Program Manager, International Student and Scholar Services

Oxford, Ohio
Jun 10, 2022
Jul 11, 2022
Position Type
Manager, Program Manager
Organization Type
College / University

Global Initiatives: The Program Manager for International Student and Scholar Services is responsible for supporting the development and delivery of high-impact programs, events, activities, resources and advocacy to help international students, international scholars and other international visitors integrate and succeed at Miami University. This position will have a strong grasp of administrative processes, communicating across cultures and providing comprehensive student support.

Global Initiatives at Miami University has diversity as a core value and the Program Manager will be a member of a team that is building and sustaining an inclusive and equitable working and learning environment for students, staff, and faculty through programming that exposes constituents to a broad range of ways of engaging with the world and the diversity it presents.

The Program Manager will:

  • Assist with planning, coordination, and implementation of effective programs, activities, and excursions for international students, including but not limited to: orientation program for new international students each fall and spring and other non-credit international programs in the summer
  • Contribute to development of programs for international students related to academic, social, cultural, and personal matters that can impact academic success
  • Arrange logistics for in-person and online programs, events and excursions
    Maintain records and data related to international programs, activities and events
  • Provide support to student leaders, student organizations, and other events and initiatives that promote internationalization, inclusion and diversity across campus
  • Manage day-to-day operations, maintenance and supervision of the International Student Center
  • Contribute to communication and collaborative relationships with various constituents, including but not limited: student leaders, University partners, and the City of Oxford community
  • Support and maintain the marketing and communication efforts for International Student and Scholar Services
  • Recruit and train International Peer Orientation Leaders and other student worker positions
  • Collaborate with International Student and Scholar Services team on assessing programs and initiatives to meet goals and improve services
  • Attend evening and weekend activities as needed during certain times of the year
  • Support and maintain policies related to procurement, accounts payable, personnel, payroll, volunteering, participant travel and other office standards
  • Other duties as assigned, provided they support the mission of the International Student and Scholar Services and Global Initiatives.

Submit cover letter and resume to  Inquiries may be directed to Katherine Wayt at  Screening of applications will begin June 23, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled.

Miami University is committed to creating an inclusive and effective teaching, learning, research, and working environment for all.

For more information on Miami University’s diversity initiatives, please visit the Office of Institutional Diversity & Inclusion webpage. For more information on Miami University’s mission and core values, please visit the Mission and Core Values webpage.

Miami University, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, encourages applications from minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.  Miami University prohibits harassment, discrimination and retaliation on the basis of sex/gender (including sexual harassment, sexual violence, sexual misconduct, domestic violence, dating violence, or stalking), race, color, religion, national origin (ancestry), disability, age (40 years or older), sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, status as a parent or foster parent, military status, or veteran status in its recruitment, selection, and employment practices. Requests for all reasonable accommodations for disabilities related to employment should be directed to or 513-529-3560.

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Required: Bachelor's degree or Associate's degree and at least 3 years of related experience, or 8+ years of related experience; experience with program or event planning; demonstrated ability to work with diverse populations of learners and associates.

This position is not eligible for H-1B sponsorship.

Consideration may be given to candidates with experience working with international students or in international education; experience studying, living, or working abroad; proficiency in a language other than English; experience with university systems such as Cvent, Buyway, Banner, Slate, and Canvas; ability to work independently and collaboratively with initiative.