Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) is a top-ranked U.S. university known particularly for research and graduate education in engineering and computer science. In 2011, CMU signed a 10-year agreement with the Government of Rwanda to open a branch of its College of Engineering in Kigali known as Carnegie Mellon University-Africa in Rwanda (CMU-Africa). Offering two master’s degrees, the Master of Science in Information Technology (MSIT) and the Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering (MS ECE), CMU-Africa now has 145 alumni and over 130 current students from 15 countries.
The Student Services Officer will be responsible for coordinating and implementing a student support services program that ensures students receive a holistic educational experience throughout the degree program that addresses their professional, social and personal needs. S/he will also assist in the development and implementation of different activities and events for the students, on and off campus, that cater to the diverse student population represented at CMU-Africa in Rwanda.