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PT Lecturer-Immigration & Legal Issues in International Higher Education

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Position Information

Position Title PT Lecturer-Immigration & Legal Issues in International Higher Education
Requisition Number PTFR000215
Division/College College of Professional Studies
Interdisciplinary Division/College
Location Boston Main Campus
Full-Time/Part-Time Part Time
Benefits Eligible
Posting Date 07/19/2017

Teach a graduate level course on Immigration and Legal Issues in International Higher Education for the Global Student Mobility concentration in the master’s degree program in Global Studies and International Relations. The course will be offered in Spring 2015.

GST6850 Immigration and Legal Issues in International Higher Education – Focuses on necessary legal knowledge for managers running international student offices on campuses. Covers visa and immigration law from the U.S. perspective and legal-knowledge study-abroad staff need, such as crisis management, insurance, physical and mental health issues, and liability problems, as staff assist both American students who travel in increasing numbers to nontraditional destinations, and international students who come to their campuses.


The ideal instructor will have a law degree or a terminal degree in this field.
A history of successful teaching at the graduate level is strongly preferred and experience teaching online is a plus.

Additional Information

Courses are offered in online, on-campus, and blended formats. Courses are typically 12-weeks in duration. Positions are available contingent upon enrollment, funding and departmental needs. This is a non-tenure track part time faculty position and is not-benefits eligible.

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