Director of International Office

Los Angeles, California
May 24, 2022
Jun 24, 2022
Position Type
Organization Type
College / University

Under the general direction of the Associate Vice President, International Programs and Global Engagement, and Dean, the Director is responsible for providing leadership and daily management of the Cal State LA International office. Cal State LA International is a comprehensive office responsible for serving international students and visiting scholars; leading international student recruitment activities; overseeing and developing inbound and outbound global education programs (e.g., exchange, Semester in LA, study abroad programs); and, developing and maintaining international partnership agreements with international colleges, universities, recruiting agencies, and third parties. The Director will: increase student, faculty, and scholar satisfaction within the university and the services delivered; increase international student retention; develop and increase the number of international programs (e.g., study abroad, International Training, Semester in LA, CSU IP, and others) to support Cal State LA's internalization goals; grow and diversify international student population at the university in support of Cal State LA’s internationalization goals; develop and execute a data-driven international student recruitment and retention plan; increase and sustain international student enrollment to support campus internationalization efforts; help create and sustain a positive staff morale, effective communication, and clear processes within the office; and ensure proper stewardship of budgeted dollars.

 Required Qualifications and Experience: A bachelor's degree in International Studies/Relations, Education, Social Science, or a related field. Five years of job-related experience. Knowledge of current issues and best practices in international education; knowledge of federal regulations and policies related to US visas and employment criteria; international student recruitment experience; program planning and budget development; international education program curriculum; study abroad and exchange programs; and international partnership development and maintenance.

CSU requires faculty, staff, and students who are accessing campus facilities to be immunized against COVID-19 or declare a medical or religious exemption from doing so. Any candidates advanced in a currently open search process should be prepared to comply with this requirement. The system-wide policy can be found at and questions may be sent to

California State University, Los Angeles, as part of the CSU system, is a State of California Employer. As such, the University requires all employees upon date of hire to reside in the State of California.

As of January 1, 2022, the CSU Out-of-State Employment Policy prohibits the hiring of employees to perform CSU-related work outside the state of California.

Preferred Qualifications: A master's degree in a related field. Experience working in the CSU. Knowledge and experience working with PeopleSoft, SEVIS, Terra Dotta, and other student administration systems.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs