Building on the land-grant institution foundation, NDSU study abroad is committed to promoting and facilitating student mobility and internationalization strategies to create practical, effective engagement between our local community and the world. Study abroad encourages transformative learning opportunities that foster academic development, personal growth, and intercultural competence that are indispensable elements of a quality education in today’s global society.
The study abroad coordinator will provide study abroad advising and program management within their advising scope, coordinate returned student outreach, teach the re-entry course, and conduct study abroad marketing and recruitment. This is a public-facing position with a goal to enhance outreach efforts on campus.
1) Master’s degree 2) Evidence of organizational skills, attention to detail 3) Excellent written and oral communication skills 4) Strong international skills including evidence of sensitivity to and acceptance of people from diverse cultures 5) Office experience including ability to multi-task and work independently in a busy workspace 6) Evidence of skills related to marketing and/or public relations 7) Significant experience abroad, such as studying, working or living abroad 8) Knowledge and proficiency with technology (desktop publishing) and social media platforms
1) Experience in a study abroad advising office and/or a degree in international education/relations or similar field 2) Experience working in a higher education institution 3) Experience in a teaching capacity 4) Experience using Terra Dotta Study Abroad Software or other similar software
About North Dakota State University
North Dakota State University is a student-focused, land-grant, research university — an economic engine that educates students, conducts primary research, creates new knowledge and advances technology. The university provides affordable access to an excellent education at a top-ranked research institution that combines teaching and research in a rich learning environment, educating future leaders who will create solutions to national and global challenges that will shape a better world.