Director of the International Center-18001321

Medford, MA
Jun 15, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Description

Director of the International Center-18001321

The International Center provides immigration assistance advice and intercultural programming to international undergraduate and graduate students and international faculty/research scholars. The Center is authorized by the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the US Department of State (DOS) to issue non-immigrant visa documentation. The staff works to ensure that students, faculty/scholars are in legal status while either studying or working at Tufts. Additionally, the staff works to ensure that individuals have a productive, successful academic or work and personal experience at Tufts University.

The Director oversees the operation and management of the Tufts International Center with presence on three campuses to provide non-immigrant and immigrant visa services to over 2,000 international students, scholars and faculty members. She/he is responsible for all university compliance issues with the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, Department of State and Department of Labor. He/she ensures a safe and welcoming environment for all international students, faculty and staff. The Director manages International Center staff, ensuring appropriate training and performance development.

Basic Requirements:
  • Knowledge and skills as typically acquired through completion of Master’s Degree or equivalent.
  • 8-10 years of related experience.
  • Demonstrated Inclusion and Diversity experience; with sensitivity to cultural differences.
  • Demonstrated experience in finance and budget.
  • Demonstrated student affairs experience.
  • Strong leadership skills and experience.
  • Immigration law and regulations expertise.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Ph.D. preferred.

Special Work Schedule Requirements:
Some evening and weekend work .

An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.

Equal Opportunity Employer – minority/females/veterans/disability/sexual orientation/gender identity.

Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Medford/Somerville
Job: Other
Organization: International Office-A&S
Employee Status: Regular
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Jun 5, 2018, 2:15:42 PM


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