The Center for International Studies (CIS) Graduate Assistant will assist the Director of the Center for International Studies with daily operations, study and service abroad, planning and implementation of international summer exchange programs and other CIS projects and events.Responsibilities: Support study and service abroad activities including managing cohorts in Terra Dotta Software, student advising, pre-departure preparation and re-entry programming Provide administrative and collaborative support to the Center for International Studies (CIS) Assist with the coordination and implementation of programs sponsored by CIS Develop and publish a monthly, online CIS newsletter Assist the International Programs Office with planning and execution of events such as pre-departure orientations, re-entry sessions, study abroad information sessions, etc. Attend monthly Study Abroad Council meetings with Colleges of the Fenway and Global Education Opportunities (GEO) Center colleagues Attend events on behalf of the Center for International Studies such as Admissions Open Houses, Accepted Students Days, Orientation, etc. Serve as primary contact and project manager for summer exchange programs (including possible weekends and after-hours work) Work collaboratively with MCPHS University professional staff, faculty and departments to arrange exchange visitor programs and schedules, including making room reservations, requesting work orders, ordering catering, coordinating billing, etc. Responsible for communication with MCPHS University partner institutions and organizations participating in summer exchange programsAdditional responsibilities may be assigned by the supervisor.Qualifications:Required: Currently pursuing or planning to pursue a master?s degree in higher education and/or international affairs, global studies, education, or a related field concurrently while in the Graduate Assistant position Leadership skills Knowledge of higher education and international education Ability to manage time effectively and prioritize projects Strong interpersonal and intercultural skillsApplyPlease attach a cover letter and a resume. No phone calls, please. Principals only. No relocation available. Finalist candidate(s) for this position will be subject to a pre-employment background check as a condition of employment. MCPHS University is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants who would enrich the University?s diversity are encouraged to apply.About UsMCPHS University, an innovator in health and professional education, is setting the pace in the health science fields. MCPHS has more than 7000 students across campuses in Boston?s Longwood Medical Area, downtown Worcester, MA and downtown Manchester, NH. Here, we are preparing future generations of global leaders and promoting systems to improve the health of the public. In the midst of implementing an ambitious strategic plan that will bring us to our 200th anniversary in 2023, MCPHS offers meaningful work that benefits society overall, provides competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits, and fosters a sense of connectedness and collaboration among our employees. We are a fast-moving, data-driven educational institution with a strong entrepreneurial mindset. Come join us and be a part of a diverse community that is at the forefront of advancing the healthcare landscape! To learn more about working at MCPHS University, please visit Careers at MCPHS.
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