Located on a 156-acre woodland campus, six miles south of Tacoma, in suburban Parkland, Washington, PLU is a private university dedicated to doing things differently since 1890. More than 800 employees at PLU hold positions as faculty members, administrators, academic and administrative staff, including trades and support services. With a tradition of rigorous liberal arts and professional programs, we are committed to developing ethical and educated individuals who are prepared for a lifetime of success—both in their careers and in service to others. The faculty, staff, and administrators of PLU are similarly devoted to service. Working on a university campus requires a commitment to caring for our students, colleagues, campus, and community. Whether staff are preparing meals in the dining hall, processing payments in the Business Office, maintaining our trees and grounds, or teaching a class, all positions are critical to the success of PLU, our students, and staff.
FT; Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm. Some evenings and weekends may be required.
The Wang Center Study Away Advisor and Program Liaison advises students on their options for semester study away and supports the ongoing implementation of PLU Gateway and Featured Programs including orientations and recruitment activities. This position also coordinates the supervision of the Global Ambassador peer-advisors and leads, in collaboration with Marketing and Communications, the Wang Center’s marketing and outreach strategy. Reports to Executive Director.
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PLU offers an excellent benefits package including tuition remission for employees and their dependents, retirement plan, medical, dental, paid vacation, major holidays off, and many other great university benefits.