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Executive Director, Global Engagement

Posting Details

Posting Details

Position Title Executive Director, Global Engagement
Position Number 989834
Requisition No. S00758
Salary Range/Pay Rate Salary commensurate with education and experience.
Position Notes

Compensation commensurate with education and experience. For more information on Oakland University’s salary structure and fringe benefits, please go to our website at

Employee Group/Grade AP Band U
Job Category Administrative-Professional
Work Schedule FT/Reg (40 hours)

This is a full-time position.

Pay Schedule Month
Number of Hrs./Wk. 40

Position Information

Position Information

Minimum Qualifications

Masters degree in International Education, Business Administration, Public Administration, or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience. Ten years experience in a leadership role in international programs, including international students and scholars, study abroad and foreign exchange, and English language programs. In-depth knowledge and understanding of documentation and visa application processes. Experience in recruiting, retaining, and providing services to international students and scholars. Excellent communication skills. Commitment to the mission of global education and learning.

Desired Qualifications

PHD. Broad strategic view of best practices and future direction in global education. Experience working collaboratively with a broad array of campus constituents and international partners to accomplish goals. Ability to select and mentor an effective professional staff. Experience in grant writing. Record of working effectively across a complex, decentralized organization. Strong commitment to diversity.

All Qualifications

Unless otherwise required by an applicable collective bargaining agreement, all minimum, additional and desired qualifications are preferred, but qualifications, degrees, and/or experience deemed comparable and/or equivalent by Oakland University in its sole and exclusive discretion may be considered.

Additional Qualifications
Position Purpose

To lead and direct the Office of Global Engagement. To lead the university community in creating and advancing a vision for international education. To create plans and strategies to help with the university’s efforts to engage in globally focused research and provide opportunities for students to participate in immersive, cross-cultural experiences. To expand the university’s global collaborations with international partners, business, government and non-profits to identify needs and solutions that leverage university scholarship, expertise and resources.

Job Open Date 09/08/2017
Job Close Date

Position Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you currently a member of the Oakland University Administrative-Professional Group?
    • Yes
    • No
    • No Response

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
Optional Documents