The Associate Director of International Student and Scholar Services is responsible for leading the International Student and Scholarship unit in the Office of International Programs and Services at Millersville University. The AD reports to the Director and works in close collaboration with a team to support MU's undergraduate, graduate, English Language Institute, and non-degree international students and the University’s J-1 scholars. This position is responsible for the day-to-day operation and development of international student and scholar programming, short term programs, and immigration advising and compliance. Additionally, this position maintains export control compliance for the university and serves as a primary contact for crisis responses related to international students and scholars.
Annual salary is $54,768 plus comprehensive benefits including tuition waiver for self and dependents. The benefit summary can be found at https://www.passhe.edu/inside/HR/syshr/Benefit_Summaries/PEBTF_Summary.pdf
Earned Master's degree in international education, higher education administration, public administration or related field.
At least 3+ years of professional work experience in international education.
Experience as a Designated School Official (DSO) and Alternate Responsible Officer (ARO)
Excellent interpersonal communication, written communication, and customer service skills.
Excellent organizational, analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.
Experience in helping to plan and administer programs and events.
Ability to work independently and contribute and collaborate effectively as a member of a team.
Ability to handle communications, information, and data with sensitivity and confidentiality.
Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
Satisfactory background checks.
Experience advising faculty, staff, and students on international education initiatives.
Highly developed negotiation and conflict resolution skills.
Fluency in one or more foreign languages; experience living and/or travelling abroad highly desirable.
Essential functions will be provided upon request or at the time of an interview.
Days Worked: Monday to Friday
Hours/Shift worked: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Quicklink for Posting/Requisition: 8478
Internal Number: 8478
About Millersville University of Pennsylvania
Millersville University is a top-ranked university in the North, with more than 100programs, some of which are uniquely distinctive to the region and nation. We have a strong academic history guided by industry-leading professors. Our faculty members are recognized to be fiercely passionate about their students’ overall success. Our student body is rich in diversity and is known to be enthusiastically driven towards excellence while being socially conscious. Our beautiful 250-acre campus contains classic architecture, mixed with state-of-the-art, energy-saving structures and a historic pond with two resident swans. Access to extraordinary faculty, a historical campus setting and an extremely high job-placement rating are the reasons our alumni rate us as a smart life choice.