Global Programs Manager

Rider University

Lawrenceville, NJ

ID: 7099479 (Ref.No. 22M300643)
Posted: May 5, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Position Description

Rider University invites applications for a Global Programs Manager.  Reporting to the Director of the Office of International Education, this individual will manage all faculty led programs and serve as the primary contact for international students on campus. 
Specifically, the individual will be responsible for:
  • supporting faculty-led international study tours; 
  • working closely with the Admissions Office to facilitate the issuance of initial student visas and handling of related regulatory matters regarding international students applying to and seeking to attend Rider;
  • assisting Rider’s active F-1 and J-1 students with their visa, travel, employment and related issues; 
  • helping maintain Rider’s SEVIS records and keeping Rider in compliance with all USCIS and USICE regulations and requirements; and 
  • ensuring that all activities supported by the Office of International Education are conducted in full compliance with the University’s guidelines and expectations for effective risk management.

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in an appropriately related field
  • Previous experience working, living, or studying outside of the United States
  • A demonstrated student-centered philosophy, demonstrable cross-cultural sensitivity, and the ability to work with a diverse student and faculty community
  • Extensive experience with TerraDotta software

Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience

  • Hands-on knowledge of immigration and visa issues for international students and faculty is a plus
  • Proficiency in a different language

About Rider University

The Rider University community is composed of faculty, staff and students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds. 

Rider University is committed to fostering an inclusive, vibrant living and learning community that embraces students, faculty and staff of all backgrounds and enables them to achieve success. 

Through reflection and open, respectful dialogue, we develop responsible citizens who demonstrate academic understanding and compassion to grow and serve as leaders in a diverse and global world.

Candidates with a demonstrated commitment supportive of the multicultural needs of Rider University and the surrounding community are highly desired.

Rider University has been included as one of the nation’s best universities by US News & World Report and remained in the top tier in the Regional Universities – North category. Additionally, The Princeton Review named Rider among its “Best 387 Colleges” in the nation. Both publications have ranked the University favorably in their respective surveys for more than a decade.

Rider University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity.  

Special Instructions to Applicants

Rider University is committed to diversity. Please provide a statement of your commitment to diversity.

The completion of a background check is required for all new hires.