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Assistant Director, International Student Services

Employer
Florida Atlantic University
Location
Boca Raton, FL
Closing date
May 24, 2024

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Specialty
Student & Scholar Services
Position Type
Assistant Director
Hours
Full-time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
College / University
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Position Summary:
Florida Atlantic University, in Boca Raton, Florida is seeking an Assistant Director for the International Student Services Department, Academic Affairs, with duties and responsibilities to include-but not be limited to-conducting foreign academic transcript evaluations; facilitating positive and effective academic and cultural adjustment experiences for international students; and teaching courses on academic success and adjustment for first-year undergraduate and graduate international students on success strategies with a focus on academic, social, and cultural norms in an effort to aid in the transition into the U.S. academic systems and culture.
Remote work/telecommuting is permitted.
Position requires a Master's degree in Educational Leadership, Higher Education Administration, or a closely related field.
Position also requires at least two years of experience in a higher education setting working with non-U.S. student populations. Of the required experience, at least one year must have been with foreign credentials evaluations and at least one year must have been in instructing, mentoring, or facilitating workshops/presentations for students with international and multilingual backgrounds.
For more information about the position, including instructions on how to apply, please visit us on-line and reference job opening ID: REQ17917.
FAU is a member of the State University System of Florida and an Equal Opportunity, Equal Access Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Minimum Qualifications:
Position requires a Master's degree in Educational Leadership, Higher Education Administration, or a closely related field.
Position also requires at least two years of experience in a higher education setting working with non-U.S. student populations. Of the required experience, at least one year must have been with foreign credentials evaluations and at least one year must have been in instructing, mentoring, or facilitating workshops/presentations for students with international and multilingual backgrounds.
Salary:
To be discussed with applicant.
College or Department:
International Student Services
Location:
Boca Raton
Work Days and Hours:
Monday - Friday 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
Application Deadline:
2024-06-26
Special Instructions to Applicant:
APPLICATION DOCUMENTS REQUIRED:
Resume
Cover letter
OFFICIAL SEALED TRANSCRIPTS REQUIRED:
Final candidate will be required to have official, sealed transcripts and original NACES evaluation, if applicable, sent from their educational institution to Human Resources prior to the start of employment.
PRE-EMPLOYMENT SCREENINGS REQUIRED:
Selected candidates must successfully complete and pass all employment screenings prior to the start of employment. Employment screenings may include a criminal background check (level I and level II), motor vehicle check, credit check, reference checks, alcohol, and drug screening check.
REQUEST FOR ACCOMODATIONS:
Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations may contact Human Resources at 561-297-3057. For inquiries concerning employees, job applicants or other available accommodations, please email accommodate@fau.edu or call the Office of Civil Rights and Title IX at (561) 297-3004.
Florida Atlantic University is where your future begins.
With over 30,000 students from all 50 states and over 180 countries, 21 intercollegiate teams, 180 plus degree programs, and an administration that thrives on discovery and excellence, Florida Atlantic University is pushing the boundaries of higher education. At FAU, the faculty and staff are trailblazers and innovators with a passion for finding creative solutions while advancing science, art and technology in all disciplines. Student success, excellence and community engagement are some of our highest values as a university. These values are prominent throughout FAU's community and are essential to the employee experience. FAU is committed to the principles of engaged teaching, research and service, and reflects this commitment as a key Platform in its 2015 - 2025 Strategic Plan. Our work environment is a hub of cultures from across the nation and the world, making FAU a place where collaboration flourishes. All persons aspiring to achieve excellence in the practice of these principles are encouraged to apply.
To learn more about the vision and mission of FAU, please visit: www.fau.edu
In order to be considered for a position, you must apply through this job website. For more information on how to apply for a position, please review the applicable Applicant Tutorial (http://fau.edu/jobs/applicant-resources/) . To contact Recruitment Services, send an e-mail to jobs@fau.edu.
Florida Atlantic University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action/equal access institution and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.
Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodation, please call 561-297-3057. For communication assistance, call 7-1-1.
Clery Act Information (https://www.fau.edu/police/clery.php)
Florida Statute 1010.35 - Screening Foreign Researchers
Pursuant to Florida law, any applicant or student seeking employment in a research or research-related support position who is a citizen of a foreign country and not a permanent resident of the U.S., or who is a citizen or permanent resident but is affiliated with or has had at least 1 year of employment or training in China, Russia, Iran, North Korea, Cuba, Venezuela, or Syria is subject to additional screening. Applicants meeting those criteria will be required to provide the following information before any offer of employment can be made: every institution of higher education attended; all previous employment since the applicant's 18th birthday; list of all published material, current and pending research funding from any source, including details about the research, your role, funding source, and amount; list and description of any non-university professional activities; any affiliation with an institution or program in a foreign country. Selected applicants will be required to provide additional information per the Statute, including a complete copy of your passport; and, if available, the most recently submitted DS-160 (Online Nonimmigrant Visa Application).
Florida Atlantic University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action/equal access institution and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.
Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodation, please call 561-297-3057. For communication assistance, call 7-1-1.

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