Colorado State University is accepting applications for an International Student and Scholar Advisor. The position supports international students and scholars in achieving their academic, professional, and personal goals and objectives at CSU. The ISSS advisor is well-versed in F-1 and J-1 immigration regulations as well as University policies, procedures, and support systems in order to provide excellent services, advice, counseling, advocacy, and referrals related to immigration, cultural, financial, academic, and personal concerns. The ISSS advisor also serves on committees and supports a variety of office programs and activities. This is a full-time administrative professional position and reports to the Assistant Director for International Student Services.
Completed applications must be received by Sunday, June 27, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. (MT).
For full consideration, applications must be received by the deadline; however, the candidate pool will be kept open until the position is filled.
CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer and conducts background checks on all final candidates.
Required Job Qualifications:
1. Bachelor’s degree 2. Two years of professional experience in international education, intercultural relations, student advising, counseling, overseas development work or related fields 3. Ability to interpret government regulatory language 4. Strong written, verbal communication, and interpersonal skills, including the ability to interact with individuals and cultures 5. U.S. citizen or permanent resident status in order to serve as a Designated School Official for F-1 visa purposes and as an Alternate Responsible Officer for the Exchange Visitor Program.
Preferred Job Qualifications:
1. Strong commitment to the principles of diversity, inclusion and equal access 2. Demonstrated experience and training with federal immigration rules applying to F-1 and J-1 students and scholars 3. Ability to think analytically and creatively 4. Ability to communicate with students in one or more languages in addition to English 5. Experience living, working or studying outside of the United States 6. Strong computer skills, with experience in database applications 7. Experience or training in intercultural relations and adjustment 8. Experience with university academic and administrative policies and procedures 9. Capable of handling confidential matters with discretion and maintaining scrupulous attention to detail.
About Colorado State University
Colorado State University is a premier public research university established as the land-grant institution for the State of Colorado in 1870. CSU is committed to excellence, setting the standard for public research universities in education, research and outreach for the benefit of the citizens of Colorado, the United States, and the world. The campus culture is driven by a desire always to do better and a vision to be the best place to learn, work, and discover.