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International Program Coordinator

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The International Program Coordinator is based at Bard College in Annandale, New York and reports to the Associate Director of the Institute for International Liberal Education (IILE). The IILE, home to Bard Abroad, manages the study abroad programs at Bard’s network of international partners in Germany, Hungary, Kyrgyzstan, Palestine, Russia, and New York City.

The Program Coordinator works with the Bard Abroad Recruitment Manager to set and meet enrollment goals for recruitment and to promote Bard’s programs through:  meeting with faculty, students, and administrators, and networking and representing Bard Abroad at conferences and fairs. The focus of the position is on the maintenance and development of institutional relationships with colleges and universities in North America. The coordinator will also provide significant program development, management, and assessment support to the Associate Director.

The position requires extensive travel within the US, (Sept-Nov and Jan-April) and occasional international travel.  Applicants should have experience in higher education recruitment or admissions; knowledge of a foreign language and study/work abroad experience are desirable. A master's degree is preferred, and applicants must possess a valid driver’s license, and be able to work evenings and weekends as required.

Applicants should also possess the following qualifications and skills:

·         Superior written and verbal communication skills

·         Strong knowledge of U.S. academic institutions and enthusiasm for the liberal arts model

·         Ability to be flexible and function well in a dynamic environment

·         Ability to develop and maintain strong, productive relationships with faculty, administrators, and students at U.S. colleges and universities

·         Knowledge of Intelliworks and/or Studio Abroad is a plus


To apply, please send cover letter, resume, and names of three references to Review of applications will begin immediately. Bard College is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from individuals who contribute to its diversity.