Under the supervision of the Managing Assistant Director of the Center for International Studies, the Study Abroad Program Coordinator (Professional Services Specialist IV) promotes Study Abroad on campus; provides information to students regarding opportunities; provides related program support by performing basic professional functions using established policies, procedures and guidelines; and does related work as required. The Study Abroad Program Coordinator also supports international students on campus by developing international programming initiatives. This position requires travel and a flexible schedule including evening and weekend hours.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college and one year of related professional experience coordinating study abroad programs or working in an international studies office in an institution of higher education is required. A degree in international studies or a related field; fluency in one or more foreign languages; experience working with first generation college students; and experience in studying abroad or cross-cultural experience is preferred. Excellent oral and written communication skills are essential.
Application: Please send cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references to: Ms. Katsumi Kishida, Managing Assistant Director, Center for International Studies, via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Candidacy review begins immediately and continues until appointment is made. Official transcripts for all degrees and three current letters of recommendation are required prior to the starting date of employment.