The Office for Study Abroad (OSA) provides and facilitates quality international educational opportunities at the George Washington University (GW). As educators, we promote students’ academic, personal, professional, and intercultural development before, during, and after their study abroad experiences. We respond effectively to individual student needs, while fostering cultural understanding and self-awareness throughout the student body and contributing to an increasingly international campus. The OSA primarily works with undergraduate students; some short-term, faculty-led graduate programs are administered through the OSA as well.
Reporting to the Program Manager, Global Bachelor’s and Focus on Fall Abroad Community, the Program Assistant is responsible for supporting and promoting the Global Bachelor’s (GB) and Focus on Fall Abroad Community (FOFAC) Programs within the Office for Study Abroad. Responsibilities include:
The position is based at GW’s Foggy Bottom Campus in Washington, DC. The incumbent may perform other related duties as assigned. The omission of specific duties does not preclude the supervisor from assigning duties that are logically related to the position.
Qualified candidates will hold a high school diploma/GED plus 1.5 years of relevant professional experience, or, a Bachelor’s degree or higher in a relevant area of study. Degree must be conferred by the start date of the position. Degree requirements may be substituted with an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Essential: Employees who perform functions that have been deemed essential to maintaining business or academic operations. Employees are generally expected to work from home during an event and may be asked to physically report to work.
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The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.
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Campus Location: Foggy Bottom, Washington, D.C.
College/School/Department: Academic Affairs
Family: Academic Affairs
Sub-Family: Program Administration
Stream: Service and Support
Level: Level 2
Hours Per Week: 40
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. with flexibility to work evenings and weekends as needed.
Special Instructions to Applicants: Employer will not sponsor for employment Visa status. In order to gain a better understating of your experience, the professional experience section of your resume must include months in addition to years. For example, instead of “2014 – 2015,” it should include “April 2014 – January 2015” or similar information.
Internal Applicants Only?: No
Posting Number: S007542
Job Open Date: 08/09/2018
Background Screening: Successful Completion of a Background Screening will be required as a condition of hire.