Program Manager - Miami University in Oxford Ohio

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Miami University

Oxford, Ohio


United States
(0002871)

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Detailed Job Description

This position provides program and activity management and coordination to promote the personal development of international students, including acquisition of skills needed to adjust in a new culture, and build an inclusive, welcoming, and vibrant environment at Miami University. The Program Manager will design and implement co-curricular and curricular programs in collaboration with Academic Affairs units and divisions, Student Affairs, and Enrollment Management, and advise international students.

Duties

Program Management
Develop, refine, implement, and coordinate effective programs for international students, including orientation for new students on campus and abroad.

Facilitate the development and acquisition of necessary skills to enable international students to effectively transition to the U.S. and Miami culture and succeed toward personal, academic, and professional goals

Promote an institutional culture that celebrates diversity and intercultural learning

Coordinate international student programming with New Student Programs, Residence Life, Educational Leadership, the American Culture & English program, and others

Liaise with international student groups on campus

Assist with coordination of the Global Partner Summer School and other summer/winter session international programming offered throughout campus

Advising
International student advising focused on social and cultural integration, as well as academic support, with a student-centered advising approach.

General
Correspond with students, parents, faculty and staff with diplomacy, discretion and judgment; draft and prepare effective correspondence

Basic Qualifications

Master's degree in Student Affairs, International Education or other related discipline, or Bachelor's degree and two years of relevant experience; experience with program planning and effective implementation for students in a higher education setting; experience working with a culturally diverse population of learners; superior time management, organization, and communication (written and verbal); ability to manage complex and multiple tasks with minimal supervision.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience developing, refining, and implementing effective international student retention strategies and programs; Chinese language proficiency.

Pay Range

$40,000   - $40,000  

Special Instructions to Applicants

Inquires only to Donna Gouvan gouvandm@miamioh.edu.

Keyword Phrases

  • International Education
  • Program Manager
  • #1 Nationally for best teaching
  • Opportunities for growth and advancement
  • Inclusive, equitable working environment
  • International Programs
  • Multicultural Affairs and Affirmative Action
  • Academic Advising
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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Manager
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
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