The AIEA internship program provides meaningful, practical work and professional development opportunities at the annual conference. AIEA, the Association of International Education Administrators, is a professional organization that serves leaders in international education. The AIEA Annual Conference is an event that brings senior international officers from all over the world together for provocative, relevant and rewarding dialogue and networking.
While AIEA is committed to a safe in-person conference in February, we highly encourage intern applicants who are able to be flexible and be able to pivot to an online or hybrid format.
AIEA is now accepting applications for four interns that will oversee a variety of functions. Interns play a critical role in ensuring the conference’s success. All positions require a high level of organization and leadership skills for tasks including:
**Volunteer Recruitment and Management – Recruit volunteers from local college campuses within an hour of the conference, Train and manage a volunteer staff of 40-50 individuals, oversee staffing and logistical needs for the duration of the entire conference.
** Event Planning – Assist in managing and scheduling volunteers, serve as point person on logistics for events, and escort high-level guests and speakers for the duration of the entire conference.
** Session Monitoring – Oversee logistics for 50+ conference sessions and workshops for the duration of the conference.
** Technology Assistance – Work with audiovisual staff to assist and review session logistics and track equipment usage. Work closely with conference speakers on individual technology issues related to laptops, PowerPoint presentations, and projectors for the duration of the conference.
LOCATION: Sheraton New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA (February 20-23, 2022)
About AIEA: The Association of International Education Administrators is a member organization that equips leaders to shape the future of higher education in a global context. AIEA advances strategic transformational approaches to internationalization of higher education; empowers those who lead such efforts; convenes global conversation on key issues; and partners with other organizations around the world to develop sustainable and forward-looking perspectives.
The Association of International Education Administrators (AIEA), a membership organization formed in November 1982, is composed of institutional leaders engaged in advancing the international dimensions of higher education. The purposes of the Association are to: provide an effective voice on significant issues within international education at all levels; improve and promote international education programming and administration within institutions of higher education; stablish and maintain a professional network among international education institutional leaders; and cooperate in appropriate ways with other national and international groups having similar interests.