Salary range for the Coordinator of Global Education and Engagement is competitive. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, retirement, and more. Visit our web site at http://hr.uncc.edu/Benefits for details.
Internal Number: 7801
Primary Purpose of Position
The Coordinator for Global Education and Engagement works closely with the Director of Global Education and Engagement (OGEE) as well as with the staff team within the OIP units to support the expansion of global learning at UNC Charlotte. This position encompasses a unique combination of responsibilities including, but not limited to, program development, intercultural training, assessment, administrative duties, and outreach activities.
Major Duties and Responsibilities: The successful candidate will demonstrate strength in the following functional areas:
Global Education and Engagement Programming
In collaboration with the OGEE Director, identify, design, and implement new international initiatives to strengthen a student-centered approach to campus internationalization for credit and co-curricular options
Develop, implement, and evaluate—in collaboration with appropriate UNC Charlotte departments —global education and engagement programs (e.g., International Speaker Series, Great Decisions program, International Career Panel, International Education Week, International Festival, International Women’s Day, Country Culture Workshop and other programs.)
Co-chair the UNC Charlotte International Festival, the longest standing cultural tradition at the University with over 20,000 attendees
Assist with the implementation of campus visits by international delegations, guests and educators
Oversee the implementation of the Global Gateways residential theme co-curricular program with the assistance of the OGEE Director
Coordinate the summer SOAR (orientation) program for OIP
In collaboration with the OGEE Director, administer the budget associated with OGEE programs.
Internationalization Liaison to Faculty
Partner with faculty on global engagement programming including coordination of classroom or Global Gateways presentation programs, speakers, etc.
Liaise with faculty and Student Affairs staff to represent OIP in student engagement efforts
Oversee the Great Decisions (GD) program as the GD State Coordinator for North Carolina and organize, promote, and implement the GD Lecture Series for UNC Charlotte
Assist in facilitating virtual exchange course components when needed.
UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research institution. Our campus is located in the piedmont of North Carolina, just two hours from the mountains and three hours from the Atlantic Ocean. A large public university with a small college feel, more than 25,000 students consider UNC Charlotte's 1,000-acre campus their home away from home.