Hiring Manager Questions: In Alignment with the NAFSA International Education Professional Competencies
Based on the NAFSA International Education Professional Competencies, this set of sample behavioral interview questions is a helpful tool for supervisors when hiring direct service employees and managers in the areas of education abroad, international enrollment management, and international student and scholar services. This tool is not meant to be an exhaustive list, but rather a starting place for strategic questions about an applicant's experience, based on the key competencies needed for the position. You can adapt these questions as needed for your specific hiring context.
If you are a prospective employee in the international education field, these sample questions can provide valuable information that will help you prepare for interviews. Think through how your experiences within international education or outside of the field relate to the competencies.
To download the NAFSA International Education Professional Competencies go to www.nafsa.org/competencies.
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