The Director is responsible for the ongoing management and supervision of the Center for International Education. This includes education abroad programs, international student and scholar services and programs, and all immigration related issues. The director will provide leadership in planning, implementing, and assessing activities associated with international education.
In addition to administration, the Director is actively involved in the day to day work of the office, including but not limited to advising students and faculty, working with Loyola faculty study abroad directors, developing new exchange and faculty-led programs, risk management, marketing, and budgeting. The director will lead the staff of the Center to provide excellent opportunities and service to the students and faculty of the university through training, mentoring, and professional development.
The university will be hiring with the expectation for the selected candidate to fill this position in mid-May 2020.
Qualifications: An advanced degree in an appropriate field. Minimum of five years’ broad experience in international program administration. A record of successful leadership at a university, including maintaining a collegial working relationship with faculty. Experience in living and/or working abroad and facility in speaking a second language is desirable. Excellent communications skills are essential. In-depth knowledge and experience with immigration hiring, visas, and SEVIS, able to advise the community, manage processes, and ensure compliance with government requirements. Beliefs basically supportive of and compatible with the principles of Catholic, Jesuit education and the goals of the University. Additional Desirable Qualifications: Experience with Tera Dotta Study Abroad is critical to this position. Experience with Adobe Creative Suites primarily Photoshop and InDesign.
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Loyola University New Orleans is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We particularly encourage applications from women and members of minority groups protected under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, and persons with physical disabilities.
About Loyola University New Orleans
Loyola University New Orleans is a private Jesuit university in New Orleans, Louisiana. Originally established as Loyola College in 1904, the institution was chartered as a university in 1912. It bears the name of the Jesuit founder, Saint Ignatius of Loyola. Loyola is one of 28 member institutions that make up the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities and, with its current enrollment of approximately 4200 students, is among the mid-sized Jesuit universities in the United States. Loyola University New Orleans is ranked as the twelfth best institution among Southern regional universities offering masters and undergraduate degrees in the 2019 issue of the annual America's Best Colleges issue and guidebook published by U.S. News & World Report. The Princeton Review also features Loyola University New Orleans in the most recent editions of its annual book, The Best 384 Colleges.