Employment Opportunities

International Education Leadership Opportunities

Unpaid Internships and volunteer opportunities are available for undergraduate and graduate students. Students with Work-Study are encouraged to also apply. Below is a full list of positions staffed at the Center for International Education (CIE) - to inquire about current or future openings please see the contact information below.

Program Assistant (ISSS)

  • Assists in the planning, development, design, implementation and evaluation of intercultural programs and support services to help international students.
  • Develops and conducts ISSS programs to support international student success, including orientation programs, and initiates collaboration with university offices and student groups to improve opportunities for student cross-cultural engagement and participation in university life.
  • Coordinates processes, develops mechanisms to implement and evaluate programs and international student needs, and make recommendations for improvement to international student services.
  • Assists to identify ways to increase international student participation in university support programs, and develop new collaborative programs and initiatives.
  • Facilitates focus groups for ISSS to identify areas of need for international students.
  • Perform related duties as required.


  • Excellent communication, writing and organizational skills
  • Friendliness, creativity and interpersonal skills
  • Self-starter, willingness to make a difference on campus

Immigration Assistant (ISSS)

  • Knowledge of basic student immigration situations
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Discreet, diplomatic and detailed oriented
  • Cross cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • Ability to multi-task projects in fast paced environment
  • Excellent computer, data entry skills
  • Perform related duties as required

Program Coordinator (ISSS)

  • Corresponds and/or meets with event participants, performers, speakers and attendees regarding registration, food requirements, scheduling, contracts and payment.
  • Serves as liaison to Food Service, Student Activities Leadership Development, Student Center, Events Management and the Student Organizations regarding program and event logistics.
  • Conducts marketing and recruitment campaign for special programs and the International Events: including mailings, advertising, classroom visits and media awareness.
  • Works with other department and student organizations on campus to raise funds for the events
  • Solicits participant feedback on special programs and the International Events
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities related to those enumerated above which do not alter the basic level of responsibility of the position.

Newsletter Editor (ISSS)

  • Responsible for the layout and design of the ISSS newsletter.
  • Responsible for overall writing and editing of ISSS Newsletter.
  • Research/write articles for the newsletter.
  • Write Press releases on international events and activities.
  • Manage all ISSS Social Media accounts (Facebook, LinkedIn, and Instagram).
  • Individual will work closely with Photographic Assistant.

International Student Assistant (ISSS)

  • Assist with the planning of educational programs such as Global review.
  • Plan and coordinate program logistics such as food, location and media equipment.
  • Research potential speakers and program ideas.
  • Organize events based on current international events, Global Review, etc

International Student Assistant (ISSS)

  • Assist with the planning of socio - cultural programs.
  • Plan and coordinate program logistics such as food, location and media equipment.
  • Research potential speakers and program ideas.
  • Organize International Women's Day, International Education Week, Coffee Hour, etc.

Photographic Assistant (ISSS)

  • Assist with the documentation of all International events.
  • Artistic ability to create a visually pleasing photograph.
  • Retouching and editing photos.
  • Attention to detail during a shot.
  • Excellent Interpersonal skills.
  • Photoshop capability.

Graphic Designer (ISSS)

  • Assists in the maintenance of International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) web page.
  • Create posters for all ISSS programs.
  • Advertise ISSS programs and events.
  • Contact Campus Event announcements/ Marketing.
  • Excellent Photoshop and Microsoft Office Skills.

Peer Educator (ISSS)

  • Attend Fall and Spring Orientation and Immigration workshops.
  • Provide case studies of potential situations to peers
  • Present workshops for classes, residence halls and athletic teams.
  • Research/develop new workshops.

No experience required. Will train for all positions.

For all International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) positions, send application form to Toyin Ayeni atayenio@ccsu.edu
ISSS Application (PDF Form)