Social Sciences Study Abroad Mentor

INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY: Social Sciences Study Abroad Peer Mentor Application 2019-2020 (CLOSED)

 

Gone abroad and loved your experience? Help others experience it too!
Applications for the 2019-2020 year CLOSED. Please check back in the future for updates.

 

Now Seeking: Social Sciences Study Abroad Peer Mentor

 

 

Application Deadline: FRIDAY, APRIL 19, 2019 at 11:59PM (PDT)

 

Compensation:

Peer Mentors will enroll in a Soc Sci 199 course and may earn 2-4 units towards graduation. 

Duties:
  • Advising - work closely with social sciences majors to identify abroad programs and mentor students through the application process
  • Administrative - assist with record keeping of approved coursework
  • Research - work with the Social Sciences Academic Advisors to gather data, analyze what prevents students from considering study abroad, and implement pathways to increase participation
  • Outreach - promote abroad programs through informational sessions and creating materials for distribution
     
Required:
  • Must be a student for the 2019 - 2020 academic year
  • Declared major in the School of Social Sciences
  • Returnee from a study abroad experience (EAP or IOP)
  • Preference is given to candidates with a 3.0 overall GPA and above
     
Time Commitment:
  • Regular office hours: Fall 2019 - Spring 2020
  • Average 5 hours per week (some evenings)
     

 

APPLY HERE: Online Application CLOSED.

 For any questions, please email Academic Advisor, Katrina Tomas at ktomas@uci.edu

 

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