Advise F and J visa holders in student and scholar categories including degree seeking, bi-lateral exchange and non-Georgia Tech sponsored students, student interns, and research scholars on immigration regulations. Provide adjustment and integration support. This position will interact on a consistent basis with: Unit management and staff. This position typically will advise and counsel: International students, scholars, staff and faculty. This position will supervise: NA.
Job Duty 1 - Identify, interpret, and apply relevant law, government, and institutional policy within the scope of advising international students and visiting scholars as Designated School Official (DSO)/Alternate Responsible Officer (ARO).
Job Duty 2 - Functional responsibilities may include: communication and student support, Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) compliance, student engagement and professional development, scholar advising, data management, and report generation.
Job Duty 3 - Develop and maintain partnerships on and off-campus to advocate for the International Student & Scholar (ISSS) community.
Job Duty 4 - Support orientation, cultural adjustment, co-curricular engagement, advocacy, and professional development programs.
Job Duty 5 - Perform other duties as assigned
Educational Requirements Bachelor's Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Other Required Qualifications Must be a US citizen or permanent resident.
Required Experience One to two years of job related experience
Additional Preferred Qualifications Experience in a university environment advising international students on F-1 and J-1 visas. Experience using BANNER and Sunapsis or other batch system. Experience with student and scholar programming. Experience with intercultural engagement.
Preferred Educational Qualifications Master's Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Preferred Experience Two to three years of job related experience
Internal Number: 225764
About Georgia Institute of Technology
The Office of International Education at the Georgia Institute of Technology provides leadership in advocating for, supporting and pursuing the institute's goals for international education and exchange. Georgia Tech is dedicated to expanding its global footprint and influence and to ensuring that we graduate good global citizens. In this regard, the office sees its most important priorities to include:
* Collaborating with faculty to further internationalize the curriculum;
* Advocating for programs of study that prepare students to be globally competent;
* Identifying opportunities for faculty to acquire international education experiences;
* Serving the large and diverse population of international students and visiting scholars.