Graduate Assistantships - Education Abroad

Suspended for 2020-21

Email a current resume and letter of interest to the Manager of International Programs Julie Good at No phone calls and no in-person inquiries please.

Graduate Assistantships (GA) help to provide academic and professional development opportunities to CSU students. The Center for International Services and Programs (CISP) at Cleveland State University typically employs two or three Graduate Assistants per year: one position works primarily with International Students and Scholars (ISS) and the other focuses on International Programs and the National Student Exchange consortium (NSE). GAs play a vital role in helping to further the mission and work of the CISP. Applicants may submit their letters of interest and resumes at any time and will be kept on file until an opening is available.

Eligibility: Future or current graduate students who achieved at 3.0 GPA or higher in their undergraduate program or maintains a 3.3 GPA or higher if already enrolled in a Master's program. Previous study abroad or international experience is not necessary but is extremely helpful. An outgoing personality and student centered- approach coupled with excellent presentation skills are a must. Knowledge of event planning and budgeting is also helpful.

Role:The International Programs GA promotes education abroad at Cleveland State and collaborates with fellow student peer advisors in the CISP on internationally-themed student programming. The daily tasks involve presentations to ASC 101 classes, general and introductory study abroad advising during "drop-in" sessions,  maintenance of a professional email account, and outreach at campus-wide events and on social media. The scope of the position will include additional duties like pre-departure advising/student handbook revisions, Education Abroad Fair and Info session management, or more technically-oriented projects depending on the expertise and interests of the particular hire.

Deadline: Rolling. Resumes and letters of interest may be submitted at any time and will be kept on file. Should a position become available, applicants will be contacted if they are under consideration. Please email current resume and letter of interest to the Manager of International Programs, Julie Good at