Work for Study Abroad

The Office of Study Abroad team includes positions for several students, including Graduate Assistants, Peer Advisors and student workers.

All current openings will be posted on this website. Questions? Contact Evan at

Last updated February 2014

Director of Study Abroad


Eastern Illinois University invites applications for the position of Director of Study Abroad. The Director reports to the Dean of the Graduate School and serves as the executive officer of the Study Abroad Office. The Director of Study Abroad, in collaboration with EIU faculty, develops the study abroad curriculum and administers all activities to maintain, enhance, and promote study abroad experiences at the University.
For more information and the application:


Graduate Assistant


Graduate Assistantships are managed by the Graduate School. For more information:


Peer Advisor


The Office of Study Abroad will be hiring two new Peer Advisors for the 2014-15 academic year, beginning Fall 2014. Who is a Peer Advisor? They are returning students who have studied abroad with Eastern, and are looking to share their excitement about study abroad with other students. This is a paid position which can be staffed by undergraduate or graduate students.

The full job description can be found here.


Student Worker


Students who receive Federal Work Study as part of their financial aid package are eligible for the student worker position in the Office of Study Abroad. For more information on Student Employment: