About Us: The Institute for Study Abroad, Butler University

Employment at IFSA-Butler

IFSA-Butler is an independent non-profit organization affiliated with Butler University. Headquartered in Indianapolis, IFSA-Butler was founded in 1988 with the primary goal to provide quality study abroad opportunities that include academic and support services to enhance the undergraduate experience, and positively influence the future trajectory of our students. IFSA-Butler is one of the largest study abroad providers in the country and provides high quality academic programs for undergraduates in 18 countries.

IFSA-Butler offers a competitive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, retirement plan and generous paid time off.

IFSA-Butler is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion.

Associate Director for Academic Affairs

IFSA-Butler is seeking an Associate Director for Academic Affairs. This position (ADAA) is based in our Indianapolis office and reports to the Vice President for Academic Affairs (VPAA). The primary responsibilities of the ADAA are to facilitate organizational understanding of the educational systems of the cultures in which IFSA-Butler programs are situated, develop processes that contribute to student success, develop/maintain a student learning assessment plan for the organization, engage in international education research and oversee course registration systems and the production of academic records for IFSA-Butler program participants. The ADAA assists the VPAA with various academic projects and initiatives and stands in for the VPAA during absences or when designated. The ADAA also supervises the Senior Academic Affairs Coordinator and the Academic Affairs Coordinator. Other responsibilities include management of escalated academic incident reporting. This position is expected to participate in IFSA-Butler conferences, certain professional meetings and associations and external evaluations or site seminars in IFSA-Butler program locations, as requested.


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