American Semester Program Coordinator

Michigan State University in Michigan

Date Posted February 20, 2014
Type Administrative
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time

American Semester Program Coordinator

AP Level 12

Job summary:
Provides support to the American Semester Program ( receiving international non-degree, fee-paying or exchange students. This includes program promotion, student recruitment, student advising, student support, faculty liaison, and all associated administrative duties. Works with MSU partner institutions to deliver successful inbound semester study abroad programs and inbound short-term study abroad cohorts.

Required qualifications:
Knowledge equivalent to that which normally would be acquired by completing a bachelor's degree in a related field (international relations, foreign language, area studies, communication, higher education administration, marketing); prior experience living, studying or working abroad; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Desired qualifications:
Master's degree in one of the fields noted above; working proficiency in a European language; experience working in a study abroad office or other student service-oriented university office; prior experience in Europe and/or Latin America; experience in leading or working with student organizations; marketing/sales experience; competency in oral presentation to a variety of audiences.    

Submit a cover letter, résumé, and the names and contact information of three references at Search for position #9086.
Application deadline: March 5, 2014.

MSU is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity.  The University actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities.  MSU is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.


How To Apply

You can apply for this position online at