International Centers Student Ambassador

Job description

Posting Number:

G/R00516P

Working Title:

International Centers Student Ambassador

Department:

OGE-International Centers

About the University of Georgia:

The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

About the College/Unit/Department:

The Office of Global Engagement consist of multiple offices offering services for International Initiatives, Global Education and risk management for international travelers, Immigration Services, International Centers Abroad, and Finance and Operations.

College/Unit/Department website:

VPAA

Employment Type:

Employee

Advertised Salary:

$8.00\hr

Anticipated Start Date:

01/25/2019

Posting Date:

01/24/2019

Open Until Filled:

Yes

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Must pass background/drivers license check before employment can begin.

Location of Vacancy:

Athens Area

EOO Statement:

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

Duties/Responsibilities:

Advise and answer questions of students interested in studying abroad

Percentage of time:

50

Duties/Responsibilities:

Data entry

Percentage of time:

10

Duties/Responsibilities:

Run information sessions

Percentage of time:

20

Duties/Responsibilities:

Perform clerical and reception duties and support global education events

Percentage of time:

20

Classification Title:

Work Study Student (NE)

FTE:

.5

Position Summary:

This student will help advertise and recruite from classrooms. This student will work at open house and talk to students about what to expect while attending Study Away programs at the UGA International Centers. The students are scheduled at Tate Center tables during selected hours to promote and answer questions from other students about the three Centers and their programs.

Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification in Position:

Preferred study abroad experience on one of the three International Centers’ Study Away programs.

Physical Demands:

Stand at a table for long periods of time and talk in a crowd.

Does this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources? :

No

Does this position require a P-Card? :

No

Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position? :

No

 

 

 

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Job No:
Posted: 2/9/2019
Application Due: 9/11/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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