Director, International Gateway Programs

California State University, Fullerton in California

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted December 17, 2013
Type Administrative
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

The Director of International Gateway Programs provides leadership and strategy for University Extended Educations - International Gateway Programs and services, which includes the American Language Program (ALP), University Study Abroad (USA), and International Student Services. The ALP is an academic Intensive English Program serving over 1,000 students annually. USA is a study abroad program for international students serving over 600 annually. This position oversees 21 full-time and 30 part-time faculty. The core responsibility for this position is strengthening and expanding the existing programs and partnerships as well as identifying new opportunities. The director is responsible for establishing and sustaining an organizational culture of service excellence and collaboration.



Master's degree from an accredited four-year university or equivalent. Must have five years of administrative experience in an international student environment at a College or University. At least three years supervisory experience in an IEP. Must possess excellent customer service skills. Excellent communication skills are essential. Ability to manage multiple projects and prioritize. Proven record of working effectively with faculty and staff. Excellent interpersonal management skills and the ability towork with a diverse population of instructors, office staff, university personnel, and international students. Theoretical background in second language acquisition, methodology, curriculum, and assessment. Ability to act as positive and motivating force within an organization.



Experience as an international student. Fluency in two or more languages. Overseas living/working experience. Working knowledge of CSUF and CSU practices, policies and executive orders.


NOTE:  The position will remain open until filled, but only applications received by January 16, 2014 can be assured full consideration. Please contact Committee Co-Chair, Sally Starr at with any questions or call CSUF Human Resources at 657.278.2425. Please apply Requisition #6384BR at  

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