The Director of Student Engagement at Syracuse Abroad is a newly restructured role that oversees and strategically coordinates all areas and activities focusing on engagement with students on campus, with special focus devoted to student admissions and retention. The other areas overseen by this position include on-campus recruitment, and student services and safety.
The Director of Student Engagement is responsible for developing strategies to initiate, sustain and fulfill student interest in study abroad, beginning with student inquiries, and continuing throughout the application cycle. This role also manages health and student services/support for Syracuse Abroad programming in cooperation with overseas program staff and other campus units. The Director also collaborates with Syracuse University's Director of Global Safety and Support Services to oversee risk management and safety abroad in ways consistent with the Syracuse student experience and evolving standards of the field of education abroad.
This position reports to the Assistant Provost/Executive Director of Syracuse Abroad, and it is supported by three mid-level management positions. The Director of Student Engagement is an integral member of the executive leadership team, in a highly collaborative organizational structure.
Internal Number: 77239
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