Assistant Director, Center for Global Programs

Ohio, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Dec 21, 2020
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Denison University
Assistant Director, Center for Global Programs

Denison University is an academically rigorous liberal arts college with an increasingly diverse campus community. It offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. Denison, located in the village of Granville, 30 minutes from Columbus, Ohio, the state capital, which hosts a wide range of cultural and artistic opportunities. Granville also offers an excellent public school system and easy access to outdoor activities.

Denison University invites applications for an Assistant Director, Center for Global Programs. This individual will develop innovative recruitment and outreach strategies to diverse student groups traditionally underrepresented in education abroad, and partner with key offices and academic departments to amplify students’ access to multiple, mutually reinforcing global learning opportunities. Collaborate with CGP staff on the creation and delivery of orientation programming that addresses unique health, safety and identity concerns of underrepresented students in education abroad and develop other cross-cultural learning programs and possibilities.

Bachelor’s degree required and at least three years of experience in higher education related to international education and study abroad, with demonstrated success in assuming new responsibilities. Previous experience studying abroad at the undergraduate level or time living/working abroad. Demonstrated ability to promote equitable access to international education and connecting diverse students to resources and opportunities. Knowledgeable about international fellowships, e.g. Gillman, Fulbright, CLS. Ability to articulate the value of study abroad for academic, personal, and pre-professional purposes for students, parents, and other campus stakeholders. Experience with program development, implementation, and assessment. Familiarity with international political, social, and cultural issues as they pertain to education abroad, international travel, and issues of identity.

To learn more about the position and to apply, please visit Candidates applying by , January 18, 2021 will be given full consideration. The position will be open until filled.

To achieve our mission as a liberal arts college, we continually strive to attract and hire candidates with diverse backgrounds, experiences and identities. Denison fosters a campus community that recognizes the value of all persons regardless of age, disability, ethnicity, gender expression and identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or socio-economic background. For additional information and resources about diversity at Denison, please see our Diversity Guide. Denison University is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.