Education Abroad Advisor

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University of South Carolina
Capitol View, SC
Nov 05, 2022
Jan 30, 2023
Position Type
Adviser / Advisor
Employment Type
Organization Type
College / University
Posting Summary

Logo Posting Number TMP01195PO22 Classification Title Student Services Program Coordinator II Advertised Title Education Abroad Advisor Campus Columbia College/Division Division of Academic Affairs and Provost Department PROV Global Carolina Salary $18 Hourly Location of Vacancy Part/Full Time Full Time Hours per Week 37.5 Work Schedule

Standard working schedule: 8:30am - 5:00pm

Must be willing to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the department.

Job Search Category Administrative

About UofSC

About University of South Carolina

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.

Diversity Statement

At the University of South Carolina, we strive to cultivate an inclusive environment that is open, welcoming, and supportive of individuals of all backgrounds. We recognize diversity in our workforce is essential to providing academic excellence and critical to our sustainability. The University is committed to eliminating barriers created by institutional discrimination through accountability and continuous process improvement. We celebrate the diverse voices, perspectives, and experiences of our employees.

Benefits for Temporary Positions

The University of South Carolina (UofSC), through the State of SC and Public Employee Benefit Authority (PEBA), offers temporary employees expected to work at least 30 hours per week health and life insurance, flexible spending accounts and retirement programs. To learn more about UofSC benefits, access the benefits section on the Applicant Portal.

Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

The Education Abroad Advisor is a professional position in the Education

Abroad Office, reporting to the Assistant Director of Education Abroad. The

advisor performs a variety of duties in support of the recruitment,

placement, orientation, and re-entry of UofSC students interested in

education abroad opportunities. The advisor supports the development,

implementation, and management of exchange, direct enroll, and cohort

programs and scholarships as well as curriculum integration and marketing

efforts in the Education Abroad Office of Global Carolina. Duties include

advising students about education abroad programs; researching potential

program options; working with academic units to identify opportunities to

incorporate education abroad into the curriculum; developing and

implementing outreach initiatives; and providing support for other projects

as assigned.


Masters degree in Student Services or related field, or bachelor's degree and 2 years related experience.

Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies 1 Desired Start Date 11/01/2021 Proposed End Date Job Open Date 06/10/2022 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant

Positions are advertised for a minimum of five (5) business days on our job website. After five (5) business days, positions can be closed at the discretion of the department at any time. This position is open until filled. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email.

Quicklink for Posting EEO Statement

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, sex, gender, gender identity, transgender status, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, protected veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions.

Position Attributes

Position Attributes

Employees in Safety-Sensitive or Security-Sensitive positions will be subject to pre-employment and post-employment drug testing in accordance with University policy HR 1.95 Drug and Alcohol Testing.

Safety/Security Sensitive or Requires a CDL No Hazardous weather category Non-Essential

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
    • Do you have at least a master's degree or a bachelor's degree and 2 years of related program experience?
  • Yes
  • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • List of References and Contact Information

Optional Documents