Works as part of a team to provide international student and scholar services in one or more functional areas of responsibility within the Office of International Students and scholars: Student immigration advising, scholar immigration advising, institutional compliance requirement for DHS/SEVIS, assessment and programming for the Yale international community. Acts as liaison to multiple Yale units and to various agencies of the federal government. Ensures that all activities and decision are conducted in accordance with federal regulations and University policy.
Posting Position Title: OISS Advisor
University Job Title: OISS Advisor
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
Required Skill/ability 1: Excellent interpersonal and written and oral communication skills. Demonstrated intercultural skills and first-hand experience in a multicultural setting.
Required Skill/ability 2: Proven ability to handle numerous projects and transactions accurately, consistently and dependably. Demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Required Skill/ability 3: Strong organizational skills and ability to meet deadlines and manage/prioritize multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.
Required Skill/ability 4: Proficiency with general computer software applications (e.g., Word, Excel, desk top publishing and Drupal or other web content management software) and willingness to learn new applications. Experience with data management tools and data analysis and auditing.
Required Skill/ability 5: Applicants must have U.S. citizenship or permanent resident status to serve in the roles of DSO and ARO, per Department of Homeland Security and Department of State regulations.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills:
Required Licenses Or Certifications:
Bachelor's Degree in a related field and three years of experience in advising international students and scholars in an academic setting or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.