graduate assistant study abroad advisor resume example with 3+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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High achieving and professional M.Sc candidate in Health Promotion and Leadership with extensive curricula taken on psychology, motivated to obtain experience within the mental health sector. Experienced in person-centered vacancies with an empathetic character and an easily established rapport with individuals across the globe.

  • Bilingual fluency (Greek and English)
  • Excellent communication, organization, interpersonal and time management skills
  • Extensive educational curricula emphasizing mental health wellness
  • Design and implementation of quantitative and qualitative research projects
  • Basic knowledge of psychotropic medicine and the management of side effects
  • Cross-cultural competence and sensitivity
Graduate Assistant - Study Abroad Advisor, 08/2018 to Current
LacostaToledo, OH,
  • Assisted students in selecting an appropriate study abroad program, consistent with academic requirements and objectives and plan of study.
  • Assisted students with applications for work abroad programs, internships, and scholarships.
  • Organized and kept track of financial commitment deposit payments and payment plans.
  • Served as a resource to students, parents, the University community and others regarding study abroad programs, policies, and procedures.
  • Provided office management assistance, performing clerical duties.
  • Helped produce written materials regarding policies and procedures, program descriptions, financial aid, credit transfer, and academic considerations.
  • Maintained and updated Terra Dotta Study Abroad software.
  • Increased overall team efficiency and productivity.
Site Manager, 04/2019 to 07/2019
AtlantisCity, STATE,
  • Managed groups of American university students observing in Athens Medical Center Hospital and oversaw their safety and well-being during their Program.
  • Managed purchases and expense reports.
  • Maintained flow of coordination and logistics information with the US and Global Programs Teams.
  • Planned, organized and facilitated the observation experiences of the students within the hospital.
  • Organized and executed group meals, weekly excursions and local transportation procedures for students.
  • Held weekly feedback sessions with the students and achieved a 100% referral rate by students (NPS score of 85% versus regional 65% and global 60%).
Law Aid, 03/2015 to 11/2015
Oceanbulk Maritime S.A.City, STATE,
  • Researched documents and publications for case-altering details and evidence establishment.
  • Organized and prepared case exhibits and evidence for trial.
  • Observed strict privacy laws to prevent information breaches and protect client data.
  • Coordinated with multiple departments regarding responsive documents and document retention.
  • Researched cases and attained affidavits to support supervisors and case needs.
  • Reviewed and amended Articles of Incorporation, and was given the opportunity to learn the regulations that an enterprise must work under in order to comply with government laws.
  • Had administrative and clerical duties, ensuring office cleanliness, file organization and served as a first point of contact with clients.
Master of Science: Health Promotion And Leadership, Expected in 07/2020
Eastern Illinois University - Charleston, IL,
  • Undertaking graduate research project on cross-cultural constructions of mental health among American and international students using Foucauldian Discourse Analysis.
  • Currently enrolled in coursework for Drugs and Society, and Health and Aging.
  • Completed coursework in Counseling Research Methods, Professional Orientation, Theories of Counseling, Program Planning Evaluation, Leadership and Ethics in Health Management, Health Behaviors, Epidemiology in Public Health and Statistical Analysis in Health.
  • Paul Ward Memorial Scholarship Recipient.
  • 4.0 GPA
Bachelor of Science: Applied Psychology (Hons), Expected in 05/2018
University of Derby - Derby, UK - Athens, Greece,
  • Completed coursework in Biological, Social, Cognitive, Abnormal, Developmental and Health Psychology.
  • Honor Roll from 2015-2018.
  • Completed thesis titled "A qualitative exploration of cross-cultural constructions of same-sex marriage among Greek and American LGBT members using Foucauldian Discourse Analysis".
  • Presented thesis at the Student Excellence Conference, 2018, Athens, Greece.
  • Candidate for the 2016 Education Awards for the category of Psychology.
  • Graduated in 3 years attaining a 4.0 GPA.

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School Attended

  • Eastern Illinois University
  • University of Derby

Job Titles Held:

  • Graduate Assistant - Study Abroad Advisor
  • Site Manager
  • Law Aid


  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science

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