Research, analyze, and apply laws and regulations necessary to prepare appropriate immigrant visa petitions. Draft and complete correspondence and documents, in consultation with legal affairs and external counsel, related to work-based visas such as OPT, J, H-1B, and visas under USMCA. Serve as an important resource to international applicants and employees. Develop resource and training materials related to immigration concepts and work to create and endorse inclusive communities for U.S. residents and other international professionals.
Create a continuous employee learning environment through programs, resource development, counseling, and organizational development efforts. Identify learning objectives, develop resource and training materials, and assess training effectiveness within the university's DEI training program. Source and/or develop teaching aids such as training handbooks, demonstration models, multimedia visual aids, computer tutorials, and reference works.
Demonstrated success in developing training and resource materials on topics related to identity, intersectionality, and/or social justice frameworks.
Experience working with culturally and ethnically diverse populations required.
Demonstrated organizational and interpersonal skills.
Proficient in Word, Excel, and/or other database software programs.
Ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
Superior written and oral communication skills.
Must be highly detail-oriented.
Experience working with culturally and ethnically diverse populations that include international constituencies and their visa (such as OPT, J, H-1B, and visas under USMCA) processing needs and requirements is preferred.
Bachelor’s degree and 2-4 years of professional experience. Will consider an Associate’s degree combined with equivalent and relevant professional experience.
This full-time position carries benefits and is expected to end on June 30, 2020, with the possibility of extension.
It is the policy of Colgate University not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of their race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, pregnancy, national origin, marital status, disability, protected Veterans status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, being or having been victims of domestic violence or stalking, familial status, or any other categories covered by law. Colgate is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Candidates from historically underrepresented groups, women, persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
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