Study Abroad Program Coordinator

United States, North America
Feb 20, 2014

Position Information

Posting Number: 9086

Internal Posting Date: 02-19-2014

Internal Closing Date: 02-25-2014

External Closing Date: 03-05-2014

Review of Applications begins on:

Job Title: Study Abroad Program Coordinator

Position Title/Rank: American Semester Program Coordinator

Multiple Position Numbers

Multiple Position Numbers

Major Administrative Unit/College: International Studies and Programs


Position Employee Group: Professionals-AP

Appointment Basis:

Appointment Status:

Employment %: 100

Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time

Work Hours: Standard 8-5

Varied Work Hours (if applicable):

Project Tech/Flexible Appointment/Off-Date Information (if applicable): This is an off-date position funded through June 30, 2015.

Faculty: Salary Range
Support Staff: Pay Minimum
Salary Negotiable

If flex, dates of annual flex leave:

Pay Grade Level: 12

Position Summary: Provides support to the American Semester Program ( receiving international non-degree, fee-paying or exchange students; this includes: program promotion, student recruitment, student advising, student support, faculty liaison, and all associated administrative duties; works with MSU partner institutions to deliver successful inbound semester study abroad programs and inbound short-term study abroad cohorts.

Faculty: Minimum Qualifications
Support Staff: Minimum Requirements
Knowledge equivalent to that which normally would be acquired by completing a bachelor's degree in a related field (international relations, foreign language, area studies, communication, higher education administration, marketing); prior experience living, studying or working abroad in the location of the program; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Typing Requirements (wpm):

Desired Qualifications: Master's degree in one of the fields noted above; working proficiency in a European language; experience working in a study abroad office or other student service-oriented university office; prior experience in Europe and/or Latin America; experience in leading or working with student organizations; marketing/sales experience; competency in oral presentation to a variety of audiences.

Summary of Health Risks and Physical Demands (if applicable):

Required Applicant Documents: Resume/CV
Cover Letter

Optional Applicant Documents: Other Document
Other Document 2
Other Document 3
Work/Writing Sample

Number of Reference Letters Required: No letters required

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Department Website Address:

Name/Title/Email Address of Search Committee Chair:

If flex, dates of annual flex leave:

If flexible appointment, indicate end date of annual flex leave:

If flex, number of months worked per year

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