SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES IN THE OFFICE OF GLOBAL STRATEGY & INITIATIVES: The Office of Global Strategy and Initiatives (GSI) and its reporting divisions (the Office of International Student and Scholar Services, the Claus M. Halle Institute for Global Research and Learning, and Global Services) work to enhance and promote Emory’s global engagement. GSI supports creative global initiatives, cultivates cross-unit collaboration, promotes a culturally dynamic and diverse campus, and coordinates Emory's international resources and partnerships.
The Program Coordinator supports the implementation of GSI, Halle Institute, and Global Services initiatives to advance Emory’s global strategies. Assists with research and discovery processes to support related decision-making, and with preparation of reports, issue summaries, and recommendations. Works with team members on office communications and website updates and assists with event planning, management, and execution. Supports development of talking points, agendas and schedules, including those involving senior leadership and their travel abroad, and assists with related logistics. Supports GSI’s work with other Emory units to advance Emory’s global strategies. Assists with international partnership administration and related projects with universities, governments, and foundations in the US and abroad.
The person in this role must demonstrate a high level of overall quality and professionalism in their work as well as sensitivity to the cultural considerations that international work can involve. Experience working, studying, and / or traveling abroad is preferred. An active interest in global affairs is required.