Assistant Director of International Student Programs
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|Position Title||Assistant Director of International Student Programs|
|Time Category||Full Time (1560-2080 hours)|
|# of Months||12|
|Hours Per Week||40|
July 1- June 30
The Assistant Director of International Student Programs advises international students (F -1 visas) and scholars about U.S. government regulations, issues related to cultural adjustment, and general orientation to Messiah College and U.S. higher education. The Assistant Director of International Students coordinates student support services and teaches a 1-credit course. In addition, the Assistant Director of International Student Programs works as a member of a team in the Intercultural Office and works with several aspects of international student programming in the office and division of student affairs.
Master’s degree in education, college student personnel, international affairs, or a related field
This position requires a minimum of 1-2 years of administrative experience, ideally including F Visa and SEVIS advising, working with international student and scholar programs and services,and mentoring transcultural students.
Experience studying and/or living abroad
|Skills, Characteristics Required for Position||
• Strong intercultural competency, including an ability to relate well to people from diverse cultural backgrounds
|Special Working Conditions||
This position requires the Assistant Director to work flexible hours including some weekends and evenings as needed.
1. Work closely with Admissions office as new international and transcultural students are accepted to the College.
1. Serve on assigned campus committees as needed.
|Supervises: # of Administrative||0|
|Supervises: # of Staff||1|
|Supervises: # of Student||1|
|Open Until Filled||Yes|
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