The Coordinator for Residential International Student Programs assists with overall quality of the on-campus living experience for international students living in University Housing.
In consultation and collaboration with other OSU partners, oversees the transition, integration and development of all international students living on campus; identifies individual and group international student needs and assists in their resolution through individual resource guidance, educational and social programming and administrative support systems; encourages independence while providing students with structure and support; serves as a resource within Housing on multicultural educational issues and serves as a source of advocacy for global awareness for all students within the residential community; requires some week night and weekend and holiday hours to meet needs of students arriving during semester breaks.
Required: Bachelor’s degree, or an equivalent combination of education and experience; two years administrative and programmatic work experience; two years on-campus living experience; MS Office Suite, internet skills; availability over academic/holiday break periods; experience working or living with non-US citizens.
Desired: Experience living outside of U.S.; professional experience in international or cultural education or administration; fluency in Mandarin Chinese.
Position closing date is Sunday April 16th 2017
Additional Salary Information: a 12-month position; comprehensive benefits package; professional development funding opportunities; and a tuition waiver.
About The Ohio State Unviersity-Office of Residence Life
Living on campus offers many advantages and has been proven to enhance students' success at Ohio State. We do our best to find the one right for you.
Campus housing is home to first-year and upperclass students. All unmarried, full-time students within a year of high school graduation must live on campus, unless exempted, space is no longer available, or they are living with family. Advantage...s of on-campus housing include:
Convenient location to classes
Resident advisors are assigned to every floor to help with the transition to college and having roommates
Full-time professional staff live in each housing complex
The ability to develop lasting friendships and make lifelong memories
Opportunity for involvement in student life
The Office of Student Life University Housing wants every student who chooses to live in the residence halls to feel safe and comfortable. The Ohio State University is committed to building and maintaining a diverse community to reflect human diversity and improve opportunities for all. The university is committed to equal opportunity and eliminating discrimination. Ohio State does not discriminate on the basis of age, ancestry, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, HIV/AIDS status, military status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status in its programs, activities, employment, and admission.
As such, Student Life University Housing supports the academic and social success of all its residents. Within our diverse community of residence halls, University Housing affirms that one's dignity and uniqueness should be recognized and respected regardless of distinctions in identity. One of the ways we achieve this goal is by offering a wide range of on-campus housing options for undergraduate and graduate students.