Senior Associate Dean of International Admissions
Juniata College, a co-educational liberal arts college located in
Central Pennsylvania, seeks candidates for the position of Senior
Associate Director of International Admission.
Juniata College believes in and embraces the liberal arts and as
such, we encourage and seek mutual benefit through diversity of
thought and approach which enriches our academic community, as well
as the lives of our students and colleagues. Juniata College is
committed to creating a welcoming community supported by
relationships based on collaboration and mutual respect. We
endeavor to create an inclusive learning environment where members
with different perspectives and backgrounds can learn, contribute,
and thrive. Please join us…
This position will be a leadership position, tasked with promoting
the college to prospective students and families abroad, with
particular focus but not limited to China, India, Nepal, Taiwan,
and Vietnam. This will include significant contributions to
expanding the communications streams to international prospective
students, and collaborating with the College’s Alumni Relations
office to partner with Juniata College alums around the world, as
well as convening the College’s Center for International Education
to cultivate interest among current international students to help
serve as ambassadors. The successful candidate must demonstrate
their ability to work with and be sensitive to the educational
needs of diverse populations and support the College’s commitment
to equity and student success.
This position will include: 4-6 weeks of travel annually (pending
the lifting of travel restrictions) both in the United States and
internationally; conducting information sessions and interviews
with prospective students, both on and off campus; contributing to
the development of an international communication stream;
maintaining open lines of communication and fostering ongoing
conversations with prospective students and families, as well as
guidance and college counselors; reading applications and serving
on the Enrollment Leadership team.
Additional duties as assigned. Must be willing to travel and work
extended hours, evenings, and weekends when necessary.
The position requires excellent planning, organization,
interpersonal, and communication skills. Demonstrated initiative,
creativity, the ability to work well independently and as part of a
highly collaborative team, the capacity to manage multiple
responsibilities concurrently, attention to detail, and the ability
to analyze data to inform decision making are essential.
Familiarity and/or proficiency in languages relevant to primary
recruiting markets preferred.
Must have at least a bachelor’s degree, a valid driver’s license, a
valid U.S. passport, and a strong devotion to promoting the
qualities of a liberal arts education; Must be able to demonstrate
excellent written and oral communication skills; Well-developed
presentation skills are required; Goal oriented; Facility with
Microsoft Office Suite, video-conferencing platforms, social media
Ability to build relationships with students and follow them
through the enrollment process.
This position reports directly to the Vice President of
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