In collaboration with key Arcadia University stakeholders, the Travel Health and Safety Manager will contribute to the development, management, and promotion of a comprehensive travel preparedness strategy for Glenside programs (faculty-led international, domestic). The Manager will promote best practices from the fields of education abroad and risk management and must have the knowledge and interpersonal skills to work effectively with faculty, students, and staff at all levels. The Travel Health and Safety Manager will be based in Academic Affairs, reporting to the Associate Provost.
The Manager will train administrative staff and faculty in appropriate health and safety measures, procedures and precautions, and will revise and implement current student-facing health and safety education for Arcadia's signature Preview and Global Field Study Programs and international experiences, along with program-based domestic travel. The Manager will support the work of Travel Advisory and Response Team (TART). S/he/they will monitor international security risks in order to update relevant program faculty, staff and participants as appropriate and will assist in implementing decisions made by TART and senior university staff. S/he/they will foster a reliable network of support and shared resources among institutional peers.
Arcadia University is a top-ranked private university in Greater Philadelphia and promises a distinctly global, integrative, and personal learning experience that prepares students to contribute and lead in a diverse and dynamic world. A national leader in study abroad and international education, Arcadia has been named #1 in undergraduate study abroad participation by the Institute of International Education's Open Doors Report for the past seven years. Approximately 3,900 students attend Arcadia, and the University's 2,500 undergraduate students choose from more than 65 fields of study.
Applications must be submitted online through Arcadia's Human Resources portal to receive full consideration. Please do not email application materials to hiring manager. For additional information and to apply, please visit: https://careers-arcadia.icims.com/jobs/ and submit a cover letter, resume and names and phone numbers of three professional references.
Application review will begin immediately. Posting will be removed from the website once we've established a sufficient talent pool for consideration.
Arcadia University seeks candidates of diverse cultural backgrounds and abilities. Arcadia University encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. All offers of employment are conditional based on successful completion of a background check.
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