Study Abroad Coordinator

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Location
Norfolk`, Virginia
Posted
Jun 02, 2022
Closes
Jul 03, 2022
Specialty
Other
Position Type
Coordinator
Hours
Full-time
Organization Type
College / University

Job Summary:
This position will develop and manage study abroad/study away programs with a focus on faculty-led programs. Other duties include: educate and advise students and ODU community (faculty, staff) about study abroad/study away opportunities; actively promote and market study abroad/study away opportunities; liaise and collaborate with campus colleagues and partner organizations; assess and analyze program evaluations to enhance students’ learning and program effectiveness.



Required Qualifications:
Master’s degree in International Education, International Relations, International Affairs, International Business, Education, Higher Education, Foreign Language, Communication, Counseling, or a related field. Experience coordinating an educational program or project, or experience teaching, counseling, or advising students in an academic program setting, or experience in student programs. Considerable experience abroad either studying, living, volunteering, and/or working abroad. Working proficiency in Microsoft Office software applications. Knowledge of office/administrative procedures including basic computer skills (Microsoft Office Suite). Ability to communicate, collaborate, and interact with people from diverse socioeconomic, cultural, and ethnic backgrounds. Excellent communication (oral, written, and interpersonal) and presentation skills. Ability to master information and general concepts and communicate them to others, particularly to students, parents, faculty, and administrators. Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.

 

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience with development, promotion, coordination, and administration of study abroad/study away programs and budgets. Experience advising students in a higher education context. Proficiency and experience with study abroad software applications (such as Terra Dotta, Studio Abroad, Horizons, etc.), BANNER systems, database programs, and web design and management. Some foreign language proficiency. Experience in marketing programs.