Tag Archives: study abroad

Job Opening: [temp] Short-Term Customized Program Coordinator, International Student Programs (ISP), Bellevue College

Via PNWJETAA Transitions. Institution: Bellevue College Location: Seattle, WA Type: temporary, full-time Approximate Starting Date: Around the week of January 27, 2014 to start preparation (Negotiable) Actual Program Dates: February 16 – March 15, 2014 Education: bachelor’s Summary/Position Descriptions: The … Continue reading

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Announcement: Harvard Summer School in Kyoto at Doshisha University June 8 – August 2, 2014

We invite you to take part in Harvard Summer School’s 8-week program at Doshisha University in Kyoto, Japan.  Students enroll in 2 courses:  Professor Mikael Adolphson’s course, “Japan: Tradition and Transformation,” which explores the nation’s tumultuous move to modernity. Professor … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Study Abroad Advisor, South Dakota State University

Via JETWit.com. Institution: South Dakota State University Location: Brookings, SD Review date: Dec. 13, 2013 Education: BA; MA preferred South Dakota State University is seeking a highly motivated, enthusiastic, and dynamic person as a Study Abroad Advisor. In a fast-paced, … Continue reading

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Funding: David L. Boren Fellowships

Application for the 2014-15 David L. Boren Fellowships for International Study, funded by the National Security Education Program, is now available on the Boren website.  This fellowship may be used to study in Japan.  US citizenship required. Deadline: January 28, 2014. … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Education Abroad Coordinator, Ferris State University

Via JETWit.com. Institution: Ferris State University Location: Big Rapids, MI Posting Date: 11-08-2013 Intitial Application Review Date: 11-25-2013 Education: MA (conferred by Aug 2014) Summary of Position: The Education Abroad Coordinator will educate the campus community about international education programs … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Senior Study Abroad Advisor, Rice University

Via JETWit.com. Job Title: Senior Study Abroad Advisor Institution: Rice University Location: Houston, TX Posting Date: 10-22-2013 Closing Date: Open Until Filled Education: BA and experience required, MA preferred Position Summary The Senior Study Abroad Advisor reports to the Study … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Study Abroad Advisor, Kansas State University

Via JETWit.com. See also posting on NAFSA. Institution: Kansas State University Location: Manhattan, Kansas Starting Date: January 2014 Screening of applications to begin November 24, 2013 Education: BA required, MA preferred Overview: The Study Abroad Advisor provides guidance and outstanding … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Study Abroad Advisor, University of South Carolina

Via JETWit.com. Institution: University of South Carolina Location: Columbia, SC Expected Fill Date: 12/20/2013 Education: BA and experience or MA Job Description The study abroad advisor is a professional position in the Study Abroad Office within the International Programs unit. … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Study Abroad Coordinator, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

Via JETWit.com. Position: Study Abroad Coordinator Posted by: University of Wisconsin Oshkosh Location: Oshkosh, Wisconsin Education: BA Start Date: January 1, 2014 Application Deadline: October 28, 2013 Overview This position develops and delivers web-based, print & in-person marketing; serves as primary liaison to exchange … Continue reading

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Getting a Prepaid SoftBank Phone – even without resident card!

I’d had the impression, from various blogs and such mostly I suppose, that it was basically impossible to get a keitai (mobile phone / cellphone) in Japan – contract, or even prepaid – without a resident alien card (or permanent … Continue reading

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