingsborough Community College.  Prior to his appointment as Interim President, Dr. Suss served as the college's Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost.

He held the position of Kingsborough’s Chief Academic Officer from 1999 to 2013. Prior to serving as a dean and later as provost, he was the college’s first Director of Collaborative and Special Programs. In over 30 years of experience in key academic leadership positions at the college, Dr. Suss was responsible for the development, implementation, and supervision of such path-breaking inititatives as Opening Doors Learning Communities, College Now, and Family College. 

Dr. Suss has a distinguished academic background in the field of history.  He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the City College of New York and Master of Arts and Doctor of Philosophy degrees from New York University.  A specialist in the field of Latin American and Caribbean history, he is a tenured member of the Department of History, Philosophy, and Political Science at Kingsborough.