China Program Coordinator (Omaha, NE)

The University of Nebraska at Omaha is seeking a China Program Coordinator.

The China Program Coordinator position is a two-year temporary, benefits eligible position and contingent upon continued funding after two years.  The primary purpose of the China Program Coordinator is to ensure international students from Guangzhou College of Commerce (GCC), and potentially elsewhere in China, are provided with the support necessary to ensure they are able to succeed at UNO.  The coordinator will provide a high level of customized care and oversight for these students as they transition to UNO and complete their degrees. This includes identifying social, academic, and cultural challenges of students and developing programs to address these issues in coordination with appropriate UNO and/or partner institution faculty/staff/offices. This position requires flexibility and the ability to establish priorities and manage multiple demands in a fast-paced environment. Reports, database use, and student programming also require attention to detail, strong organizational and analytical skills.

The coordinator must have the ability to relate well to students, scholars, and others from diverse cultural backgrounds. This position requires collaboration in the planning and implementation of orientation programs, cross-cultural activities, and student support services with the campus and community. In addition, the coordinator must have a strong commitment to being a team member in a comprehensive international office to serve new and continuing students with a student-centered approach. The coordinator will act as a liaison assisting with advising as it pertains to Immigration regulations. This position is frequently on call after hours.

Required Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s Degree
• Valid Driver’s License

Preferred Qualifications:
• Master’s Degree
• 1 year international student advising experience and overseas study or living experience.  
• Able to speak Mandarin Chinese

Salary Information:
Commensurate with Experience

For questions, please contact UNO Human Resources at unohr@unomaha.edu

To apply, please visit: http://unomaha.peopleadmin.com/postings/8193

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