Reference: SF 30904
Internal and external offer - applications online only, before the 16th of December 2021.
Main working place : Louvain-la-Neuve
Unlimited fulltime contract
Starting date: as soon as possible in January 2022.
The University of Louvain, UCLouvain, was founded in 1425 and is amongst the top French-speaking comprehensive universities in the world. It hosts more than 31.000 students and 6.000 staff members spread across 7 locations in Brussels and Wallonia. UCLouvain is a research-intensive university known also for its drive for quality and innovation in teaching.
UCLouvain has a long tradition of international outlook. Through international mobility schemes, international recruitments and internationalization@home activities, UCLouvain thrives to provide intercultural experiences for their students and staff. Around 20% of the student body is international, originating from more than 120 countries. One in four graduates has accomplished part of their degree abroad. All newly appointed professors have significant international experience.
UCLouvain has an extensive number of partnerships with universities across all continents. It has a long history of working with universities in Africa and South America and has its own NGO, Louvain Cooperation, to foster transfer of knowledge in the service of development. UCLouvain is also actively involved in university networks. For example, it currently holds the presidency of the ‘Guild of European Research-Intensive Universities’, and it formed the alliance ‘Circle U.’ in the context of the European Universities initiative with the University of Oslo, Aarhus University, Université de Paris, University of Belgrade, King’s College London and Humboldt University of Berlin.
Internationalization is carried out collectively at UCLouvain with the participation of all central administration services, the 14 faculties and the 21 research institutes. In this landscape, the International Office is in constant interactions with other entities and plays a key role in shaping and implementing international policies as well as coordinating international actions. The International Office is currently composed of 18 persons and its specific missions include support to staff members for the submission and management of grant proposals (Erasmus+ and other internationalization funds), monitoring at the institutional level of the university’s internationalization process, coordination of mobility programs, support for the welcoming and integration of international students, monitoring and prospection of international partnerships, preparation and follow-up of incoming and outgoing institutional visits, coordination of actions towards refugee students and scholars at risk, and liaising with university associations and funding bodies.
The Director of administration will manage the International Office, under the authority of the General Administrator, and will work in close collaboration with the Pro-rector in charge of international affairs.
As part of his or her activities, the Director of the International Office will
- Manage the International Office, including :
- Advise the authorities and university entities on matters related to international affairs and policies :
- Implement international policies through efficient internal processes across the university and in interaction with other entities within UCLouvain :
- Contribute to the university’s international outreach through interactions with various stakeholders at the national and international level :
Qualification: At least Master level or equivalent.
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