Coordinator for International and Off-Campus Studies Program

Applications are being accepted for the position of coordinator for international and off-campus studies program. This position will work closely with the associate dean on the day-to-day operation of the Office of International and Off-Campus Studies, provide support to students interested in participating in domestic and international off-campus courses and programs, and assist faculty in developing and coordinating off-campus courses. This position is full-time, twelve-month.

Cornell College: Cornell College is a nationally ranked, highly selective undergraduate liberal arts college of 1,200 students distinguished by its One Course At A Time curriculum. One Course At A Time offers unparalleled academic rigor and focus, flexibility for experiential study, and highly personalized mentoring—attracting a diverse student body that is intellectually curious, academically motivated, adventurous, and passionate. Cornell is one of 40 colleges featured in “Colleges That Change Lives,” was identified by the New York Times as one of 20 "stealth powerhouse" colleges, and is one of only 270 colleges in the United States to host an active chapter of Phi Beta Kappa. Founded in 1853, Cornell was the first campus named entirely to the National Historic Register. It is located in the picturesque town of Mount Vernon, Iowa– a town distinguished by its vibrant local art scene and recognized by Frommer’s as one of "America's Coolest Small Towns.”

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience required. Previous acquaintance or relevant experience with international study/travel as a student, faculty member, or advisor. Must have the ability to take personal/professional initiative, with strong task orientation and commitment to follow-through; knowledge of and dedication to liberal arts education; proactive attitude toward student capacities and potential; and excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills. Ability to maintain confidentiality. Knowledge of Microsoft Office products, CMS and web applications.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. To apply, submit cover letter, resume and names and contact information of three references to:

Vickie Farmer, Director of Human Resources
Email (preferred):
Mail:  Cornell College
          Attn: Human Resources
          600 First Street SW
          Mount Vernon, IA 52314

Cornell is an AA/EO employer and encourages applications from women and minorities. Cornell complies with Iowa’s Smoke Free Air Act and participates in e-verify for verification of employment eligibility.