Programs Abroad Coordinator - (Two Positions)
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Knoxville, Tennessee

Posted in Education and Training

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Programs Abroad CoordinatorThe Programs Abroad Office (PAO) at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UT) is seeking two collaborative and globally-engaged individuals to join our dynamic team as Programs Abroad Coordinators. As one of seven units housed within and supporting the Center for Global Engagement, PAO empowers UT’s Global Vision by establishing UT at the forefront of global education. Programs Abroad Coordinators are an integral part of this mission as they advocate on behalf of the value of cultural exchange and support students looking to enhance their Volunteer Experience internationally. This is an in office position based in Knoxville, TN. Position Summary: Programs Abroad Coordinators work closely with a variety of on-campus and international stakeholders to develop, renew, negotiate, and manage credit-bearing abroad programs, which includes shepherding programs through the proposal, budgeting and contracting phases. Coordinators serve as an advisor and liaison to students providing support as they identify, apply to, participate in and return from abroad programs which align with respective academic and professional goals. Each Program Abroad Coordinator is tasked with the comprehensive management of a robust portfolio of abroad programs while also leading specific global initiatives that support the operations of PAO along with our Volunteer community. At least one of the incumbents will specifically support UT’s current international exchange program portfolio and chiefly contribute to developing strategies which support new and existing exchanges.

Minimum Requirements: Education

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • At least one year of experience working in international education, student services, academic advising, international engagement, global learning, or a related field.
Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities● Master’s degree● Two or more years of work experience in higher education, international education, academic affairs, student advising, or similarly related experience● Public speaking experience● Experience with global cross-cultural interactions, which might include living, working, or studying abroad● Working knowledge of one or more non-English languagesTo be considered please submit ALL of the following:
    Resume Cover Letter Three (3) references 
The city of Knoxville is a hidden gem surrounded by eight gorgeous lakes, with a beautiful and walkable downtown, a diverse music scene including internationally recognized festivals, active neighborhoods, unique restaurants, and a robust offering of diverse cultural and outdoor activities. UTK is located within easy driving distance to the Great Smoky Mountains, Atlanta, Nashville, Asheville, Charlotte, Louisville, and Cincinnati. It is only a day’s drive to Memphis, Chicago, and Washington D.C. Knoxville and the surrounding counties have a population of more than 850,000 people

Job: Student Services
Primary Location: US-Tennessee-knoxville
Organization: Center For Global Engagement
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: May 25, 2022, 1:39:51 PM

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