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International Careers

Any type of career can be international, this community will help you be sure you are ready to undertake an international career with the intercultural and global competencies necessary to be successful. Explore what your short, mid or long term options are for working overseas!

Top 10 skills required in international development and for overseas jobs

This Development Aid Editorial offers some important information about key skills to succeed in an international career

The international development sector offers one of the most desirable career paths which means there will always be plenty of competition that you …

By Rebecca Bell
Rebecca Bell Associate Director of Career and Professional Development for SBS Rebecca Bell
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Considering a Year of Service? Check Out These Resources

If you are considering a year (or two) of service after graduation, there are a lot of great options out there. Doing a year of service is an excellent way to get hands-on experience and explore different career opportunities, as …

By Rebecca Bell
Rebecca Bell Associate Director of Career and Professional Development for SBS Rebecca Bell
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What is Peace Corps’ Training Like?

By Justin Tabor
May 6, 2021

The two main goals of PST are to get Volunteers trained in relevant technical and language skills. So, even if you have no experience in education or health – or have never spoken a foreign …

By Justin Tabor
Justin Tabor
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Professionals In-Residence / Industry Experts

Cristina Sunkel

Professionals In-Residence / Industry Experts
  • Washington, DC
  • Independent Consultant

Featured Resources

The Office of National Scholarship Advisement (ONSA) at UMass helps students (and alumni who are not currently in grad school) …

Support for international students attending UMass or for any student interested in Education Abroad.

Research Opportunities

The Office of National Scholarship Advisement (ONSA) at UMass helps students (and alumni who are not currently in grad school) …