International Education Leadership, International Enrollment Management, International Student and Scholar Services
The College of St. Scholastica is seeking a student-focused Director of International Programs. The director manages daily program operations to insure compliance with immigration regulations and to meet the needs of current and incoming international students. This is a 12 month per year position with full benefits.
- Ensure compliance with immigration regulations as they pertain to F-1 students, insuring the Colleges eligibility with SEVIS - Assist and support international students and their dependents to affect successful adjustment and retention in college. - Advocate for international students to ensure campus policies and processes reflect their needs. - Implement social and informational programming to serve international students and the campus community. - Evaluate St. Scholastica’s international program to meet the College strategic plan and to comply with government requirements. - Oversee education of St. Scholastica community regarding relevant issues in serving international students. - Manage the Office of International Programs. - Assist and support international admissions team.
Education and Experience: Master’s degree in related field and three to four years’ experience managing immigration regulations in a collegiate setting; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Knowledge and Skills: - Specialized knowledge of United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) laws, rules and regulations as they pertain to F-1 students - Must be eligible to serve as Principal Designated School Official (PDSO) - Ability to work collaboratively with faculty, staff and students - Demonstrated ability to communicate and interact effectively with diverse populations - Experience managing and operating Student & Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) - Flexible work and time management skills. - Demonstrated computer, written and oral skills - Ability to present workshops on international student programs - Ability to travel - Understanding and experience with Study Abroad
For more information and to apply, visit www.csshrjobs.com. Review of applications will begin June 21, 2021.
The College of St. Scholastica is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to creating an educational and work environment that is rich in diversity, inclusive and supportive of all students, faculty and staff. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
About The College of St. Scholastica
The College of St. Scholastica is a thriving independent private college with its main campus overlooking Lake Superior in Duluth, extended campuses throughout Minnesota and vibrant online programs that attract learners from around the world. Since 1912, The College of St. Scholastica (CSS) has been preparing students for responsible living and meaningful work by emphasizing the Catholic Benedictine values upon which it was founded: Community, Hospitality, Respect, Stewardship and Love of Learning. At CSS, equity and inclusion are viewed as key ingredients to academic excellence and student success.
The College serves students in undergraduate and graduate degree programs throughout six schools— nursing, arts and letters, business and technology, education, health sciences, and sciences. U.S. News & World Report consistently ranks CSS among the best colleges and universities in the region for academic excellence.