Study Abroad Coordinator

Fargo, ND
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Mar 02, 2018
Job Type
Full Time
Position Description:
Building on the land-grant institution foundation, NDSU study abroad is committed to promoting and facilitating student mobility and internationalization strategies to create practical, effective engagement between our local community and the world. Study abroad encourages transformative learning opportunities that foster academic development, personal growth, and intercultural competence that are indispensable elements of a quality education in today's global society.

The study abroad coordinator will provide study abroad advising and program management within their advising scope, coordinate returned student outreach, teach the re-entry course, and conduct study abroad marketing and recruitment. This is a public-facing position with a goal to enhance outreach efforts on campus.

Minimum Qualifications:
1) Master's degree
2) Evidence of organizational skills, attention to detail, and ability to multi-task in a busy work space
3) Excellent written and oral communication skills
4) Strong international skills including evidence of sensitivity to and acceptance of people from diverse cultures
5) Office experience including detailed tasks and use of judgment in performing those tasks
6) Extensive knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite products, such as Photoshop and InDesign
7) Experience studying, working or living abroad
8) Experience with obtaining a second language

Preferred Qualifications:
1) Experience in a study abroad office, or closely related work
2) Demonstrated confidence with event planning and public speaking
3) Experience in a teaching capacity
4) Evidence of skills related to marketing, public relations, and/or recruitment
5) Experience using Terra Dotta Study Abroad Software or other similar software

Screening Date: 03/16/2018
Open Until Filled: No
Search Type: Internal/External Simultaneously: Open to all applicants
No Smoking Notice:
As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. • 23-12-10.

EO/AA Statement:
NDSU does not discriminate in its programs and activities on the basis of age, color, gender expression/identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, participation in lawful off-campus activity, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, public assistance status, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, spousal relationship to current employee, or veteran status, as applicable.

Veteran's Preference Notice: This position is subject to North Dakota Veteran's Preference requirements.
Location (City, State): Fargo, ND

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Are you a North Dakota resident?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you qualify for North Dakota veteran's preference?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * If yes, list exact dates of service:
    (Open Ended Question)
  4. * Do you qualify for North Dakota disabled veteran's preference?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * How did you hear about this position?
    • Academic Department
    • Bismarck Tribune
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Fargo Forum
    • JobsHQ
    • Friend/Co-worker/Family member
    • Job Service of North Dakota
    • NDSU Employee
    • NDSU Website
    • Other newspaper (Please specify below)
    • Professional Publication/Organization Website
    • University Placement Office
    • Inside Higher Education
    • Other (Please specify below)
  6. If Other, please specify:
    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. Unofficial Transcript 1
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document 1
  2. Veterans Preference Claim Form (DD214)
  3. Veterans Administration Letter

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