7156 International Student Services Assistant Director (Administrator I), International Student Center (7156)

  • San Diego
  • San Diego, California
  • Jul 01, 2020
Full Time Clerical and Administrative Support

Job Description


San Diego State University is seeking applicants with demonstrated experience and/or commitment to teaching and working effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and members of historically underrepresented groups.

Initial review of the required application materials, including cover letters and resumes, will begin on January 22, 2020. To receive full consideration, apply by January 21, 2020. The position will remain open until filled.

Position Information

This position is in the Management Personnel Plan (Administrator I) and earns management benefits including medical, dental, vision, $100,000 life insurance plan, and the CalPERS pension plan. For more information on benefits included for this position, please see the benefits summary.
This is a full-time, benefits eligible, at will position. This position is designated exempt under FLSA and not eligible for overtime compensation. Standard SDSU work hours are Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. but may vary based on operational needs.

The International Student Services Assistant Director works independently under the general supervision of the Director and is a student success-focused professional directly responsible for designing, developing, implementing and evaluating a full range of services and programs which meet the international objectives of the university and the special needs of prospective, current and former non-immigrant international students.

The Assistant Director serves as the manager of the Office of International Student Services, is the office Primary Designated School Official for immigration and regulatory compliance, and overseas international student programs.

Compensation and Benefits

Starting salary upon appointment not expected to exceed $6,670 per month. Salary placement is determined by the education, experience, and qualifications the candidate brings to the position, internal equity, and the hiring department's fiscal resources.

San Diego State University offers a rich benefits package that constitutes a major portion of total compensation. For more information regarding SDSU benefits, please click here.

Minimum Qualifications

-Masters degree or equivalent.
-Five years' experience working in higher education
-Three years' experience with international student advising
-Experience with student success program development and management
-Three or more years working with international student visas and SEVIS immigration related matters as a Designated School Official (DSO)

Preferred Qualifications and Specialized Skills

-Strong, demonstrable skills leading an international student services team
-Experience serving as a Primary Designated School Official (PDSO)
-Master's degree in an internationally related field, education, or higher education administration
-Previous supervisorial or leadership experience
-Previous study abroad or international living experience

Applicants with disabilities requiring assistance may call (619) 594-1139.

General Information

All management and executive employees shall be required to provide a written statement to the appropriate administrator of any and all outside employment. Employees shall also provide a written statement of outside employment if a written request by an administrator is made.

The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

San Diego State University is not a sponsoring agency for staff or management positions (e.g., H-1B visa). Applicants must currently be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Offers of employment are contingent upon the presentation of documents that demonstrate a person's identity and authorization to work in the United States, which are consistent with the provisions of the Immigration Reform and Control Act.

A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

SDSU is a smoke free campus. For more information, please click here.

SDSU is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, age, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, or covered veteran status.

Closing Date/Time: Open until filled

Job Address

San Diego, California 92182 United States View Map