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Student Graduate Assistant for Global Opportunities

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To apply, you will need your resume, cover letter, a list of professional references, and your autobiographical sketch/personal statement

Posting Details

Applications will be accepted until midnight (Eastern Time Zone) on the 'Posting End Date' shown below.

Position Information

Job Title Student Graduate Assistant for Global Opportunities
Special Instructions to Applicants

To apply, you will need your resume, cover letter, a list of professional references, and your autobiographical sketch/personal statement

Posting Number 2016348STD
Job Description

The Graduate Assistant supports the daily operations of the Office of Global Opportunities. The GA will play an integral role in promoting the office’s mission to promote the benefits of study away programs and cross cultural competency while working effectively with students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds.

In general, the Graduate Assistant may:

¬ Advise students on their study away options during walk-in advising.
¬ Participate in pre-departure orientations, classroom presentations, global opportunity fairs and other on-campus events.
¬ Assist with developing materials related to study abroad and off-campus opportunities, advising tools and outreach.
¬ Assist with faculty-led program management as appropriate.
¬ Attend regularly scheduled staff meetings and participate in office activities.
¬ Supervise a group of volunteer student Ambassadors comprised of global program alumni.
¬ Maintain regular office hours during the semester; includes occasional evening and weekend commitments.
¬ The GA is invited to propose special projects depending on his or her interests.

Minimum Qualifications
Preferred Qualifications
Department VP For Student Affairs
Pay Rate
Posting Open Date 11/22/2017
Posting End Date 02/02/2018
Job Category Student Hourly
Planning Unit Global Affairs and International Studies
Work Schedule
Campus Athens
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Diversity Statement

Ohio University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment. Ohio University is an equal access/equal opportunity and affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to building and maintaining a diverse workforce. Women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Ohio University is a member of the OH/Western PA/WV Higher Education Recruitment Consortium.

Employment Type Part-Time Term

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References
  4. Other (See Special Instructions to Applicants for Details)
Optional Documents

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. Please indicate your current course of study    A) College Student Personnel B) Critical Studies in Educational Foundations    C) Counselor Education    D) None of the above

    (Open Ended Question)