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Study Abroad Advisor Interns

303-871-4912

oie@du.edu

Office of International Education Staff

The OIE is currently hiring Study Abroad Interns for the 2017-18 academic year!

The Study Abroad Intern is a part-time, unpaid internship position in the Office of International Education. The purpose of the position is to offer practical study abroad advising experience as well as to familiarize the intern with the field of international education.
 
Responsibilities
  • Meet with potential study abroad students individually to assess appropriate program placement with regard to academic, professional, personal, and financial goals for study abroad
  • Conduct informational sessions and presentations
  • Advise students, faculty, staff and parents on Office of International Education administrative policies and procedures as related to study abroad
  • Research best practices in international education
  • Coordinate study abroad outreach events
  • Complete administrative duties and special projects as needed
Required Qualifications
  • Must receive academic credit toward graduate degree
  • Experience living, studying or working outside of the United States for a minimum of 10 weeks
  • Ability to work 12 to 20 hours per week during regular office hours (8:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday)
  • Comfortable with public speaking
  • Strong written communication skills
  • Ability to work as an effective team member
  • Experience using MS Office Suite
Preferred Qualifications
  • Enrolled in a graduate program related to education and/or international studies
  • Academic year commitment (August-May)
Personal Development
The intern will gain practical advising experience by working with undergraduate students in the context of a university education abroad office. In addition, the intern will develop a general understanding of trends and best practices as they relate to the field of international education.
 
More Details
Please see the complete position description and application form for more details. Position is open until filled; priority will be given to applications received by May 1, 2017. Email denise.cope@du.edu if you have questions about this position.