Office of International Student and Scholar Services: International Student Success Assistant >

DUTIES: Develop outreach activities to help international students adjust to academic life at Binghamton University; build on existing research and best practices; work with ISSS staff, student groups, and BU TV to develop and produce a series of videos focused on describing academic and social life at Binghamton University, emphasizing strategies for student success and community involvement; develop articles for publication as well as post important information in targeted social media outlets; assist in developing workshops to provide information on academic resources, making friends, and becoming involved in the Binghamton University community, as well as problem-solving skills; assist in writing reports to assess the effort and usefulness of ISSS student success.

SKILLS NEEDED: Strong interpersonal skills; sensitivity to intercultural perspectives and ability to view situations from a culturally sensitive perspective; ability to respect and maintain student confidentiality; excellent written and oral communication skills in English; proficiency in Microsoft Excel; ability to work independently and with others; good organizational skills and attention to detail.

Last Updated: 12/5/12