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CUNY Academic Study Abroad Program Manager (HEA) - Provost Office in New York, New York

Job Title: Academic Study Abroad Program Manager (HEA) - Provost Office

Job ID: 23171

Location: Hunter College

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

POSITION DETAILS

Reporting to the Director of Prestigious Scholarships and Fellowships at Hunter College, in addition to the duties listed in the CUNY Title Overview, the Academic Study Abroad Program Manager will be responsible for but not limited to:

  • Develop and implement a faculty and students study abroad training program.

  • Oversees and promotes College Academic Study Abroad and Exchange Visitor Programs (J1) to enhance Hunter students’ opportunities for Global Learning and Global Citizenship.

-Develops ways to engage students in study abroad opportunities at multiple points of entry by diversifying offerings to cover the entire range of international experiences across all levels of language proficiency.- Collaborates effectively with graduate programs, and seeks out new ways to engage students and faculty in study abroad experiences to take an entrepreneurial approach to study abroad opportunities that includes a keen understanding of the needs, potential, and constraints on Hunter students.

  • Creates awareness of study abroad opportunities among faculty; recruits faculty-student exchange programs and related activities; liaises with Academic Affairs, language and area studies departments and programs, and works with other College units to promote study abroad opportunities.

  • Promotes, advises, supports, selects and prepares students applying for Fulbright Scholarships and all language-intensive scholarship programs.

  • Creates awareness of and promotes the Chancellor’s Global Scholarship program and study abroad opportunities among students by actively recruiting students for study abroad programs through multiple points of contact.

  • Works closely with Academic Affairs to coordinate (and initiate, when appropriate) globalizing the CUNY Curriculum grants.

  • Other duties as assigned by the Director.

QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor's degree and six years’ relevant experience required.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Master's Degree in a related field preferred.

  • Significant experience in a study abroad program and fluency in a second language preferable.

  • Familiarity with CUNY’s procedures and academic regulations is desirable.

CUNY TITLE OVERVIEW

Manages College academic study abroad and exchange programs.

  • Develops, cultivates, organizes and promotes study abroad programs, faculty-student exchange programs, and related activities, working with faculty, Academic Affairs, and other College units

  • Negotiates and establishes agreements and procedures with international program partners

  • Develops communications such as marketing events, orientation sessions, web pages, and informational materials

  • Advises and assists students and faculty participating in study abroad programs

  • Represents College in university-wide study abroad forums; applies CUNY rules and regulations regarding exchange programs and agreements as needed

  • May seek external funding to support international study programs

  • Performs related duties as assigned.

CUNY TITLE

Higher Education Associate

FLSA

Exempt

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS

Salary commensurate with education and experience.

CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.

HOW TO APPLY

Applications must be submitted online by accessing the CUNY Portal on City University of New York job website www.cuny.edu/employment or https://cuny.jobs/ and following the CUNYfirst Job System Instructions. Current users of the site should access their established accounts; new users should follow the instructions to set up an account. To search for this vacancy, click on Search Job Listings, select More Options To Search For CUNY Jobs and enter the Job Opening ID number.

Click on the "Apply Now" button and follow the application instructions. Please have your documents available to attach into the application before you begin. Please note that the required material must be uploaded as ONE document under CV/ Resume (do not upload individual files for a cover letter, references, etc.). The document must be in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf, or text format- and name of file should not exceed ten (10) characters – also DO NOT USE SYMBOLS (such as accents (é, è, (â, î or ô), ñ, ü, ï , –, _ or ç)).

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Please include:

  • Cover Letter

  • Curriculum Vitae/ Resume

  • Statement of scholarly interests

  • Names and contact information of 3 references

Upload all documents as ONE single file-- PDF format preferred.

CLOSING DATE

The search will remain open until the position is filled. The committee will begin reviewing complete applications on December 6, 2021. Applications submitted after the deadline will only be considered if the positions remain open after initial round.

JOB SEARCH CATEGORY

CUNY Job Posting: Managerial/Professional

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

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