Graduates

The international studies major at George Fox prepares students for work in a host of internationally focused areas, including government agencies, international business, foreign missions and service, nonprofit administration, and international education.

Positions George Fox international studies majors have held or are currently holding:

Business

  • Account Manager, FMYI
  • Accounting Assistant, GB Synergy
  • Accounting Clerk, Wauna Federal Credit Union
  • Bilingual Customer Service Representative, AAA Oregon/Idaho
  • Creative Lead, Mindfly Web Design Studio
  • Engineering Positions, Intel Corporation
  • Finance/HR Administrator, CatapultWorks
  • Financial Supervisor, Cheil USA, Inc.
  • General Manager, NIKE, Inc.
  • Legal Assistant, Miles, Bauer, Bergstrom, and Winters Law Firm
  • Manager, China Office, NEAC, Inc.
  • Market Researcher, CUI Inc.
  • Marketing Coordinator, Planar Systems
  • NW Area Sales Manager, Vital Juice Company
  • Operations Manager, Seattle Coffee Works
  • Personal Banker, Bank of America
  • Product Analyst, A-Dec
  • Product Manager, Sensient Dehydrated Flavors LLC
  • Production Supervisor, Columbia Sportswear
  • Records Clerk, Stoel Rives LLP
  • Reports Analyst, Assurant Field Asset Services
  • Retreat Center Director, Tilikum
  • Senior Consultant, Bates Private Capital
  • Shipping and Distribution Assistant, Columbia Sportswear
  • Small Business Specialist, U.S. Bank
  • Software Engineer, Catalyst IT Services
  • Staff Attorney / Branch Manager, St. Andrew Legal Clinic
  • Vice President of Leadership Programs and Executive Director, Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Vice President, Editorial and Licensing, Alexander Street Press

Education

  • Department Chair, Teacher, Santiam Christian High School
  • Director for the Emeritus Instructional Program, Saddleback College
  • Director of Fiscal Services, Turlock Christian High School
  • Director of University Affairs, University of Washington
  • English Teacher (International): Acadomia, Hubei Polytechnic Institute, The English Tutor Ltd.
  • ESL Teacher, Beaverton School District
  • Graduate Admissions Counselor, George Fox University
  • Graduate Assistant, Eastern University
  • Instructor-ABE/GED/ESL, Rogue Community College
  • JPAE Editorial Assistant, University of Washington Evans School of Public Affairs
  • Librarian, San Jose Unified School District
  • Project Manager, Concordia University in Oregon
  • Project Manager, Yellow Bird Design
  • Research Assistant II, Oregon Health and Science University
  • Spanish Language Assistant, George Fox University
  • Spanish Teacher, Westside Christian High School
  • Teacher (Domestic): Newberg High School, Bend-LaPine School District, Central Catholic High School, Kaplan International, Oregon City Public School

Government

  • Assistant Planning Director & Planner, City of Meridian
  • Biological Science Technician, National Park Service
  • Foreign Service Officer, U.S. Department of State
  • General Services Officer, U.S. Embassy Manila, the Philippines
  • Planning Director, Gem County
  • Program Director, Pennsylvania for Modern Courts
  • Senior Constituent Services Representative, United States Senate
  • Social Service Assistant, State of Oregon
  • Fellow with City of Gresham and Multnomah County, and City of Happy Valley and Clackamas County

Public Health

  • Coordinator of Women's Services, Catholic Charities-AIDS Ministry
  • Dental Assistant, Jill Poulos Family Dentistry
  • Executive Assistant, Pregnancy Resource Centers of Greater Portland
  • Executive Director, Outgrowing Hunger
  • Health Educator, Multnomah County Health Department
  • Marriage & Family Therapist, Creative Solutions Counseling
  • Nutritional Therapy Practitioner, Arise Nutritional Therapy
  • Resident Physician, Florida Hospital East Orlando
  • Social Work, Heartland Alliance
  • Therapist, Morrison Child and Family Services

International Development

  • Global Supply Chain Management Intern, World Vision
  • Language Surveyor, SIL International
  • Language Survey Specialist, Wycliffe Bible Translators
  • Peacebuilding Advocacy Coordinator, World Vision
  • Project Assistant, Global Nutrition Collaborative Research Support Program
  • Project Coordinator, Jordanian Women's Union

Nonprofit Management/Missions

  • Associate Site Director, Word Made Flesh
  • Case Manager, Catholic Charities of Portland
  • Development Director, Youth for Christ
  • Homeless Outreach Assistant, First Presbyterian Church of Hollywood
  • Immigration Counselor, Lutheran Community Services Northwest
  • Missionary: Evangelical Friends Mission, World Gospel Mission
  • National Advocacy Coordinator, TEAR Australia
  • Nonprofit Organizational Management Professional, AmeriCorps
  • Outreach Coordinator, Catholic Charities Oregon Refugee Resettlement
  • Program Assistant, Quaker United Nations Office
  • Program Officer, Mercy Corps
  • Site Coordinator: Boston Food Justice YA Volunteer Program, Presbytery of Boston
  • Site Supervisor, Fresno Covenant Foundation
  • Youth Development, Peace Corps