Study Abroad Coordinator

Virginia, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Jul 07, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Center for Global Engagement at Old Dominion University is accepting applications for the Study Abroad Coordinator (full-time, 12 month) position. This position will develop, manage, and maintain Office of Study Abroad technological interfaces. Other duties include: educate and advise students and the ODU community about study abroad opportunities; actively promote and market study abroad opportunities; manage bilateral student exchanges; liaise and collaborate with campus offices and study abroad partner organizations; assess and analyze study abroad program evaluations to enhance students’ learning and program effectiveness.

Required Education: Master’s degree in international relations/studies, international or higher education, intercultural communication, foreign language, or similar field.

Required Qualifications: Extensive experience using software such as Terra Dotta (TD). Extensive knowledge of and ability to utilize Terra Dotta (TD) or similar software. Considerable experience with information technology (i.e. website creation and/or editing, social media). Considerable experience advising in a higher education context. Considerable experience working with bilateral student exchanges. Considerable experience abroad either studying, living, volunteering, and/or working abroad. Basic marketing experience. Basic supervisory experience. Strong communication skills (interpersonal, intercultural, oral, written). Ability to manage multiple work assignments simultaneously. Interest in and ability to work with individuals from diverse cultures/backgrounds.

Preferred Qualifications: Considerable experience working abroad.

Review Date: This position closes on July 20, 2021.

It is the policy of Old Dominion University to provide equal employment, educational and social opportunities for all persons, without regard to race (or traits historically associated with race including hair texture, hair type, and protective hairstyles such as braids, locks, and twists), color, religion, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), national origin, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation or genetic information. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.